Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): August 8, 2017



(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)








(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)

110 110th Ave NE, Suite 300

Bellevue, WA 98004


(Address and Telephone Number of Registrant’s Principal Executive Offices)


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Item 2.02

Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

On August 8, 2017, BSQUARE Corporation (the “Company”) announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. A copy of the Company’s press release announcing these financial results and certain other information is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and incorporated herein by this reference.

The information in this Item 2.02 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.


Item 5.02

Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On August 4, 2017, upon the recommendation of the Governance and Nominating Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors (the ”Board”), Robert A. DeSantis was appointed as a member of the Board to fill the current vacancy on the Board. Mr. DeSantis will serve as a Class I Director and as such his term of office will expire at the Company’s 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. Mr. DeSantis was also appointed to the Compensation Committee of the Board.

Pursuant to the Company’s compensation plan for non-employee directors and the Company’s Fourth Amended and Restated Stock Plan (the “Plan”), Mr. DeSantis was granted non-qualified options to purchase 25,000 shares of the Company’s common stock at an exercise price equal to the Company’s closing stock price on the date of grant, which will vest quarterly in equal installments over two years, and received an award of 8,410 restricted stock units, which will vest quarterly in equal installments over one year. The grants shall be subject to the Plan and to the Company’s standard non-qualified stock option and restricted stock unit agreements which have been previously filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”).


Item 9.01

Financial Statements and Exhibits.



The following exhibit is furnished with this Form 8-K pursuant to Item 2.02:


Exhibit No.









Press release dated August 8, 2017







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: August 8, 2017



/s/ Peter J. Biere




Peter J. Biere




Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer