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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 7, 2022



Vivid Seats Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)




Delaware   001-40926   86-3355184
(State or Other Jurisdiction
of Incorporation)


File Number)

  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)


111 N. Canal Street    
Suite 800    
Chicago, Illinois     60606
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)     (Zip Code)

Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: 312 291-9966

Not Applicable

(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:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)


Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))


Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share   SEAT   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
Warrants to purchase one share of Class A common stock   SEATW   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC

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

Emerging growth company  

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.  




Item 5.07.

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

Vivid Seats Inc. (the “Company”) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) on June 7, 2022. For more information on the following proposals, see the Company’s proxy statement dated April 27, 2022. A total of 193,410,002 shares of the Company’s common stock were present electronically or represented by proxy at the Annual Meeting, representing 97.99% percent of the Company’s outstanding common stock as of the April 12, 2022 record date. At the Annual Meeting, the following proposals were adopted by the votes specified below:

Proposal 1. Election of Directors

The Company’s stockholders elected each of the following directors as a Class I director to serve until the Company’s 2025 Annual Meeting. The results of the voting were as follows:




Number of Shares Voted For


Number of Shares Withheld


Broker Non-Votes

Stanley Chia

  179,974,271   6,698,869   6,736,862

Jane DeFlorio

  185,251,593   1,421,547   6,736,862

David Donnini

  177,144,935   9,528,205   6,736,862

Proposal 2. Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm

The Company’s stockholders approved the ratification of the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022.








  275   44,228

Broadridge Financial Services acted as independent proxy tabulator and Inspector of Election at the Annual Meeting.


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 thereunto duly authorized.


    Vivid Seats Inc.
Date: June 8, 2022     By:  

/s/ Lawrence Fey

      Lawrence Fey
      Chief Financial Officer