Armstrong World Industries Inc
ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES INC (Form: DEFA14A, Received: 05/01/2017 16:23:45)

 

 

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Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on July 13, 2017.

 

  ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES, INC.        Meeting Information    
        

 

Meeting Type: Annual Meeting

   
         For holders as of: April 28, 2017    
         Date: July 13, 2017                      Time: 8:00 a.m.    
 

ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES, INC.

MARK A. HERSHEY

2500 COLUMBIA AVENUE

LANCASTER, PA 17603

 

       Location:  

Meeting live via the Internet-please visit

www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/awi2017.

   
        

 

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Voting Items

 

         
  The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following:          
 

1.

  Election of Directors            
    Nominees:                
 

01)

  Stan A. Askren  

06)

 

James J. O’Connor

           
  02)   Victor D. Grizzle   07)   John J. Roberts            
  03)   Tao Huang   08)   Gregory P. Spivy            
  04)   Larry S. McWilliams   09)   Roy W. Templin            
  05)  

James C. Melville

  10)  

Cherryl T. Thomas

           
 

 

The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposals:

 

  2.   To ratify the selection of KPMG LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for 2017.
  3.   To approve, on an advisory basis, our executive compensation program.
 

 

The Board of Directors recommends you vote one (1) year on the following proposal:

 

  4.   To approve, on an advisory basis, the frequency with which shareholders will be presented with the non-binding proposal to approve the compensation of the named executive officers (every 1, 2 or 3 years).
 

 

NOTE : Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof. In their discretion, the proxy holders are authorized to vote on such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any postponement or adjournment thereof.

 

 

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