SCSC Scansource

Filed: 17 Nov 20, 5:00pm





Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 8-K




Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 16, 2020



ScanSource, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




SC 00-26926 57-0965380
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)


File Number)

 (IRS Employer
Identification No.)

6 Logue Court, Greenville, SC 29615

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)


(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)




Title of Each Class





Name of Each Exchange

on Which Registered

Common Stock, no par value SCSC NASDAQ Global Select 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 November 16, 2020, ScanSource, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed Stephen Jones as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective mid-December 2020. Mr. Jones, age 49, previously served as the international chief financial officer of Blackbaud, a leading cloud software company, since 2016. Prior to that, Mr. Jones served in finance and management positions at Lexmark International, an imaging solutions and technologies company, from 2000 until 2016.

In his employment letter, the Company agreed to pay Mr. Jones a base salary of $400,000, a target bonus of 100% of base salary for fiscal 2021, a new hire grant of $800,000 in restricted stock units that will vest over three years, participation in the Company’s long-term incentive plan at a level commensurate with the level of equity awards granted to other senior executive officers of the Company and a relocation benefit of $75,000. Mr. Jones also will participate in the Company’s other plans and programs at a level consistent with his position.

Gerry Lyons, who currently serves as Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will continue in his current role until Mr. Jones joins the Company in mid-December 2020 and, in order to support the transition, will remain an advisor to the Company through January 2021, at which time he will be entitled to severance benefits as set forth in the Company’s Executive Severance Plan.

The full text of the press release announcing Mr. Jones’s appointment is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section.


Item 9.01.

Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d) Exhibits





99.1  Press release issued by ScanSource, Inc. dated November 17, 2020
104  Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)


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.


  ScanSource, Inc.
Date: November 17, 2020  By: 

/s/ Michael L. Baur

  Name: Michael L. Baur
  Its: Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President