8-K 1 f8k020218_optimizerxcorp.htm CURRENT REPORT









Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 2, 2018

OptimizeRx Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Nevada   000-53605   26-1265381
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)   (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)


400 Water Street, Suite 200, Rochester, MI   48307
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 248.651.6568



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


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SECTION 1 – Registrant’s Business and Operations


Item 1.01Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement


The information provided in Item 5.02 concerning the entry into a material definitive agreement is incorporated by reference in this Item 1.01.


SECTION 5 – Corporate Governance and Management


Item 5.02Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers


On February 12, 2016, Mr. Febbo and our company entered into an Offer Letter of Employment (“Offer Letter”).


On February 1, 2018, we amended (the “Amended Offer Letter”) the Offer Letter as follows:


1)Mr. Febbo shall continue serving as our Chief Executive Officer;
2)Effective January 1, 2018, Mr. Febbo’s base salary will increase to $275,000.00 annually, and will increase to $300,000 effective January 1, 2019;
3)The option granted to Mr. Febbo to purchase 1,500,000 shares of common stock, which originally vested in 20% increments annually on each of the grant; first, second, third, fourth, and fifth anniversaries of the original grant date, has been modified to vest the increment originally vesting on the fifth anniversary to vest on the second anniversary;
4)We granted to Mr. Febbo 240,000 performance-based restricted stock units (RSUs). The RSUs will fully vest and in a number based on our revenue performance goals; and
5)We agreed to pay all premiums for a term life insurance policy for Mr. Febbo with a policy benefit amount of $4,000,000.


The foregoing description of the Amended Offer Letter is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Amended Offer Letter, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein.


SECTION 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits


Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits


Exhibit No.   Description
10.1   Amended Offer Letter, dated February 1, 2018







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.

  OptimizeRx Corporation
  By:  /s/ Doug Baker
Date: February 2, 2018   Doug Baker
Chief Financial Officer