Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 2, 2022
MYR GROUP INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
12150 East 112th Avenue
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (303) 286-8000
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.01 par value
The Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC
(Nasdaq Global Market)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 2, 2022, MYR Group, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) intends to put forward a proposal to the Company’s stockholders for a vote at its 2023 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "2023 Annual Meeting") to declassify the Board and transition to an annual election of directors. The Company also announced that the Board has approved amendments to the Company’s Corporate Governance Principles establishing the general policy of a fifteen-year term limit for directors with the goal of furthering the Board’s commitment to Board diversity and refreshment. The press release is furnished hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
The Company expects to detail the proposal to declassify the Board in its proxy statement for the 2023 Annual Meeting, which will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in advance of the 2023 Annual Meeting. This announcement is being provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute the solicitation of any vote for approval of any proposal.
This information shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”) or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) The following exhibit is being furnished with this Current Report on Form 8-K.