Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 17, 2012



QuinStreet, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-34628   77-0512121

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

950 Tower Lane, 6th Floor

Foster City, CA 94404

(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (650) 578-7700



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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.

As of December 17, 2012, the duties and responsibilities of Bronwyn Syiek, President of QuinStreet, Inc. (the “Company”), have changed. The Company’s client verticals and engineering organization will no longer report to Ms. Syiek and will instead report to the Company’s Chief Executive Officer, Douglas Valenti. Ms. Syiek will focus on various key initiatives. She continues to serve as President, reporting to Mr. Valenti, and as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors.


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.


    QuinStreet, Inc.
Dated: December 17, 2012     By:  

/s/ Douglas Valenti

      Douglas Valenti
      Chief Executive Officer