玻璃刘易斯​​推荐叶子集团股东批准收购格雷厄姆控股及所有相关提案

06/08/21

Santa Monica,加利福尼亚州,6月08日,2021年(全球新闻中心) - 叶集团有限公司(纽约证券交易亚博yabo所:叶)(“叶子集团”或“公司”),一家多元化的消费互联网公司,今天宣布玻璃,刘易斯&Co.,LLC(“玻璃刘易斯​​”)是一家领先的代理咨询公司,推荐股东投票批准与格雷厄姆控股公司(纽约证券交易所股票)(“格雷厄姆控股”)的合并协议。

Deborah A. Benton,Leaf Group的董事会主席,评论:

“与玻璃刘易斯​​,机构股东服务公司('ISS')和董事会所有推荐股东批准Graham Holdings'收购叶片集团,很明显这笔交易的投票是我们所有股东的最佳道路。与ISS的报告一样,玻璃刘易斯​​报告中的调查结果清楚地表明,这笔交易产生的重大和立即价值远远超过可能是通过作为单独的独立实体运作而产生的潜在价值。董事会继续一致建议公司的股东投票赞成合并协议。“

此外,玻璃刘易斯​​加入了ISS,推荐股东批准叶集团的相关提案, including the non-binding advisory proposal to approve the compensation of the company’s executive officers in connection with the merger with Graham Holdings and the adjournment of Leaf Group’s special meeting of shareholders in the event there are insufficient votes to approve the merger at the time of the special meeting.

叶子集团董事会提醒其股东,以至于其投票是必不可少的,每次投票计数都是必不可少的。董事会强烈建议叶片集团股东投票向批准合并协议及所有相关提案,遵循其代理卡的说明。

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你的股份,请联系代理律师,
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免费,1-877-717-3922。

关于叶子组

亚博yabo叶集团有限公司(纽约证券交易所代码:叶子)是一家多元化的消费互联网公司,建立持久的创造者驱动的品牌,以大规模和不断增长的生活方式类别达到充满激情的观众,包括健身和健康(Well + Good,LiveStr亚博彩票APPong.com和MyPlate应用程序),和家庭,艺术和设计(Saatchi Art,Society6和Hunker)。有关叶组的更多信息,请访问www.soulette.com.

关于格雷厄姆控股公司

格雷厄姆控股公司(纽约证券交易所股票代码:GHC)是一个多元化的教育和媒体公司,其运营包括教育服务;电视广播;在线,播客,打印和本地电视新闻等内容;社交媒体广告服务;制造业;汽车经销商;餐馆和娱乐场所;定制框架;和家庭健康和临终关怀。Graham Holdings'Kaplan,Inc。子公司提供各种各样的教育服务,包括在国内外和美国以外。 Graham Holdings’ media operations comprise the ownership and operation of television broadcasting (through the ownership and operation of seven television broadcast stations) plus Slate and Foreign Policy magazines; and Pinna, an ad-free audio streaming service for children. Graham Holdings’ home health and hospice operations provide home health, hospice and palliative services. Graham Holdings’ manufacturing companies comprise the ownership of a supplier of pressure treated wood, an electrical solutions company, a manufacturer of lifting solutions, and a supplier of certain parts used in electric utilities and industrial systems. Graham Holdings also owns automotive dealerships, restaurants, a custom framing service company, a cybersecurity training company, a marketing solutions provider, and a customer data and analytics software company.

