SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 24, 2020
ECHO GLOBAL LOGISTICS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Delaware 001-34470 20-5001120
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation) (Commission File Number) (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
600 West Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60654
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common stock, par value $0.0001 per share||ECHO||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
(b) On January 17, 2020, Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (the “Company”) received written notice from Nelda J. Connors, a member of the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”), stating that she will not be standing for re-election as a director at the Company’s 2020 annual meeting of stockholders (the “2020 Annual Meeting”). Ms. Connors will continue to serve as a director until the Company’s 2020 Annual Meeting. Ms. Connors’ decision to not stand for re-election is not the result of any dispute or disagreement with the Company, the Company’s management or the Board on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices. The Board thanks Ms. Connors for her many contributions as a director and greatly appreciates her leadership and guidance. The Board extends its sincere gratitude for her many years of service and wishes her the best in her future endeavors.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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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.
|ECHO GLOBAL LOGISTICS, INC.|
|Dated: January 24, 2020 ||By||/s/ Kyle Sauers|
| ||Name:||Kyle Sauers|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|