8-K 1 f8k061517_propelmedia.htm CURRENT REPORT
















Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 15, 2017



(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


Delaware   000-55360   47-2133177
(State or Other Jurisdiction   (Commission   (IRS Employer
of Incorporation)   File Number)   Identification No.)


2010 Main Street, Suite 900, Irvine, California 92614

(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)


(949) 251-0640

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)


Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)


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Item 1.01Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.


On June 21, 2017, Propel Media, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a stock purchase agreement (the “Agreement”) with the stockholders of DeepIntent Technologies, Inc. (“DeepIntent”) (each, individually, a “Seller” and collectively, the “Sellers”) and Christopher Paquette, in his capacity as representative of the Sellers (the “Stockholder Representative”). Pursuant to the Agreement, the Company is purchasing 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of Class A Common Stock, Class B Common Stock and Class C Common Stock of DeepIntent from the Sellers. The purchase price for the capital stock of DeepIntent is, subject to adjustment as provided for in the Agreement, $4 million in cash payable at closing of the transaction (“Closing”), $0.5 million in cash payable six months from the Closing and an additional $0.5 million in cash payable one year from the Closing. Additionally, the Sellers may earn up to an aggregate of $3.0 million of additional consideration if DeepIntent achieves certain operating income levels during the years ending December 31, 2018, 2019 and 2020.


Also on June 21, 2017, the Company, certain of its subsidiaries as “Borrowers” and certain other of its subsidiaries as “Guarantors” entered into an Amendment No. 2 (the “Amendment”) to that certain financing agreement, dated as of January 28, 2015 (as amended, restated, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time, the “Financing Agreement”), with certain financial institutions as “Lenders,” HPS Investment Partners, LLC, as collateral agent for the Lenders, and PNC Bank, National Association, as a Lender and administrative agent for the Lenders. The purpose of the Amendment is to amend the terms of the Financing Agreement to allow for the Company’s acquisition of DeepIntent pursuant to the Agreement.


The descriptions of the Agreement and the Amendment are qualified in their entirety by reference to the full text of such agreements, copies of which are attached to this Form 8-K as exhibits and are incorporated herein by reference.


Item 2.01Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets.


On June 21, 2017, pursuant to the Agreement describe in Item 1.01, the Company completed the acquisition of all of the outstanding capital stock of DeepIntent. The information disclosed in response to Item 1.01 is incorporated herein by reference.


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


On June 15, 2017, the Company held its 2017 annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”). The proposals considered by the Company’s stockholders at the Annual Meeting and a final tabulation of votes cast for and against each proposal, as well as the number of abstentions and broker non-votes with respect to each proposal, are set forth below:


1.       A proposal to elect the members of the Company’s board of directors, each to serve until the next annual meeting and until their respective successors are duly elected and qualified.


Director  For   Withheld   Broker
Sam Humphreys   201,545,422    2,500    6,396,247 
Jonathan Ledecky   201,545,422    2,500    6,396,247 
Jared Pobre   201,545,422    2,500    6,396,247 
Marv Tseu   201,545,422    2,500    6,396,247 





2.       A proposal to ratify the appointment of Marcum LLP as the Company’s independent registered certified public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2017.


For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Vote 
 207,934,582    9,587    0    0 


Based on the results set forth above, the Propel stockholders elected Messrs. Humphreys, Ledecky, Pobre and Tseu as directors and ratified the appointment of Marcum LLP.


Item 9.01.Financial Statement and Exhibits.


(d) Exhibits:


  Exhibit   Description
  2.1   Stock Purchase Agreement by and among Propel Media, Inc., the stockholders of DeepIntent Technologies, Inc. and Christopher Paquette, in his capacity as representative of the Sellers.
  10.1   Amendment No. 2 to Financing Agreement by and among Propel Media, Inc. and each subsidiary listed as a borrower on the signature pages thereto, as Borrowers, each subsidiary of Propel Media, Inc. listed as a guarantor on the signature pages thereto, as Guarantors, the lenders from time to time party thereto, as Lenders, HPS Investment Partners, LLC, as Collateral Agent, and PNC Bank, National Association, as a Lender and Administrative Agent.







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.


Dated: June 21, 2017  
  By: /s/ Marv Tseu
    Name: Marv Tseu
    Title: Chief Executive Officer