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 5, 2018
AMERICAN RAILCAR INDUSTRIES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
100 Clark Street
St. Charles, Missouri
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (636) 940-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2):
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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Company held its annual meeting of shareholders (the Annual Meeting) on June 5, 2018. At the Annual Meeting, shareholders voted on the following proposals and cast their votes as described below.
The individuals listed below were elected at the Annual Meeting to serve on the Company’s Board of Directors until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified.
James C. Pontious
J. Mike Laisure
Patricia A. Agnello
An advisory vote on executive compensation, as described in the proxy materials. This proposal was approved.
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.
Date: June 6, 2018
American Railcar Industries, Inc.
/s/ Luke M. Williams
Luke M. Williams
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer