SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) – May 21, 2020
COOPER-STANDARD HOLDINGS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
40300 Traditions Drive
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (248) 596-5900
Check the appropriate box below in the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)
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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 $0.001 per share
New York Stock Exchange
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc. (the "Company") was held on May 21, 2020. A total of 16,884,542 shares of common stock were eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting. The matters voted on at the Annual Meeting and the results of the vote were as follows:
Proposal 1. Election of Directors
The following individuals were elected to the Board of Directors for a term of one year, expiring at the 2021 Annual Meeting of stockholders.
John G. Boss
Jeffrey S. Edwards
Richard J. Freeland
Adriana E. Macouzet-Flores
David J. Mastrocola
Justin E. Mirro
Robert J. Remenar
Sonya F. Sepahban
Thomas W. Sidlik
Stephen A. Van Oss
The nominations were made by the Board of Directors and no other nominations were made by any stockholder.
Proposal 2. Advisory Vote on Named Executive Officer Compensation
The stockholders voted on an advisory basis to approve the compensation of the named executive officers, as disclosed in the proxy statement.
Proposal 3. Ratification of the Appointment of the Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
The stockholders voted to ratify the appointment by the Company's Audit Committee of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2020.
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.
Cooper-Standard Holdings Inc.
/s/ Joanna M. Totsky
Joanna M. Totsky
Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
Date: May 26, 2020