SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
(Amendment No. 1)
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 6, 2017 (June 22, 2017)
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This Current Report on Form 8-K/A amends and supplements the Current Report on Form 8-K of Genesco Inc. (the "Company") originally filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 26, 2017 (the "Initial Filing"). The sole purpose for filing this Form 8-K/A is to disclose the Company's determination with respect to the frequency of future shareholder non‑binding votes on the Company's executive compensation. No other changes have been made to the Initial Filing.
ITEM 5.07. SUBMISSION OF MATTERS TO A VOTE OF SECURITY HOLDERS.
On June 26, 2017, the Company reported in its Initial Filing that a majority of the Company's shareholders cast a non‑binding, advisory vote for an annual frequency for future shareholder advisory votes on the Company's executive compensation.
On November 2, 2017, the Company's Board of Directors determined that the Company will hold future shareholder advisory votes on the Company's executive compensation on an annual basis until the next vote on the frequency of such vote is conducted or until the Board of Directors determines that a different frequency for such votes is in the best interests of the shareholders of the Company.
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 hereunto duly authorized.
Date: November 6, 2017
/s/ Roger G. Sisson
Roger G. Sisson
Senior Vice President, Secretary
and General Counsel