SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): May 19, 2017
TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)
3200 Northline Avenue, Greensboro, North Carolina 27408
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants' telephone number, including area code)
(former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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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.
(c) Appointment of Certain Officers
Appointment of Thomas J. Guerrieri, Jr. as Chief Accounting Officer
On May 19, 2017, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. announced the appointment of Thomas J. Guerrieri Jr. as Vice President - Chief Accounting Officer and Controller effective May 19, 2017. Mr. Guerrieri, 44, will be responsible for overseeing the Company's accounting and financial reporting functions. Mr. Guerrieri had previously served as the Company's Vice President - Controller.
Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
On May 19, 2017, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (the "Company") held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders. The first matter on which the common shareholders voted was the election of eight directors to serve until the next Annual Meeting of Shareholders. The results of the voting are as shown below:
William G. Benton
Jeffrey B. Citrin
David B. Henry
Thomas J. Reddin
Thomas E. Robinson
Bridget M. Ryan-Berman
Allan L. Schuman
Steven B. Tanger
The second matter on which the common shareholders voted was the ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017. The results of the voting are as shown below:
The third matter on which the common shareholders voted was the approval, on a non-binding basis, of the compensation of our named executive officers. The results of the voting are as shown below:
The fourth matter on which the common shareholders voted was an advisory vote on whether the frequency of future advisory votes on executive compensation should be held every one, two or three years. The results of the voting are as shown below:
Item 7.01 Regulation FD
On May 19, 2017, the Company issued a press release announcing the election of directors and officers to serve for the ensuing year.
Item 9.01 Financial Statement and Exhibits
The following exhibits are included with this Report:
Exhibit 99.1 Press release announcing the election of the Company's directors and officers.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: May 19, 2017
TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS, INC.
By: /s/ James F. Williams
James F. Williams
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
99.1 Press release announcing the election of the Company's directors and officers.