Washington, D.C. 20549



Form 8-K





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


Date of Report (Date of earliest event Reported): June 8, 2018


Proteon Therapeutics, Inc.

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)


Delaware 001-36694 20-4580525
(State or Other Jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number) (I.R.S. Employer Identification Number)


200 West Street, Waltham, MA 02451
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)


(781) 890-0102

(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)



(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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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).

Emerging growth company [X]


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. [ ]







Introductory Comment


Throughout this Current Report on Form 8-K, the terms “we,” “us,” “our” and “Company” refer to Proteon Therapeutics, Inc.



Item 5.07         Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders


(a)  The Company’s annual meeting of stockholders was held on June 8, 2018.


(b)  The stockholders elected all of the Company’s nominees for directors and ratified the appointment of Ernst and Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018.  The tabulation of votes for each proposal is as follows:


Proposal 1 - Election of Directors


  For Withheld Broker Non-Votes
Timothy P. Noyes 11,378,293 362,429 4,454,522
Garen Bohlin 11,367,590 373,132 4,454,522
John G. Freund, M.D. 11,358,702 382,020 4,454,522


Proposal 2 - Ratification of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm


  For Against Abstentions
  16,167,463 9,493 18,288









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.


  Proteon Therapeutics, Inc.  
Date: June 11, 2018 By:  /s/ Timothy P. Noyes  
    Timothy P. Noyes  
    President & Chief Executive Officer