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): September 4, 2013



Synacor, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   001-33843   16-1542712

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


40 La Riviere Drive, Suite 300, Buffalo, New York   14202
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (716) 853-1362



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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On September 4, 2013 Synacor, Inc. (“Synacor”) entered into Amendment #4 to the Master Services and Linking Agreement (the “Amendment”) with Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. (“Toshiba”) with an effective date of June 30, 2012.

The Amendment amends that certain Master Services and Linking Agreement dated July 1, 2010 by and between Synacor and Toshiba (the “Agreement”) to extend the term of the Agreement until September 30, 2014.

The foregoing description of the Amendment is only a summary, does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Agreement, which will be filed as an exhibit to the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ending September 30, 2013.


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.


        Synacor, Inc.
Date: September 25, 2013     By:  

/s/ William J. Stuart

      William J. Stuart
      Chief Financial Officer and Secretary