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): July 23, 2019
SITO MOBILE, LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
or Other Jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)|
Newport Corporate Center, 100 Town
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (201) 984-7085
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report): Not Applicable
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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, $0.001 par value||SITO||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On July 23, 2019, SITO Mobile, Ltd. (the “Company”) announced that it has expanded the size of the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) from six directors to seven directors, and that the Board has appointed Chad Nelson to the Board to fill the vacancy created by such increase, to hold office until the Company’s 2019 Annual Meeting, or until his successor has been elected and qualified.
Mr. Nelson has also been appointed to serve on the Compensation Committee and Audit Committee of the Board.
Mr. Nelson will be compensated in accordance with the Company’s standard compensation policies and practices for its non-employee directors (pro-rated based on his start date), which are described in the Company’s Amendment to its Annual Report on Form 10-K/A, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 30, 2019.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Mr. Nelson and any other person pursuant to which Mr. Nelson was selected as a director, and there are no transactions in which the Company is a party and in which Mr. Nelson has a material interest subject to disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
A copy of the press release announcing the appointments of Mr. Nelson to the Board is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press Release, dated July 23, 2019|
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, thereunto duly authorized.
|SITO MOBILE, LTD.|
|Date: July 24, 2019||/s/ Terrance S. Lynn|
|Name: Terrance S. Lynn|
|Title: Chief Financial Officer and Secretary|