Gorman-Rupp (GRC)

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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
The annual meeting of the shareholders of the Company was held on April 28, 2022 virtually via webcast (“Annual Meeting”). As of the record date, there were a total of 26,079,115 shares of Common Stock outstanding and entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting. At the Annual Meeting, 19,761,767 shares of Common Stock were represented in person or by proxy; therefore, a quorum was present. Set forth below are the matters acted upon by the Company’s shareholders at the Annual Meeting and the final voting results on each such matter.

1.Fix the number of Directors of the Company at nine and to elect nine Directors to hold office until the next Annual Meeting of Shareholders and until their successors are elected and qualified. The voting results were as follows:

NameForWithheldBroker Non-Votes
Donald H. Bullock, Jr.16,799,509895,1702,067,088
Jeffrey S. Gorman17,341,294356,3852,064,088
M. Ann Harlan17,144,983552,6962,064,088
Scott A. King17,563,796133,8822,064,088
Christopher H. Lake16,819,836874,8432,067,088
Sonja K. McClelland17,610,69186,9882,064,088
Vincent K. Petrella17,610,44887,2312,064,088
Kenneth R. Reynolds17,260,604434,0752,067,088
Rick R. Taylor17,074,152620,5272,067,088

2.Approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named Executive Officers. The voting results were as follows:

ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes

3.Ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as independent registered public accountants for the Company during the year ending December 31, 2022. The voting results were as follows: