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 28, 2013
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|Item 5.07||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
The TripAdvisor, Inc. (the Company) annual meeting of stockholders was held on June 28, 2013 (the Annual Meeting). According to the inspector of elections, the stockholders present in person or by proxy represented 120,469,024 shares of common stock (generally entitled to one vote per share) and 12,799,999 shares of Class B common stock (generally entitled to ten votes per share). The number of votes cast for, against or withheld, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes with respect to each proposal voted upon at the Annual Meeting are set forth below.
Proposal 1Election of directors. The stockholders voted on the election of seven directors of the Company, five of whom were elected by holders of common stock and Class B common stock voting together as a single class (Combined Stock Nominees), and two of whom were elected by holders of common stock only (Common Stock Nominees), each to serve for a one-year term from the date of his or her election and until such directors successor is elected or until such directors earlier resignation or removal. Stockholders voted as follows:
Combined Stock Nominees
Gregory B. Maffei
Jonathan F. Miller
Christopher W. Shean
Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
Common Stock Nominees
Robert S. Wiesenthal
Accordingly, the foregoing nominees were elected to the Companys board of directors.
Proposal 2Ratification of appointment of independent registered public accounting firm. The stockholders voted on the ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2013. Stockholders voted as follows:
Accordingly, the appointment of independent registered public accounting firm was ratified.
Proposal 3Approval of the Companys 2011 Stock and Annual Incentive Plan, as amended. The stockholders voted on the approval of the Companys 2011 Stock and Annual Incentive Plan, as amended, including an amendment to increase the aggregate number of shares of common stock authorized for issuance thereunder by 15,000,000 shares. Stockholders voted as follows:
Accordingly, the Companys 2011 Stock and Annual Incentive Plan, as amended, was approved.
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.
|By:||/s/ Seth J. Kalvert|
|Seth J. Kalvert|
|Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|
Dated: July 5, 2013