Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) Files An 8-K Other Events

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) Files An 8-K Other Events
Item 8.01 Other Events.

On May 2, 2017, the Board of Directors of Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (the “Company”) rescheduled the Company’s 2017 annual meeting of stockholders (the “2017 Annual Meeting”) for September 25, 2017, which represents a change of more than 25 days from the anniversary of the Company’s 2016 annual meeting of stockholders held on June 13, 2016. Previously, on March 5, 2017, the Board of Directors had scheduled the 2017 Annual Meeting for July 24, 2017. As a result of the new date for the 2017 Annual Meeting, the deadlines for stockholders to submit proposals and nominations of directors as set forth in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the Company’s 2016 annual meeting of stockholders, in the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed on March 6, 2017, and in the Company’s Amendment No. 1 to Annual Report on Form 10-K filed on May 1, 2017 are no longer effective.
Under the Company’s Amended and Restated Bylaws, in order for stockholder proposals, including director nominations, to be presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting (other than by means of inclusion in the proxy materials under Rule 14a-8 described below), the Company must have received proper notice at the Company’s principal executive offices not earlier than the close of business on June 27, 2017 and not later than the close of business on July 27, 2017, addressed to the Secretary of the Company at “Attention: Secretary, Brookdale Senior Living Inc., 111 Westwood Place, Suite 400, Brentwood, Tennessee 37027”. The notice must include all of the information required by the Company’s Amended and Restated Bylaws.
Stockholder proposals intended for inclusion in the Company’s definitive proxy statement for the 2017 Annual Meeting to Rule 14a-8 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, must be received at the Company’s principal executive offices no later than May 26, 2017 (which the Company believes is a reasonable time before the Company begins to print and send its proxy materials), addressed to the Secretary of the Company at “Attention: Secretary, Brookdale Senior Living Inc., 111 Westwood Place, Suite 400, Brentwood, Tennessee 37027.”

About Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD)

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. operates senior living communities in the United States. The Company operates independent living, assisted living and dementia-care communities, and continuing care retirement centers (CCRCs). It operates through five segments: Retirement Centers; Assisted Living; CCRCs-Rental; Brookdale Ancillary Services and Management Services. The Retirement Centers segment includes owned or leased communities for middle to upper income seniors. The Assisted Living segment includes owned or leased communities that offer housing and round the clock assistance with activities of daily life to mid-acuity frail and elderly residents. The CCRCs-Rental segment includes leased communities that offer living arrangements to accommodate physical ability and health. The Brookdale Ancillary Services segment includes outpatient therapy, home health and hospice services, as well as education and wellness programs. The Management Services segment includes communities operated by it.

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) Recent Trading Information

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) closed its last trading session down -0.73 at 13.04 with 3,386,506 shares trading hands.

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