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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 14, 2014
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
5008 Airport Road, Roanoke, Virginia
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code (540) 362-4911
(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)
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INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
At the 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (“Company”) held May 14, 2014, the Company's stockholders re-elected John F. Bergstrom, John C. Brouillard, Fiona P. Dias, Darren R. Jackson, William S. Oglesby, J. Paul Raines, Gilbert T. Ray, Carlos A. Saladrigas, O. Temple Sloan, III and Jimmie L. Wade to serve as members of the Company's Board of Directors (“Board”) until the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders.
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company was held on Wednesday, May 14, 2014. The following matters were submitted to a vote by the stockholders: (1) election of ten directors to serve as members of the Board until the 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, (2) non-binding advisory vote to approve the compensation of the Company's named executive officers, (3) approval of the Company's 2014 Long-Term Incentive Plan, (4) ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2014, and (5) a non-binding advisory vote on a stockholder proposal regarding the ability of stockholders to act by written consent.
All nominees were elected to the Board of Directors with the following vote counts:
John F. Bergstrom
John C. Brouillard
Fiona P. Dias
Darren R. Jackson
William S. Oglesby
J. Paul Raines
Gilbert T. Ray
Carlos A. Saladrigas
O. Temple Sloan, III
Jimmie L. Wade
There were 4,418,426 broker non-votes recorded for each nominee.
The compensation of the named executive officers was approved by the following non-binding advisory vote:
The Company's 2014 Long-Term Incentive Plan was approved by the following vote:
Stockholders ratified the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2014. The vote on the proposal was as follows:
A majority of the shares voted were cast against the non-binding advisory stockholder proposal regarding the ability of stockholders to act by written consent. The vote on the proposal was as follows:
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.
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS, INC.
Date: May 20, 2014
/s/ Michael A. Norona
Michael A. Norona
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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