RFIL RF Industries

Filed: 14 Jun 21, 4:01pm


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): June 10, 2021





(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




 (State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)


(Commission File Number)


 (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)


7610 Miramar Road, Bldg. 6000

San Diego, California 92126-4202

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)


(858) 549-6340

(Registrant’s Telephone Number)



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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, $0.01 par value per share


NASDAQ Global Market


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Item 5.02         Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


On June 10, 2021, Joseph Benoit informed RF Industries, Ltd. (the “Company”) that he will not stand for re-election to the board of directors of the Company (the “Board”) at the Company’s 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “2021 Annual Meeting”), which is expected to be held on or around September 8, 2021, and will retire from the Board upon the expiration of his term at the 2021 Annual Meeting. Mr. Benoit’s decision to retire was not in connection with any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies, or practices.


On June 10, 2021 Marvin Fink also informed the Board that he will step down as Chairman of the Board, effective June 15, 2021. The Board then elected Mark Holdsworth as the new Chairman of the Board, effective June 15, 2021. Mr. Fink will continue to serve as a Director on the Board.







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.


June 14, 2021


/s/ Robert Dawson




 Robert Dawson




 President and Chief Executive Officer