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): June 18, 2019 (June 18, 2019)
PROFESSIONAL DIVERSITY NETWORK, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State of other Jurisdiction
|801 W. Adams Street, Sixth Floor, Chicago, Illinois||60607|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (312) 614-0950
(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, $.01 par value||IPDN||The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On June 18, 2019, Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the establishment of a new subsidiary, Kids Enrichment Academy Ltd to enter the K12 education market in China. The full text of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference in this Item 8.01.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 is being furnished pursuant to Item 8.01 of Form 8-K and 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 liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing made by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release issued by Professional Diversity Network, Inc., dated June 18, 2019, announcing the establishment of a new subsidiary, Kids Enrichment Academy Ltd to enter the K12 education market in China.|
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: June 18, 2019||PROFESSIONAL DIVERSITY NETWORK, INC.|
|Chief Financial Officer|