SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
January 31, 2013
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 31, 2013, Proofpoint, Inc. (the Company) issued a press release announcing financial results information for the quarter ended December 31, 2012.
This press release is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The information in this report, including the exhibit hereto, is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 of Form 8-K and is not deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the Exchange Act) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. The information contained herein and in the accompanying exhibit is not incorporated by reference in any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, whether made before or after the date hereof and irrespective of any general incorporation language in any filings.
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On January 29, 2013, Tom Cooper, the Companys Executive Vice President, Worldwide Field Operations, notified the Company that he intends to retire. Mr. Cooper is expected to continue to serve the Company in his current capacity while the Company conducts its search for his replacement.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.