SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
June 3, 2021
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)
2900 University Blvd
Ames, IA 50010
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
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|Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:|
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Class A common stock, par value $.001||WK||New York Stock Exchange|
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Item 5.07 - Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
The Company held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 3, 2021. The results for each matter voted on by the stockholders at that meeting were as follows:
Proposal 1: Election of two Class I directors
|Director||Term Expiring||For||Withhold||Broker Non-Votes|
|Robert H. Herz||2024||94,475,300||7,781,142||5,519,971|
|David S. Mulcahy||2024||94,714,244||7,542,198||5,519,971|
As a result, each of Messrs. Herz and Mulcahy was elected for a term expiring at the 2024 annual meeting of stockholders.
Proposal 2: Advisory approval of the compensation of the named executive officers
As a result, the proposal of the fiscal 2021 compensation of the named executive officers was approved.
Proposal 3: Ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021
As a result, the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 was ratified.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized on this 8th day of June, 2021.
|/s/ Brandon E. Ziegler|
|Brandon E. Ziegler|
|Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary|