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): April 29, 2021
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction|
|6060 Parkland Boulevard|
Mayfield Heights, Ohio
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 216-875-5600
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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Name of each exchange
|Common Stock, par value $1.00||FOE||New York Stock Exchange|
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On Thursday, April 29, 2021, Ferro Corporation (“Ferro” or the “Company”) held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “2021 Annual Meeting”). The final results of voting on each of the matters submitted to a vote of security holders at the 2021 Annual Meeting are as follows:
1. Shareholders elected each of the following six nominees as a director to serve for a term to expire at the 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders of the Company and until his or her successor has been duly elected and qualified, as set forth below.
David A. Lorber
Marran H. Ogilvie
Andrew M. Ross
Allen. A. Spizzo
Peter T. Thomas
Ronald P. Vargo
2. Shareholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers, as set forth below.
3. Shareholders ratified the selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021, as set forth below.
4. Shareholders approved a shareholder proposal regarding simple majority vote as set forth below:
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.
Date: April 30, 2021
/s/ Mark H. Duesenberg
Mark H. Duesenberg
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary