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 24, 2018
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
7700 Forsyth Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
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ITEM 5.07 SUBMISSION OF MATTERS TO A VOTE OF SECURITY HOLDERS
At the 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on April 24, 2018, the following actions were taken:
Jessica L. Blume was elected as a Class II Director;
Frederick H. Eppinger and David L. Steward were re-elected as Class II Directors;
The proposal to approve the advisory vote on executive compensation was approved; and
The selection of KPMG LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, was ratified.
The final results of voting on each of the matters submitted to a vote of security holders during the Registrant's annual meeting of shareholders on April 24, 2018, are as follows:
Election of Directors:
Jessica L. Blume
Frederick H. Eppinger
David L. Steward
Advisory resolution to approve executive compensation.
Ratification of KPMG LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.
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.
April 25, 2018
/s/ Jeffrey A. Schwaneke
Jeffrey A. Schwaneke
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer