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): June 13, 2018
PTC THERAPEUTICS, INC.
(Exact Name of Company as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
100 Corporate Court
South Plainfield, NJ
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Company’s telephone number, including area code: (908) 222-7000
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.07 - Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 13, 2018. The final results for the votes regarding each proposal are set forth below.
The stockholders of the Company elected two Class II directors, each to hold office until the Company’s 2021 annual meeting of stockholders or until his successor has been duly elected and qualified, as follows:
Glenn D. Steele, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.
The appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018 was ratified by the Company’s stockholders with 40,516,080 votes “For,” 130,251 votes “Against,” and 8,845 votes “Abstained.”
The non-binding advisory proposal on named executive officer compensation was approved by the Company’s stockholders with 33,040,595 votes “For,” 604,299 votes “Against,” 19,055 votes “Abstained,” and 6,991,227 broker non-votes.
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.
PTC Therapeutics, Inc.
Date: June 14, 2018
/s/ Christine Utter
Principal Financial Officer