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): October 29, 2015
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|Item 5.02.||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
Departure of Douglas K. Thede
As previously disclosed, (i) in August 2015, Phong Le succeeded Douglas K. Thede as Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of MicroStrategy Incorporated (the Company), with Mr. Thede continuing to serve as the Companys principal accounting officer until Mr. Thedes departure from the Company, and (ii) in October 2015, Mr. Thede informed the Company that he intended to depart the Company shortly following the filing of the Companys Form 10-Q for the third quarter of 2015 (the 10-Q for the Third Quarter).
The Company filed its 10-Q for the Third Quarter on October 29, 2015, and Mr. Thede departed the Company on October 29, 2015 following such filing. Effective upon Mr. Thedes departure, Mr. Le assumed the role of the Companys principal accounting officer.
Cash Bonus Award to Chief Technology Officer
On November 3, 2015, the Chief Executive Officer of the Company determined a cash bonus award to Timothy E. Lang, the Companys Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, in the amount of $150,000.
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.
|Date: November 4, 2015||MicroStrategy Incorporated|
|Title:||Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer|