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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 11, 2022 (July 8, 2022)



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware   001-38839   82-5325852
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
  (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)


290 Division Street, Suite 400, San Francisco, CA   94103
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (855) 575-6739


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


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Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13a-4(c))


Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which registered
Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share   SFT   Nasdaq Capital Market


Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).


Emerging growth company  


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) if the Exchange Act.  







Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


On July 8, 2022, Shift Technologies, Inc. (the “Company”) held its virtual 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”), exclusively online via live webcast. At the close of business on May 20, 2022, the record date for the Annual Meeting, there were 84,746,109 shares of the Company’s Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share (the “Common Stock”), issued and outstanding. Holders of 45,506,352 shares of Common Stock were present at the Annual Meeting, either in person or by proxy, which constituted a quorum for purposes of conducting business at the Annual Meeting.


The final voting results for each matter submitted to vote of stockholders at the Annual Meeting are set forth below.


Proposal 1: Election of Directors


The following directors were elected at the Annual Meeting as Class II Directors, each to serve until the Company’s 2025 Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified. The final voting results for each director was as follows:


Nominee  For   Withheld   Broker Non-Votes 
Adam Nash   15,362,185    507,889    29,636,278 
Emily Melton   15,357,469    512,605    29,636,278 
Jason Krikorian   15,362,185    507,889    29,636,278 


Proposal 2: Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


The ratification of the selection of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022 was approved by the following vote:


For  Against  Abstain
44,518,718  542,936  444,698







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.


Dated: July 11, 2022 /s/ George Arison
  Name:  George Arison              
  Title: Chief Executive Officer and Chairman