8-K 1 f8k022519_optimizerxcorp.htm CURRENT REPORT











Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 25, 2019

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


Officer Compensation


On February 25, 2019, we executed an amendment to the employment agreement with William Febbo. The amendment increased the percentage of his target annual bonus from 50% of his base salary to 60% based on revenue goals and adjusted EBITDA amounts under the terms of our executive bonus plan, as well as adjusted his remaining outstanding unvested options to vest immediately.


Except as described above, the terms of the employment agreement with our Mr. Febbo remains in full force and effect.


In addition to the amendment changes described above, we also awarded $100,000 to Mr. Febbo as a one-time bonus for performance in 2018, in addition to the formula bonus set forth in his employment agreement. Final bonus amounts payable for 2018 for the executive officers, including the special bonus to Mr. Febbo, are as follows:


Mr. Febbo   $294,939 
Mr. Hamilton   $219,028 
Ms. Paramore   $131,781 
Mr. Baker  $124,696 


Finally, we awarded shares of our restricted common stock our executive officers that will vest only upon achieving certain stretch revenue goals in 2019, as follows:


Officer   Number of Shares 
Mr. Febbo   30,000 shares 
Ms. Miriam Paramore   10,000 shares 
Mr. Doug Baker   10,000 shares 


In lieu of a restricted stock award, Mr. Hamilton will be eligible for a bonus of up to $100,000 upon achieving stretch certain revenue goals in 2019.


The foregoing description of the amendment to employment agreement with Mr. Febbo does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the complete text of the amendment to employment agreement filed as Exhibit 10.1 hereto and incorporated herein by reference.




Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers


The information set forth in Items 1.01 is incorporated into this Item 5.02 by reference.


SECTION 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits


Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.


Exhibit No.   Description
10.1   Amendment to Employment Agreement with William Febbo, dated February 25, 2019







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    
/s/ Douglas P. Baker    
Douglas P. Baker    
Chief Financial Officer    
Date: February 26, 2019