IPDN Professional Diversity Network


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Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

On June 14, 2021, Professional Diversity Network, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). A total of 9,445,325 shares of common stock constituting a quorum, were represented in person or by valid proxies at the Annual Meeting. The final results for each of the matters submitted to a vote of stockholders at the Annual Meeting, as set forth in the Definitive Proxy Statement, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on April 30, 2021, are as follows:

Proposal 1: The Company’s stockholders elected the following five nominees as directors, to serve until the next annual meeting of stockholders of the Company and until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified, by the following vote:

NameForWithheldBroker Non-Votes
Michael Belsky8,349,68286,2151,009,428
Haibin Gong8,376,79159,1061,009,428
Grace Reyes8,361,10974,7881,009,428
Courtney Shea8,347,28288,6151,009,428
Hao (Howard) Zhang8,376,71159,1861,009,428

Proposal 2: The Company’s stockholders voted to ratify the appointment of Ciro E. Adams, CPA, LLC as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 by the following vote:


Proposal 3: The Company’s stockholders voted to ratify the compensation of our named executive officers by the following vote:


Proposal 4: The Company’s stockholders voted to approve the Amended and Restated Professional Diversity Network, Inc. 2013 Equity Compensation Plan by the following vote: