SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 25, 2011
Intrepid Potash, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
707 17th Street, Suite 4200
Denver, Colorado 80202
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
An annual meeting of the stockholders of Intrepid Potash, Inc. (the Corporation) was held on May 25, 2011. Stockholders voted to elect both nominees for director, ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Corporations independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011, approved, by non-binding, advisory vote, the Corporations executive compensation and recommended by non-binding, advisory vote, that the Corporation hold an advisory vote on executive compensation annually. The matters that were voted upon at the Corporations annual meeting of stockholders, and the number of votes cast for and against, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes as to each such matter, where applicable, are set forth below.
Proposal #1 Election of two Class III Directors
Following the meeting, the following Class I and Class II Directors continued in office:
Class I Directors (whose terms expire at the 2012 annual meeting of stockholders)
Chris A. Elliott
Class II Directors (whose terms expire at the 2013 annual meeting of stockholders)
J. Landis Martin
Barth E. Whitham
Proposal #2 Ratification of the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Corporations independent auditors for the 2011 fiscal year ending December 31, 2011
Proposal #3 Approval by non-binding, advisory vote, executive compensation
Proposal #4 Recommendation, by non-binding, advisory vote, the frequency of the non-binding, advisory vote on executive compensation
On May 25, 2011, following the annual meeting of stockholders, the Corporations Board of Directors determined to hold an advisory vote on executive compensation annually until the next required stockholder vote on the frequency of stockholder votes on executive compensation.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Corporation has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.