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): May 24, 2018
EMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
10375 Professional Circle
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number including area code: (888) 682-6671
No change since last report
(Former Name or Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Section 5 – Corporate Governance and Management
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The matters that were voted upon at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “2018 Annual Meeting”) of Employer Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”), and the number of votes cast for, against or withheld, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes as to each such matter, where applicable, are set forth below.
At the 2018 Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders (i) elected the Company’s nominees for director; (ii) approved, on an advisory (non-binding) basis, the Company’s executive compensation; (iii) approved an amendment to the Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation to declassify the Board of Directors; (iv) approved amendments to the Amended and Restated Articles of Incorporation to allow Stockholder amendments to the Bylaws and other immaterial amendments; and (v) ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.
Election of two directors to serve until the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders:
Valerie R. Glenn
Prasanna G. Dhoré
Advisory (non-binding) vote approving the Company’s named executive officer compensation:
3A. To approve the amendment to declassify the Board of Directors:
3B. To approve the amendments on amending the Bylaws and other amendments:
4. Ratification of the appointment of Ernst &Young LLP as the Company’s independent accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018:
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.
EMPLOYERS HOLDINGS, INC.
May 25, 2018
/s/ Lenard T. Ormsby
Lenard T. Ormsby
Executive Vice President,
Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel