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 24, 2012
Getty Realty Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
Registrant’s Telephone Number, including area code: (516) 478-5400
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Item 5.07 - Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
The 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company was held on May 24, 2012 (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting, the stockholders voted on the following items:
Proposal 1: Election of Directors
Elected the following nominees to serve on the Board of Directors until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until their respective successors are elected and qualify:
Proposal 2: Approval of the Compensation of our Named Executive Officers
Approved, on an advisory basis (non-binding), the compensation of the Company's named executive officers as described in the Compensation Discussion and Analysis and the accompanying tables in the proxy statement (“Say on Pay”) for the Annual Meeting. There were 20,729,145 votes cast for the proposal, 534,412 votes cast against the proposal, 204,766 abstentions and 8,586,786 broker non-votes.
Proposal 3: Ratification of the Appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
Ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2012. There were 29,665,858 votes cast for the appointment, 243,369 votes cast against the appointment, 145,882 abstentions and no broker non-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 hereunto duly authorized.