Bloomberg – Amazon Shareholders Narrowly Approve Pay Plans for Executives
May 31, 2022
In spite of being urged to vote “no” on CEO Andy Jassy’s pay package, Amazon’s shareholders narrowly approved it in a Say on Pay vote for their new pay plans. In this Bloomberg article, data from the Farient Advisors Say on Pay Tracker™ is cited to help put this story into context as we continue through this year’s proxy season, which has already seen contentious Say on Pay votes and high-profile losses by companies. What does Say on Pay mean for pay plans?
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