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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Form 8-K
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported):  June 19, 2020


Commission file number 0-21513
DXP Enterprises, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Texas76-0509661
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)
5301 Hollister, Houston, Texas 77040(713) 996-4700
(Address of principal executive offices)Registrant's telephone number, including area code.
_________________________
Registrant's telephone number, including area code:
(713) 996-4700
_________________________
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:

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Securities registered as to be registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act.
Title of Each ClassTrading SymbolName of Exchange on which Registered
Common Stock par value $0.01DXPENASDAQ Global Select 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).

Emerging growth company ☐

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐
 





ITEM 5.07 SUBMISSION OF MATTERS TO A VOTE OF SECURITY HOLDERS
On June 19, 2020, DXP Enterprises, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2020 Annual Shareholders Meeting (the “Annual Meeting”). There were 17,602,437 shares of common stock entitled to be voted at the Annual Meeting, of which 16,072,006 or 91.3 percent, were voted in person or by proxy. Additionally, there were 16,122 shares of Series A and B preferred stock entitled to 1,612 votes at the Annual Meeting. The results for each item submitted for a vote of shareholders are as follows. The shareholders:
(1) Voted to elect each of the four (4) nominees for director.
(2) Approved, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers.
(3) Approved ratification of Moss Adams, LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal 2020.

The Company’s inspector of election certified the following vote tabulations:

PROPOSAL 1: ELECTION OF DIRECTORS
Vote ResultsFor% For
Withheld
Non-Votes
David R. LittleRe-elected13,145,08596.9%426,1552,500,766
Joseph R. MannesElected13,346,79498.3%224,4462,500,766
Timothy P. HalterRe-elected6,437,24147.4%7,133,9992,500,766
David PattonRe-elected7,673,49056.5%5,897,7502,500,766

PROPOSAL 2: ADVISORY VOTE ON COMPENSATION OF NAMED EXECUTIVE OFFICERS

With respect to the number of shares of Common Stock that were voted for, voted against, and were withheld from voting for proposal #2 to approve, as a non-binding advisory vote, executive compensation are set forth below:
For13,081,205
% For96.4%
Against460,692
Abstain29,343
Broker Non-Votes*2,500,766
Vote ResultsApproved
* Broker non-votes are not included in the calculation.




PROPOSAL 3: RATIFICATION OF APPOINTMENT OF INDEPENDENT AUDITOR

With respect to the ratification of Moss Adams, LLP as independent registered public accountant that were voted for, voted against, and were withheld from voting for proposal #3 are set forth below:
For15,912,687
% For99.0%
Against9,677
Abstain149,642
Broker Non-Votes*
Vote ResultsApproved
* Broker non-votes are not included in the calculation.
 






SIGNATURES
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
DXP ENTERPRISES, INC.
(Registrant)
By:/s/ Kent Yee
Kent Yee
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
By: /s/ Gene Padgett
 Gene Padgett
 Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer
Dated: June 23, 2020