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 24, 2016
RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
900 East Green Street
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Rubicon Technology, Inc. (the Company) held its Annual Meeting on June 24, 2016. The matters that were voted on at the Annual Meeting and the final voting results as to each such matter are set forth below.
Proposal 1: Election of Directors
The following nominees were elected to the Companys Board of Directors for a three-year term expiring in 2019 as follows:
Don N. Aquilano
Donald R. Caldwell
No votes were cast at the Annual Meeting with respect to the two director candidates nominated by Paragon Technologies, Inc.
The following directors, who were not up for reelection at the Annual Meeting, continue to serve as directors following the meeting: Timothy E. Brog, Michael E. Mikolajczyk, Raymond J. Spencer and William F. Weissman.
Proposal 2: Ratification of the Appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as the Companys Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the Fiscal Year Ending December 31, 2016
The ratification of Grant Thornton LLP to serve as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016, was approved as follows:
Proposal 3: Approval of the Rubicon Technology, Inc. 2016 Stock Incentive Plan
The Rubicon Technology, Inc. 2016 Stock Incentive Plan, including the material terms of the plan in accordance with the approval requirements of Section 162(m) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, was approved as follows:
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.
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC.|
|Dated: June 30, 2016|
|Name:||Mardel A. Graffy|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|