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 26, 2011
DIVERSIFIED RESTAURANT HOLDINGS, INC.
(Name of registrant in its charter)
27680 Franklin Road
Southfield, MI 48034
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number: (248) 223-9160
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to Vote of Security Holders
On May 26, 2011, the Company held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting"). At the Annual Meeting, 14,827,276 shares were represented in person or via proxy, representing 78.6% of the shares entitled to be voted at the Annual Meeting and constituting a quorum of the shareholders. The shareholders voted in favor of the four proposals set forth in the Company's Meeting Notice and Definitive Proxy Statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 21, 2011 and mailed to the shareholders on or about April 29, 2011. The final voting results for each proposal are detailed below.
First, the shareholders voted to elect the following directors:
Second, the shareholders voted to ratify the Company’s Stock Incentive Plan of 2011. The number of votes cast for this proposal were as follows: 13,870,976 For; 3,700 Withheld; 952,600 Abstentions and Broker Non-Votes.
Third, the shareholders voted to ratify the Company’s Employee Stock Discount Purchase Plan. The number of votes cast for this proposal were as follows: 13,872,976 For; 1,700 Withheld; 952,600 Abstentions and Broker Non-Votes.
Fourth, the shareholders voted to ratify the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2011. The number of votes cast for this proposal were as follows: 14,336,546 For; 595 Withheld; 490,135 Abstentions and Broker Non-Votes.
In accordance with Section 13 or 15(d) 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.