SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 18, 2021
JOUNCE THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
|780 Memorial Drive||02139|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (857) 259-3840
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.001 par value per share||JNCE||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Jounce Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company") held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 18, 2021. The following is a summary of the matters voted on at that meeting.
(a) The stockholders of the Company elected J. Duncan Higgons, Robert Iannone, M.D., M.S.C.E. and Luisa Salter-Cid, Ph.D. as Class I directors, each for a three-year term ending at the annual meeting of stockholders to be held in 2024 and until his or her successor has been duly elected and qualified. The results of the stockholders' vote with respect to the election of the Class I directors were as follows:
|Name||Votes For||Votes Withheld||Broker Non-Votes|
|J. Duncan Higgons||31,777,408||10,873,423||4,163,492|
|Robert Iannone, M.D., M.S.C.E.||30,977,227||11,673,604||4,163,492|
|Luisa Salter-Cid, Ph.D.||42,584,638||66,193||4,163,492|
(b) The stockholders of the Company ratified the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021. The results of the stockholders' vote with respect to such ratification were as follows:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|JOUNCE THERAPEUTICS, INC.|
|Date: June 23, 2021||By:||/s/ Kim C. Drapkin|
|Kim C. Drapkin|
|Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer|