ACTIVE POWER INC FILES (8-K) Disclosing Change in Directors or Principal Officers
(Edgar Glimpses Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors;
Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain
Resignation of J. Noel Foley as Vice President of Engineering.
J. Noel Foley resigned as Vice President of Engineering of Active Power, Inc.
(the "Company"), effective as of January 3, 2014 and entered into a Separation
Agreement and Release with the Company dated January 4, 2014 (the "Agreement").
The Agreement provides, among other things, the following:
· continuation of payment of his base salary for six (6) months after the
resignation date, payable in accordance with the Company's regular payroll
· eligibility to potentially receive compensation under the Company's 2013
management incentive program subject to the terms and conditions of such plan;
· reimbursement for continuation coverage pursuant to the Consolidated Omnibus
Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985, as amended ("COBRA"), for the shorter of (i)
a period of six (6) months after the resignation date, (ii) until he has
secured other employment, or (iii) the date he is no longer eligible to receive
continuation coverage pursuant to COBRA; and
· acceleration of vesting equivalent to an additional six (6) months of vesting
after the resignation date under all outstanding stock option and restricted
stock unit agreements between the Company and Mr. Foley that would have
otherwise remained unvested as of the date of Mr. Foley's resignation.
The Agreement also contains provisions for (i) a release of the Company by Mr.
Foley for all claims, (ii) continued observance of Mr. Foley's obligations to
the Company under his current proprietary information and nondisclosure
agreement, and (iii) Mr. Foley's compliance with customary non-disparagement
covenants. The foregoing is a summary of the Agreement and does not purport to
On January 6, 2014, the Company also announced certain internal organizational
changes and, as a result of these changes, the Company's executive officers are
Mark A. Ascolese, Chief Executive Officer and President; James Powers, Chief
Financial Officer; Randall J. Adelman, Vice President of Global Sales and
Marketing; and Jason Rubin Vice President of Operations. No changes in
executive compensation were made in connection with the foregoing internal
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