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)
June 16, 2011
RAINMAKER SYSTEMS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
900 East Hamilton Ave.
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(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(d) Effective June 16, 2011, Rainmaker Systems, Inc. (the Company) appointed Chuck Geiger to its Board of Directors as a Class II director. Mr. Geiger is currently Chief Technology Officer at Chegg, an online textbook rental company. Mr. Geiger brings more than 20 years of experience running technology and product organizations at some of the largest online e-commerce sites in the world, including serving as Chief Technology Officer at PayPal, Ask.com, and Wine.com, as well as VP of Product Development at eBay and other senior-level positions at Travelocity and Texas Instruments. The appointment increases the Companys Board to seven members. Mr. Geigers candidacy to continue as a Board member upon expiration of his term next year will be subject to the approval of stockholders at the Companys annual stockholder meeting in 2012. In accordance with the Companys 2003 Stock Incentive Plan, Mr. Geiger received a grant of 20,000 stock options on June 16, 2011, with an exercise price equal to the closing market price of the Companys stock on the date of grant. Additionally, Mr. Geiger will receive monthly board fees of $4,167 for each month of service as a director and is also eligible to receive future stock compensation for his service in accordance with the Companys 2003 Stock Incentive Plan.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
By: Timothy Burns
Title: Chief Financial Officer