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UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

FORM 8-K

 

CURRENT REPORT

PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE

SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 7, 2020

 

ORBCOMM Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

Delaware

001-33118

41-2118289

(State or other jurisdiction

(Commission

(IRS Employer

of incorporation)

File Number)

Identification No.)

395 W. Passaic Street

Rochelle Park, New Jersey 07662

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (703433-6300

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

 

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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):

Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)

Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))

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

Common stock, par value $0.001 per share

ORBC

The Nasdaq Stock Market, LLC

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in 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) of the Exchange Act. 

 

 

 


 

Item 8.01 Other Events

On April 7, 2020, ORBCOMM Inc. (the “Company”), issued a press release announcing its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held as a virtual meeting in light of the public health threat posed by the coronavirus pandemic and the limitations in many areas that we expect to continue into April 2020.  To be admitted to the annual meeting at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/ORBC2020, stockholders must enter the control number found on their proxy card or voting instruction form previously received. A copy of the press release is filed as Exhibit 99.1.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits:

 

99.1

Press Release of ORBCOMM Inc. dated April 7, 2020.

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SIGNATURES

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.

 

ORBCOMM Inc.

 

 

By

/s/ Christian Le Brun

Name:

Christian Le Brun

Title:

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

 

Officer

 

Date: April 7, 2020

 

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orbc-ex991_6.htm

Exhibit 99.1

 

 

 

 

ORBCOMM ANNOUNCES CHANGE TO VIRTUAL ONLY MEETING FOR

2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS

 

 

Rochelle Park, NJ, April 7, 2020 – ORBCOMM Inc. (NASDAQ: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, today announced a venue change of its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Due to the emerging public health impact of the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), and to support the health and well-being of the Company’s shareholders, employees, directors and our community, the Company has changed the format of its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders from a physical in-person meeting to a virtual only meeting. Shareholders and investors will not be able to attend the Annual Meeting in person.

 

The 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be still be held at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, but in virtual meeting format only, via a live audio webcast. To access the virtual meeting, please go to www.meetingcenter.io/269283961 and enter your control number, as well as the password for the meeting, which is ORBC2020.

 

For registered shareholders, the control number can be found on your proxy card or notice, or email you previously received. If you hold your shares through an intermediary, such as a bank or broker, you must register in advance to attend the Annual Meeting. To register you must obtain a legal proxy, executed in your favor, from the holder of record and submit proof of your legal proxy reflecting your ORBCOMM shareholdings as of the close of business on March 2, 2020 (the “Record Date”), along with your name and email address to Computershare. Please forward the email from your broker, or attach an image of your legal proxy to an email, to legalproxy@computershare.com. Requests for registration must be labeled as “Legal Proxy” and be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, on April 17, 2020. You will receive a confirmation of your registration, together with a control number required to log in, by email from Computershare.

 

If you were an ORBCOMM shareholder as of the Record Date and have your control number, you may vote electronically during the Annual Meeting by clicking on the “Cast Your Vote” link on the virtual meeting website and following the instructions. Whether or not you plan to attend the Annual Meeting virtually, we urge you to vote and submit your proxy in advance of the Annual Meeting by one of the methods described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting to ensure your shares are represented and voted at the Annual Meeting.

 

Please note that the proxy card included with the proxy materials previously distributed will not be updated to reflect the change in venue and may continue to be used to vote your shares in connection with the Annual Meeting.

 

 

About ORBCOMM Inc.

 

ORBCOMM (Nasdaq: ORBC) is a global leader and innovator in the industrial Internet of Things, providing solutions that connect businesses to their assets to deliver increased visibility and operational

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efficiency. The company offers a broad set of asset monitoring and control solutions, including seamless satellite and cellular connectivity, unique hardware and powerful applications, all backed by end-to-end customer support, from installation to deployment to customer care. ORBCOMM has a diverse customer base including premier OEMs, solutions customers and channel partners spanning transportation, supply chain, warehousing and inventory, heavy equipment, maritime, natural resources, and government. For more information, visit www.orbcomm.com.

 

Contacts

Investor Inquiries:

Media Inquiries:

Aly Bonilla

Michelle Ferris

Vice President, Investor Relations

Director, Corporate Communications

ORBCOMM Inc.

ORBCOMM Inc.

703-433-6360

703-433-6516

bonilla.aly@orbcomm.com

ferris.michelle@orbcomm.com