egan_Current Folio_8K_20170817





Washington, D.C. 20549





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Date of Report: August 17, 2017

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1252 Borregas Avenue,  Sunnyvale, California 94089

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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.

On August 14, 2017, Todd Woodstra, 55, accepted appointment as the Company’s Senior Vice President, Global Sales.

Mr. Woodstra is a seasoned SaaS sales veteran with 25 years of enterprise sales experience, operationalizing high-performance go-to-market strategies. Mr. Woodstra has served as Vice President of Global Channel and Partner Alliances for Nuance Communications, where he managed and executed business in channels and commercial enterprise, self-service, mobile, collaboration, unified communications, natural language speech recognition, voice biometrics, gesture technologies, inbound/outbound notification and voice-to-text transcription. Thereafter, Mr. Woodstra became the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Sales for Interactions LLC, where he led enterprise customer sales focused on virtual assistant solutions.

The terms of Mr. Woodstra’s offer letter, dated July 12, 2017 (the “Offer Letter”), provide for, among other things: (i) a one-time signing bonus of $3,000; (ii) an annual base salary of $200,000; and (iii) an option to purchase 80,000 shares of the Company’s common stock at an exercise price equal to the fair market value of the Common Stock on the date of grant approval, which shall be exercisable at the rate of ¼ of the shares one year from approval and 1/48th of the shares each month thereafter, subject to Mr. Woodstra’s continued employment with the Company.

Pursuant to the Offer Letter, Mr. Woodstra will also be eligible to receive additional annual target variable pay compensation of $200,000, based on a plan to be agreed to between the Company and Mr. Woodstra within thirty (30) days from Mr. Woodstra’s start date of employment.

Additionally, Mr. Woodstra will be eligible to participate in the benefit programs generally available to employees of the Company.

The above summary of the Offer Letter is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Offer Letter.

A copy of the press release relating to Mr. Woodstra’s appointment is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8‑K.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d)  Exhibits









Press release, dated August 17, 2017, of eGain Corporation





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 thereunto duly authorized.

, 2014






Date: August 17, 2017










/s/  Eric N. Smit



Eric N. Smit

Chief Financial Officer
(Duly Authorized Officer and

Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)













Press release, dated August 17, 2017, of eGain Corporation