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 8, 2012
(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On May 8, 2012, Kaydon Corporation (the “Company”) held its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”), at which the Company’s stockholders voted on (1) the election of directors, (2) the ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2012, and (3) an advisory vote on executive compensation. The results were as follows:
Proposal 1. Election of Directors
Each of the nominees for Director was an incumbent and all nominees were elected. The following table sets forth the results with respect to each nominee:
Proposal 2. Ratification of Independent Registered Public Accountants
The stockholders ratified the Audit Committee’s appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2012 with the following votes:
The stockholders approved, by non-binding vote, the compensation paid to the Company’s executive officers with the following votes:
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.