SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 20, 2020
KUSHCO HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|6261 Katella Ave Ste 250, Cypress, CA||90630|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (714) 243-4311
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act: None.
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share||KSHB||OTCQX|
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 x
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|Item 5.07||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
On February 20, 2020, KushCo Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders voted on the following proposals:
(i) the election of five director nominees for a one-year term, such term to continue until the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders in 2021 or until such directors’ successors are duly elected and qualified or until their earlier resignation or removal;
(ii) the ratification of the appointment of Marcum LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2020; and
(iii) the approval of an amendment to the Company’s 2016 Stock Incentive Plan to increase the maximum number of shares authorized for issuance thereunder by 10,000,000 shares.
The voting results from the Annual Meeting are reported below.
Proposal 1 – Election of Directors
Eric Baum, Barbara Goodstein, Donald Hunter, Dallas Imbimbo and Nicholas Kovacevich were elected as directors for a one-year term, such term to continue until the annual meeting of stockholders in 2021 or until such directors’ successors are duly elected and qualified or until their earlier resignation or removal. The results of the election were as follows:
|Name||Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Abstained||Broker Non-Votes|
Proposal 2 – Ratification of the Appointment of Marcum LLP
The appointment of Marcum LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2020 was ratified. There were no broker non-votes on this proposal. The results of the vote were as follows:
|Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Abstained|
Proposal 3 – Approval of Amendment to 2016 Stock Incentive Plan
The amendment to the Company’s 2016 Stock Incentive Plan to increase the maximum number of shares authorized for issuance thereunder by 10,000,000 shares was not approved due to the inclusion of broker non-votes. The results of the vote were as follows:
|Votes For||Votes Against||Votes Abstained||Broker Non-Votes|
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.
|KUSHCO HOLDINGS, INC.|
|February 24, 2020||/s/ Nicholas Kovacevich|
|Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|