SIGMA LABS, INC. (OTCMKTS:SGLB) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

SIGMA LABS, INC. (OTCMKTS:SGLB) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

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On April 19, 2018, Sigma Labs, Inc. (“we,” “our,” “us” or the “Company”) granted John Rice, our interim Chief Executive Officer, three options (the “Options”) to purchase up to 20,000 shares of our common stock under our 2013 Equity Incentive Plan. The Options have an exercise price per share equal to $1.88, $1.54 and $1.48, respectively, which is greater than the closing price of our common stock on the date of grant (the “Grant Date”), and each is fully vested as of the Grant Date.

The Company also agreed: (i) to grant Mr. Rice an option to purchase up to 20,000 shares on each of April 30, 2018, May 31, 2018, June 30, 2018 and July 31, 2018 (each, a “Monthly Option”), so long as Mr. Rice remains an employee of the Company as of the applicable grant date (except that if Mr. Rice ceases to be employed by the Company as a result of a Disability (as defined below), any Monthly Option that has not been granted as of such date (i.e., prior to July 31, 2018) will still be granted on the applicable grant date), with an exercise price equal to the greater of (x) the average closing price of our common stock during the applicable month, and (y) the closing price of our common stock on the date of grant, and will be vested in full on the date of grant; (ii) that Mr. Rice is entitled to a bonus of ( x) 100,000 shares of common stock under our 2013 Equity Incentive Plan if the average closing price of our common stock is $6.00, $7.00, $8.00 or $9.00 for three consecutive months (for a total possible bonus of up to 400,000 shares if each of the foregoing performance milestones is satisfied), and (y) the balance of any portion of the foregoing 400,000 shares if the Company is sold for a price equivalent to at least $8.00 per outstanding share of common stock while Mr. Rice serves as our Chief Executive Officer (or during the 12-month period thereafter); and (iii) that in the event that our Board of Directors determines that Mr. Rice is unable to perform his duties as our Chief Executive Officer due to an accident, illness or other event or condition which physically or mentally incapacitates Mr. Rice for a period of 45 consecutive days (“Disability”), (x) if Mr. Rice ceases to be employed by the Company as a result of a Disability, the Options will remain exercisable for the 5-year term of such Options, unless the Options are terminated to a “Corporate Transaction” (as defined in the 2013 Equity Incentive Plan); and (y) if Mr. Rice ceases to be employed by the Company as a result of a Disability, the Monthly Options will remain exercisable for the 5-year term of such Monthly Options, unless the Monthly Options are terminated to a Corporate Transaction.

As previously disclosed, on February 21, 2018, the Company and Ronald Fisher, the Company’s Vice President of Business Development, entered into Amendment No. 2 to Mr. Fisher’s Employment Offer Letter Agreement, effective August 10, 2015, which provided that Mr. Fisher would become entitled to receive performance-based stock and cash bonuses if certain milestones were satisfied by December 31, 2018, so long as Mr. Fisher remained an employee of the Company as of the date the applicable milestone was satisfied. On April 19, 2018, Mr. Fisher’s Employment Offer Letter Agreement was amended, to which the foregoing December 31, 2018 date was extended to December 31, 2019. No other changes to Mr. Fisher’s Employment Offer Letter Agreement were made to this amendment. Amendment No. 3 to Employment Offer Letter Agreement will be filed as an exhibit to our Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarterly period ended March 31, 2018.


About SIGMA LABS, INC. (OTCMKTS:SGLB)

Sigma Labs, Inc. is a technology company that specializes in the development and commercialization of manufacturing and materials technologies. The Company’s principal business activities include the development of its In-Process Quality Assurance (IPQA) suite of technologies and the commercialization of both its IPQA and materials-related suite of technologies, with its focus on three-dimensional printing (3DP) industry. It is engaged in a range of activities in which it seeks to commercialize technologies and products in various industry sectors, such as aerospace and defense manufacturing; bio-medical manufacturing; automotive manufacturing, and other markets. It offers PrintRite3D SENSORPAK, which is an auxiliary sensor and hardware kit; PrintRite3D INSPECT, which is a software that verifies quality layer by layer, and PrintRite3D CONTOUR, which is a software that assures the as-built geometry. Its other software modules include PrintRite3D THERMAL and PrintRite3D ANALYTICS.

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