SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): October 6, 2020
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
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607 Shelby Street
Suite 700 PMB 214
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Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (734) 876-8130
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.0001||AMST||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Chief Financial Officer Bonus
On October 6, 2020, the Compensation Committee of the board of directors of Amesite Inc. (“Amesite” or the “Company”) approved the payment of a bonus in the amount of $50,000 to Richard DiBartolomeo, Chief Financial Officer of the Company, to be paid in accordance with the Company’s customary payroll practices. The bonus is in consideration of Mr. DiBartolomeo’s achievement of certain performance-based milestones and for his efforts in connection with the Company’s recently completed initial public offering.
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: October 9, 2020||By:||/s/ Ann Marie Sastry, Ph.D.|
|Ann Marie Sastry, Ph.D.|
|Chief Executive Officer|