Horizon Technology Finance Corporation
Horizon Technology Finance Corp (Form: 8-K, Received: 06/08/2017 16:28:46)

 

UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

 

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

 

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 8, 2017

 

HORIZON TECHNOLOGY FINANCE CORPORATION

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

         
Delaware   814-00802   27-2114934

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

 

312 Farmington Avenue

Farmington, CT 06032

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (860) 676-8654

 

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Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 

Annual Meeting Results

 

On June 8, 2017, Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (the “Company”) held its annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders approved two proposals. The proposals are described in detail in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Annual Meeting as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 20, 2017. As of April 13, 2017, the record date for the Annual Meeting, 11,515,181 shares of common stock were eligible to vote.

 

Proposal 1.   The Company’s stockholders elected two Class I directors of the Company, each of whom will serve until the 2020 Annual Meeting, or until his successor is duly elected and qualified or until his earlier resignation, removal from office, death or incapacity.  The two directors were elected pursuant to the voting results set forth below:
       
     For   Withheld  

Broker

Non-Votes

James J. Bottiglieri    3,793,055   675,139   5,584,566
Gerald A. Michaud    4,140,222   327,972   5,584,566
 
Proposal 2.   The Company’s stockholders ratified the selection of RSM US LLP to serve as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, as set forth below:
       
    For   Against   Abstain
     9,795,653   149,475   107,632
 

 

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SIGNATURE

 

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 8, 2017

HORIZON TECHNOLOGY FINANCE CORPORATION

     
     

By:

/s/ Robert D. Pomeroy, Jr.

 
    Robert D. Pomeroy, Jr.  
   

Chief Executive Officer and

Chairman of the Board

 
 
 

 

 

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