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) June 15, 2020
Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
968 James Street
Syracuse, New York
(Address of principal executive office)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (315) 424-0513
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $.01 per share
The NASDAQ Global Market
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ITEM 5.07. SUBMISSION OF MATTERS TO A VOTE OF SECURITY HOLDERS.
On June 15, 2020, Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”).
At the Annual Meeting, stockholders (i) re-elected Hannah S. Craven, Lawrence E. Hyatt and Alexander Sloane as Class II directors, to serve three year terms that expire at the Company's 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their respective successors have been duly elected and qualified, (ii) voted to adopt, on an advisory basis, a resolution approving the compensation of the Company's Named Executive Officers as described in Proxy Statement under “Executive Compensation”, and (iii) voted to ratify the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the 2020 fiscal year.
The results of voting for each proposal submitted to the stockholders are as follows:
Proposal 1. Election of Class II Directors, Hannah S. Craven, Lawrence E. Hyatt and Alexander Sloane.
Hannah S. Craven
Lawrence E. Hyatt
Proposal 2. Approval, on an advisory basis, of a resolution approving the compensation of the Company's Named Executive Officers as described in Proxy Statement under “Executive Compensation”.
Proposal 3. Ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the 2020 fiscal year.
Additionally, on June 15, 2020, the holders of all of the outstanding shares of the Company's Series B Convertible Preferred Stock voted to re-elect directors Christopher Finazzo and Matthew Dunnigan to the Company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Finazzo and Mr. Dunnigan each will serve as a Class B Director for a one year term that expires at the Company’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held in 2021 or until their respective successors shall have been elected and shall qualify.
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.
CARROLS RESTAURANT GROUP, INC.
Date: June 19, 2020
/s/ Markus Hartmann
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary