CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 2, 2009--
Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of
business consulting services, announced the results of its reconvened
annual meeting of stockholders held earlier today.
The Company’s stockholders voted not to approve Proposal 2 as set forth
in Huron’s amended proxy statement dated May 15, 2009, which related to
the approval of the Company’s Amended and Restated 2004 Omnibus Stock
Plan (the “Plan”). Approximately 55% of the votes were cast against
approving the Plan.
“We and the compensation committee of our Board of Directors will now
review our overall compensation plans, programs and philosophies,” said
Gary E. Holdren, chairman and chief executive officer, Huron Consulting
Group. “Our goal will be to modify our compensation plans, as necessary,
in order to meet the needs of our three primary constituencies: our
clients, our employees, and our shareholders.”
About Huron Consulting Group
Huron Consulting Group helps clients in diverse industries improve
performance, comply with complex regulations, resolve disputes, recover
from distress, leverage technology, and stimulate growth. The Company
teams with its clients to deliver sustainable and measurable results.
Huron provides services to a wide variety of both financially sound and
distressed organizations, including leading academic institutions,
healthcare organizations, Fortune 500 companies, medium-sized
businesses, and the law firms that represent these various
organizations. Learn more at www.huronconsultinggroup.com.
Source: Huron Consulting Group Inc.
Huron Consulting Group Inc.
Gary L. Burge, Chief Financial Officer