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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  June 10, 2020


LendingTree, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)



Delaware   001-34063   26-2414818
(State or other jurisdiction   (Commission   (IRS Employer
of incorporation)   File Number)   Identification No.)


11115 Rushmore Drive

Charlotte NC   28277
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:  (704) 541-5351


Not Applicable

(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:


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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, $0.01 par value per share   TREE   Nasdaq Stock 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) of the Exchange Act. o




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


On June 10, 2020, LendingTree, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). The holders of an aggregate of 13,063,049 shares of the Company’s common stock were entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting and a total of 11,387,011 shares of the Company’s common stock were represented at the Annual Meeting in person or by proxy. The stockholders considered and voted on three proposals submitted for stockholder vote, each of which is described in detail in the Company’s 2020 proxy statement prepared for the Annual Meeting.


The following are the voting results on each matter submitted for stockholder vote at the Annual Meeting.


Proposal 1. Election of Directors


The following nominees for election to the board of directors were elected, each for a one-year term or until their successor has been duly elected and qualified:


  For Against Abstain Broker Non-Votes
Courtnee Chun 9,535,794 699,163 7,285 1,144,769
Gabriel Dalporto 10,203,982 31,157 7,103 1,144,769
Thomas M. Davidson, Jr. 10,183,648 51,443 7,151 1,144,769
Robin Henderson 10,160,037 74,984 7,221 1,144,769
Douglas Lebda 10,180,947 54,214 7,081 1,144,769
Steven Ozonian 9,699,141 536,007 7,094 1,144,769
Saras Sarasvathy 10,184,918 50,147 7,177 1,144,769
G. Kennedy Thompson 10,187,372 47,717 7,153 1,144,769
Jennifer Witz 10,196,925 38,059 7,258 1,144,769


Proposal 2. Advisory Vote to Approve Executive Compensation


The proposal to receive a non-binding advisory vote on executive compensation received the following votes:


For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Votes
7,333,194   2,455,576   453,472   1,144,769


Based on the votes set forth above, the stockholders advised that they were in favor of the named executive officer compensation set forth in the proxy statement.


Proposal 3. Ratification of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


The board of directors’ proposal to ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the 2020 fiscal year was approved based on the following votes:



For   Against   Abstentions
11,272,971   106,079   7,961






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: June 12, 2020  
  By: /s/ Ryan S. Quinn
    Ryan S. Quinn
    Senior Vice President, Co-General Counsel