CPF Central Pacific Financial
Filed: 4 May 21, 3:24pm
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):
April 29, 2021
Central Pacific Financial Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other|
220 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common stock, No Par Value||CPF||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On April 29, 2021, Central Pacific Financial Corp. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders at which the shareholders voted upon and approved (i) the election of eleven (11) nominees as directors; (ii) an advisory (non-binding) shareholder resolution to approve the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers (“Say-On-Pay”); and (iii) ratification of the appointment of Crowe LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021.
The final number of votes cast for or against (withheld) and the number of abstentions and broker non-votes with respect to each matter voted upon, as applicable, are set forth below.
Nominees as Directors:
|Christine H. H. Camp||21,111,033||1,293,333||—||1,725,708|
|Earl E. Fry||21,476,529||927,837||—||1,725,708|
|Wayne K. Kamitaki||21,715,933||688,433||—||1,725,708|
|Paul J. Kosasa||21,403,317||1,001,049||—||1,725,708|
|Duane K. Kurisu||21,982,373||421,993||—||1,725,708|
|Christopher T. Lutes||22,021,477||382,889||—||1,725,708|
|Colbert M. Matsumoto||21,615,423||788,943||—||1,725,708|
|A. Catherine Ngo||21,020,406||1,383,960||—||1,725,708|
|Saedene K. Ota||21,735,760||668,606||—||1,725,708|
|Crystal K. Rose||21,124,150||1,280,216||—||1,725,708|
|Paul K. Yonamine||21,659,647||744,719||—||1,725,708|
|2.||Non-binding advisory vote to approve compensation of the Company’s named executive officers (“Say-On-Pay”).||19,463,264||2,906,452||34,650||1,725,708|
|3.||Ratification of appointment of Crowe LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021.||23,821,917||6,612||301,545||—|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Central Pacific Financial Corp.|
|Date:||May 4, 2021||/s/ Glenn K.C. Ching|
|Glenn K.C. Ching|
|Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and|