|EX-99.1 - PRESS RELEASE DATED MAY 11, 2012 - Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.||d352372dex991.htm|
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 10, 2012
Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
|7800 Walton Parkway, New Albany, Ohio||43054|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 614-289-5360
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
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|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On May 11, 2012, Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (the Company) announced the realignment of its management team effective June 1, 2012, to support its long-term strategic initiatives. As part of the realignment, W. Gordon Boyd, President of Seating Systems, will assume the role of President of Asian, European & Australian Markets, and be responsible for all interior and seating products within this market and focus on the long-term development of the management team in the Eastern hemisphere.
Gerald L. Armstrong, President and General Manager of Cab Systems, will assume the role of President of North & South American Markets, and be responsible for all interior and seating system facilities in North and South America and oversee our development activities in Brazil.
Kevin R.L. Frailey will continue in his current role as President and General Manager of Global Electrical Systems and Chad M. Utrup will continue in his current role as Chief Financial Officer with global responsibility for all accounting, finance and human resource activities.
A copy of the press release announcing these changes is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 5.07||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
The following are the voting results on each matter submitted to the Companys stockholders at the 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the Annual Meeting) held on May 10, 2012. The proposals below are described in detail in the Companys definitive proxy statement (the Proxy Statement). The number of shares of common stock entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting was 29,063,657 shares, representing the number of the Companys shares outstanding as of the record date, or March 14, 2012.
|a.||The following directors were elected for terms expiring at the Companys Annual Meeting in 2015:|
|Voted For||Voted Withheld||Broker Non-Votes|
John W. Kessler
Arnold B. Siemer
|b.||The non-binding advisory proposal to approve the compensation of the named executive officers as disclosed in the Proxy Statement was approved:|
Shares Voted for
|c.||The appointment of KPMG LLP as our independent public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2012 was ratified:|
Shares Voted for
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release dated May 11, 2012.|
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 hereunto duly authorized.
|Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.|
|May 11, 2012||By:||/s/ Chad M. Utrup|
|Name: Chad M. Utrup|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer|
|99.1||Press Release dated May 11, 2012|