SWX Southwest Gas
Filed: 10 May 21, 5:15pm
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) May 6, 2021
SOUTHWEST GAS HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)||(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)|
8360 S. Durango Drive
Post Office Box 98510
Las Vegas, Nevada 89193-8510
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (702) 876‑7237
|Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:|
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. Common Stock, $1 Par Value||SWX||New York Stock Exchange|
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) was held on May 6, 2021. Holders of approximately 51,725,324 shares of common stock were represented in person or by proxy. The Company’s stockholders (i) elected each of the persons listed below to serve as a director of the Company for a term that will continue until the next annual meeting of stockholders or until his or her successor has been duly elected and qualified or the director’s earlier resignation, death, or removal, (ii) approved the advisory vote on named executive officer compensation, and (iii) ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm. The following tables present the final results of voting on each of the matters submitted to a vote at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders:
Proposal 1. The election of ten (10) directors.
|Robert L. Boughner||48,238,919||924,335||2,562,070|
|José A. Cárdenas||48,652,597||510,657||2,562,070|
|Stephen C. Comer||48,334,932||828,322||2,562,070|
|John P. Hester||48,757,088||406,165||2,562,070|
|Anne L. Mariucci||46,644,565||2,518,688||2,562,070|
|Michael J. Melarkey||47,030,817||2,132,436||2,562,070|
|A. Randall Thoman||48,644,867||518,387||2,562,070|
|Thomas A. Thomas||48,542,532||620,722||2,562,070|
|Leslie T. Thornton||48,761,896||401,357||2,562,070|
Proposal 2. Advisory vote to approve the Company's executive compensation.
Proposal 3. The ratification of the selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm for the Company for fiscal year 2021.
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.
|SOUTHWEST GAS HOLDINGS, INC.|
|Date: May 10, 2021|
|/s/ THOMAS E. MORAN|
|Thomas E. Moran|
|Corporate Secretary/Legal Counsel|