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): May 31, 2018
VERA BRADLEY, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
12420 Stonebridge Road,
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Company’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders was held on May 31, 2018. At the meeting, the Company’s shareholders:
elected Robert J. Hall, P. Michael Miller, and Edward M. Schmults to serve as Class II Directors of the Company’s Board of Directors;
ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP to serve as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending February 2, 2019; and
approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company's named executive officers.
Set forth below, with respect to each such matter, are the number of votes cast for or against, the number of abstentions, and the number of broker non-votes.
Robert J. Hall
P. Michael Miller
Edward M. Schmults
Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
Advisory Approval of the Company's Named Executive Officer Compensation
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 thereunto duly authorized.
Vera Bradley, Inc.
June 1, 2018
/s/ Mark C. Dely
Mark C. Dely
Chief Administrative Officer