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 19, 2020
YRC Worldwide Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
10990 Roe Avenue
Overland Park, Kansas 66211
(Address of principal executive office)(Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
|Common Stock, $0.01
par value per share
|YRCW||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
|Item 5.07|| |
Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The holders of our outstanding common stock and Series A Voting Preferred Stock voted together as a single class on all proposals at the Annual Meeting held May 19, 2020. Each share of common stock and Series A Voting Preferred Stock was entitled to one vote.
At the Annual Meeting, holders of our common stock and Series A Voting Preferred Stock voted on the following proposals:
Each nominee under Proposal 1 was elected to the Board of Directors.
Matthew A. Doheny
Darren D. Hawkins
James E. Hoffman
Patricia M. Nazemetz
James G. Pierson
The appointment of KPMG LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for 2020 was ratified.
The advisory vote on named executive officer compensation was approved.
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 thereunto duly authorized.
|YRC WORLDWIDE INC.|
|By:||/s/ Jamie G. Pierson|
|Jamie G. Pierson|
|Chief Financial Officer|
Date: May 21, 2020