Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain officers; Election of Directors;
Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain
On December 11, 2019, Nautilus, Inc. (the "Company"), announced the appointment
of Aina Konold as the Company's Chief Financial Officer, effective December 10,
2019 (the "Effective Date").
Ms. Konold, 51, served as the Vice President of Finance for Gap Inc., a
worldwide clothing and accessories retailer, from May 2018 to December 2018.
From March 2011 to May 2018, Ms. Konold served as the Vice President and Chief
Financial Officer for Gap Inc.'s Chinese division. From 2007 to 2011, Ms. Konold
served as Senior Director of Investor Relations for Gap Inc. Ms. Konold holds a
B.A. from Stanford University.
The Company entered into an Executive Employment Agreement with Ms. Konold,
effective as of December 10, 2019 (the "Agreement"). Ms. Konold's initial annual
base salary under the Agreement is $350,000, and she will be eligible for an
annual bonus with a target amount of up to 60% of her annual base salary,
payable based on achievement of corporate and/or personal performance goals at
the discretion of the Company's Board of Directors, with potential for a bonus
in excess of such target for superior performance. The Agreement also provides
that Ms. Konold will receive an initial inducement grant of 200,000 restricted
stock units (the "Initial Inducement RSUs"). The Initial Inducement RSUs will
vest in three equal annual installments on the first three anniversaries of the
Effective Date, subject to Ms. Konold's continued service until each vesting
date. Furthermore, the Agreement provides that Ms. Konold will receive a second
inducement grant of 160,000 restricted stock units (the "Second Inducement RSUs"
and together with the Initial Inducement RSUs, the "Inducement RSUs"). The
Second Inducement RSUs will vest in three equal annual installments on the first
three anniversaries of May 2020, subject to Ms. Konold's continued service until
each vesting date. The vesting of the Inducement RSUs will be accelerated in the
event of a "change in control," as defined in the Agreement, and the Inducement
RSUs will be granted outside of the Company's 2015 Long-Term Incentive Plan.
The Agreement also entitles Ms. Konold to receive sign-on bonuses in the total
amount of $200,000, with 50% of such amount payable upon Ms. Konold's employment
with the Company, and 50% of such amount payable on the six-month anniversary of
Ms. Konold's first date of employment with the Company, subject to Ms. Konold's
relocation to the Vancouver, Washington area. These bonuses are subject to
ratable claw-back should Ms. Konold resign from the Company prior to the first
anniversary of her employment. Ms. Konold is also eligible for certain
relocation benefits, including reimbursement of moving and travel expenses
associated with Ms. Konold and her family's relocation to the Vancouver,
Either party may terminate the Agreement at any time for any reason, provided,
however, if the Company terminates Ms. Konold's employment without "cause" or
Ms. Konold resigns for "good reason" (each as defined in the Agreement), then
Ms. Konold will be entitled to receive certain severance benefits, including
cash severance equal to nine months of her then-current annual base salary and
continuation of the company-paid portion of medical and dental coverages during
such nine-month period.
The foregoing summary of the material terms of the Agreement does not purport to
be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of
the Agreement, which will be filed with the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K
for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019.
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