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 8, 2021
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of|
2590 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 95131
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(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, par value $0.001 per share||HLIT||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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). Emerging growth company ☐
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Company held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the"2021 Annual Meeting") at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. The Annual meeting was a virtual meeting held over the Internet at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/HLIT2021. As of April 15, 2021, the record date for the 2021 Annual Meeting, there were 101,087,383 shares of common stock issued and outstanding. A quorum of 89,096,791 shares of common stock was present or represented at the 2021 Annual Meeting. All matters submitted to a vote of the Company’s stockholders at the 2021 Annual Meeting were approved. Those matters were as follows:
1.Stockholders elected seven (7) directors to serve until the earlier of the 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their successors are elected and duly qualified.
|Patrick Gallagher ||73,360,520||2,992,400||12,743,871|
|Patrick J. Harshman||75,647,036||705,884||12,743,871|
|Deborah L. Clifford||75,722,756||630,164||12,743,871|
|Susan G. Swenson||74,411,894||1,941,026||12,743,871|
2.Stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the named executive officers.
|75,346,335|| ||785,486|| ||221,099|| ||12,743,871|
3.Stockholders approved an amendment to the Company's 2002 Employee Stock Purchase Plan to increase the number of shares of common stock reserved for issuance thereunder by 1,000,000 shares.
|75,605,848|| ||711,781|| ||35,291|| ||12,743,871|
4.Stockholders approved an amendment to the Company's 2002 Director Stock Plan to increase the number of shares of common stock reserved for issuance thereunder by 450,000 shares.
|73,248,083|| ||3,059,876|| ||44,961|| ||12,743,871|
5.Stockholders ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for the fiscal year ending December 31,2021.
|88,901,726|| ||95,782|| ||99,283|
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: June 10, 2021|| || ||HARMONIC INC.|
|By:||/s/ Timothy C. Chu|
| || || ||Timothy C. Chu|
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General Counsel, SVP HR and Corporate Secretary