附加信息以及在哪里找到它

此沟通涉及涉及本公司根据合并协定和计划的拟议合并(“合并”),截至4月3日,2021年4月3日,公司,格雷厄姆控股和Pacifica Merger Sub,Inc。,A全资拥有的格雷厄姆控股子公司(“合并协议”),可被视为拟议合并的征求材料。与拟议的合并有关,该公司将相关材料提交了美国证券交易委员会(“仲裁”),包括关于附表14A的代理声明(“代理声明”)。代理声明提交了第二届,并于2021年5月6日首次邮寄到公司股东。该沟通不是代理声明或本公司可以提交的任何其他文件的替代品或发送给的任何其他文件Company’s stockholders in connection with the proposed Merger. BEFORE MAKING ANY VOTING DECISION, STOCKHOLDERS OF THE COMPANY ARE URGED TO READ THE PROXY STATEMENT AND OTHER DOCUMENTS (INCLUDING ANY AMENDMENTS OR SUPPLEMENTS THERETO) FILED WITH THE SEC CAREFULLY AND IN THEIR ENTIRETY WHEN THEY BECOME AVAILABLE BECAUSE THEY WILL CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE COMPANY, THE PROPOSED MERGER AND RELATED MATTERS. Stockholders will be able to obtain free copies of the Proxy Statement and other documents filed by the Company with the SEC through the website maintained by the SEC atwww.sec.gov.。本公司提交的文件副本还将免费提供公司网站的可用www.soulette.com.或联系公司的投资者关系联系(电子邮件保护)

征集参与者

本公司及其董事及其董事及某些执行官员和雇员可被视为参与本公司股东关于拟议合并根据审议规则的代表的参与者。有关本公司董事及执行人员及其公司股份股份的股票的信息,截至2020年12月31日止年度的年度报告,该报告载于2020年12月31日的年度报告,该报告于2月25日提交了第二份2021年(由第1号修正案第1号修订第10-章第3021,201,201,201,201,2月30日之前修订),其2020年年度股东年会议的代理声明,该股二期会于2020年4月20日提交,在提交或提交的后续文件中,包括代理声明。有关可能被视为参与者在代理人的人员的资料以及通过担保持有或以其他方式纳入合并中的直接和间接利益的描述,包括在代理声明中,任何此类其他信息将被列入其他相关信息当可用时要提交秒的材料。您可以如上所述获取这些文件的免费副本。

前瞻性陈述

该沟通凭借1995年私营证券诉讼改革法案的含义内的“前瞻性陈述”。该公司一般通过术语确定前瞻性陈述,如“5月”,“愿意”,“应该”,““计划”,“预期”,“愿,”“拟议”,“”目标“,”项目“,”冥想“,”相信“,”估计“,”预测“,”“潜力”或“继续”或负面这些术语或其他类似的单词。这些陈述只是预测。该公司基于这些前瞻性陈述,主要是其目前关于未来事件和财务趋势的预期和预测,以及管理层的信仰和假设。前瞻性陈述受到许多风险和不确定性的影响,其中许多涉及超出公司控制的因素或情况。The Company’s actual results could differ materially from those stated or implied in forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including but not limited to: (i) risks associated with the Company’s ability to obtain the stockholder approval required to consummate the proposed Merger and the timing of the closing of the proposed Merger, including the risks that a condition to closing would not be satisfied within the expected timeframe or at all or that the closing of the proposed Merger will not occur; (ii) the outcome of any legal proceedings that may be instituted against the parties and others related to the Merger Agreement; (iii) the occurrence of any event, change or other circumstance or condition that could give rise to the termination of the Merger Agreement; (iv) unanticipated difficulties or expenditures relating to the proposed Merger, the response of business partners and competitors to the announcement of the proposed Merger, and/or potential difficulties in employee retention as a result of the announcement and pendency of the proposed Merger; (v) the response of Company stockholders to the Merger Agreement; and (vi) those risks detailed in the Company’s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K (as amended by the Amendment No. 1 to such Form 10-K) and subsequent reports filed with the SEC, as well as other documents that may be filed by the Company from time to time with the SEC. Accordingly, you should not rely upon forward-looking statements as predictions of future events. The Company cannot assure you that the events and circumstances reflected in the forward-looking statements will be achieved or occur, and actual results could differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements made in this communication relate only to events as of the date on which the statements are made. Except as required by applicable law or regulation, the Company undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement to reflect events or circumstances after the date on which the statement is made or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

投资者联系方式:
肖恩米尔恩
投资者关系
415-264-3419.
(电子邮件保护)

叶群媒体联系人:
John Christiansen / Nate Johnson
Sard Verbinnen&Co
415-618-8750 / 310-201-2040
(电子邮件保护)

Sharna Daduk.
VP,通讯
(电子邮件保护)


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资料来源:叶集团亚博yabo有限公司