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): April 27, 2022
GLACIER BANCORP, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction |
|(IRS Employer |
|49 Commons Loop||Kalispell,||Montana||59901|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
|(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)|
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 par value||GBCI||The New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.
On April 27, 2022, the shareholders of Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”), approved an amendment (the “Articles Amendment”) to the Company’s Restated Articles of Incorporation (the “Articles”) to increase the authorized shares of common stock, $0.01 par value per share, from 117,187,500 to 234,000,000.
The Articles Amendment was filed with the Montana Secretary of State on April 28, 2022.
A copy of the Articles Amendment is included as Exhibit 3.1 to this current report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference.
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (“Annual Meeting”) of the Company was held virtually on April 27, 2022. The following matters were voted upon at the Annual Meeting:
1.The election of nine directors to serve on the board of directors until the 2023 annual meeting;
2.An amendment to the Restated Articles of Incorporation to increase the authorized number of shares of common stock, $0.01 par value per share, from 117,187,500 to 234,000,000;
3.An advisory (non-binding) resolution to approve the compensation of the Company’s Named Executive Officers; and
4.The appointment of BKD, LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022.
The following is a summary of the voting results for the matters voted upon by the shareholders:
1. Election of Directors
David C. Boyles
Robert A. Cashell, Jr.
Randall M. Chesler
Sherry L. Cladouhos
Annie M. Goodwin
Kristen L. Heck
Michael B. Hormaechea
Craig A. Langel
Douglas J. McBride
Receiving a plurality of the votes cast, those nominated are the newly elected directors of the Company. The elected directors will hold office until their successors are elected and qualified or until they resign or are removed from office.
2. An Amendment to the Restated Articles of Incorporation to Increase the Authorized Number of Shares of Common Stock from 117,187,500 to 234,000,000
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
The amendment to the Restated Articles of Incorporation to increase the authorized number of shares of Common Stock from 117,187,500 to 234,000,000 is approved.
3. Advisory (Non-Binding) Resolution to Approve Named Executive Compensation
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions||Broker Non-Votes|
The advisory resolution to approve the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers is approved.
4. Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
|Votes For||Votes Against||Abstentions|
BKD, LLP is ratified as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022.
Item 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
See Exhibit Index below.
104 Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)
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.
|Dated:||April 29, 2022||GLACIER BANCORP, INC.|
|/s/ Randall M. Chesler|
|By:||Randall M. Chesler|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|