VSTO Vista Outdoor


Data from SEC filings
Employee count
CEO pay ratio
CEO Salary
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ESG framework mentions

In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
No mentions
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
No mentions
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions

ESG term mentions

In last year of SEC filings
AirCleanConservationEnvironmentEnvironmentalEnvironmental ProtectionGreenHydroLife CycleMaterialsNatural GasNatureOffsetOilPackagePackagingPandemicPlanetPlasticRaw MaterialsRecycledResiliencySuperfundToxicWasteWaterWildlifeAccessAffordabilityBenefitsBlackCharitableCommunityCultureCustomerCyberCyber SecurityCybersecurityData PrivacyDeathDemographicDisabilityDiversityDiversity and InclusionEmployeeEmployee EngagementEmployee RetentionEngagementHealth and SafetyHealth CareHealthcareHireHiringHuman CapitalHuman ResourcesIncidentInjuriesInjuryOvertimePay for PerformancePerquisitesPhilanthropicPrivacyProduct SafetyRecallRecruitRecruitmentReimbursementRetentionRetirementSafetySatisfactionSkillSkilledSkillsSocialStakeholderSupplierSupply ChainSupply Chain ManagementTalentTrainingUnionWomenWorkforceWorkplace SafetyAnti-corruptionAssessmentAssuranceAuditBonusBriberyClassifiedClawbackCommitmentCommittee EvaluationConflict of InterestCorporate GovernanceCorporate PurposeDepartment ofDownward DiscretionEnterprise Risk ManagementEthicsExecutive CompensationExpertFraudGoalsGovernanceHedgingIncentiveIncentivizeIndependenceIndependentInnovationInnovativeInvestigationLawsuitLead Independent DirectorLeadershipLitigationLong-termMajorityMissionOther Public Company BoardsOverseeOversightPerquisitePledgingPoison PillPurposeR&DRecoupReputationReputationalResearch and DevelopmentResponsibilityResponsibleSelf-evaluationSpecial MeetingStewardshipStockholder EngagementStockholder OutreachStrategySustainabilitySustainableTargetsTaxTenureTransparentVoting Rights

Shareholder alignment

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 July 27, 2021, Vista Outdoor Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). On June 3, 2021, the record date for the Annual Meeting, there were 57,568,816 shares of Company common stock outstanding, of which 50,074,544 were present or represented by proxy at the Annual Meeting for purposes of establishing a quorum.

At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders approved the following matters:

a.the election of Michael Callahan, Christopher T. Metz, Mark A. Gottfredson, Tig H. Krekel, Gary L. McArthur, Frances P. Philip, Michael D. Robinson, Robert M. Tarola and Lynn M. Utter to the Company’s board of directors for terms expiring at the Company’s 2022 annual meeting of stockholders;

b.on an advisory basis, the fiscal year 2021 compensation of the Company’s named executive officers;

c.on an advisory basis, that the Company hold an advisory vote on executive compensation every year; and

d.the ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022.

In accordance with the recommendation of the Company’s Board of Directors and based on the results of the advisory vote reported below, the Company will hold a stockholder advisory vote on named executive officer compensation on an annual basis until the next required stockholder advisory vote on the frequency of the advisory vote on named executive officer compensation, which is expected to occur at the Company’s annual meeting of stockholders in 2027.

Set forth below are the number of votes cast for and against or withheld (as applicable) on each matter presented at the Annual Meeting, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes, as applicable, with respect to each matter:

Votes ForAgainstVotes WithheldBroker Non-Votes
(1) Election of Directors
Michael Callahan41,368,453768,75836,6107,900,723
Christopher T. Metz41,900,382236,71236,7277,900,723
Mark A. Gottfredson41,393,956743,24536,6207,900,723
Tig H. Krekel40,681,1571,449,56643,0987,900,723
Gary L. McArthur41,436,220701,05836,5437,900,723
Frances P. Philip41,058,2181,077,42438,1797,900,723
Michael D. Robinson41,408,042725,63640,1437,900,723
Robert M. Tarola41,836,766297,92339,1327,900,723
Lynn M. Utter41,527,293607,08239,4467,900,723

Votes ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes
(2) Advisory Vote on 2021 Named Executive Officer Compensation41,603,525452,082118,2147,900,723

1 Year2 Years3 YearsAbstainBroker Non-Votes
(3) Advisory Vote on Frequency of Future Stockholder Advisory Votes to Approve Named Executive Compensation38,590,64966,4753,401,703114,9947,900,723


Votes ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes
(4) Ratification of the Appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP for the fiscal year ending March 31, 202249,877,913114,48482,147N/A