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) August 14, 2017
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
25 Hendrix Road, Suite A, West Henrietta, New York 14586
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zipcode)
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
Gregory Sichenzia, Esq.
Jeff Cahlon, Esq.
Sichenzia Ross Ference Kesner LLP
61 Broadway, 32nd Floor
New York, New York 10006
Phone: (212) 930-9700
Fax: (212) 930-9725
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On August 14, 2017, Vuzix Corporation (the “Company”) closed its previously disclosed securities purchase agreement, dated August 9, 2017, with the purchasers set forth on the signature pages thereto, for the purchase and sale of an aggregate of 1,500,000 shares of the Company’s common stock in a registered direct offering at a purchase price of $5.75 per share.
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: August 16, 2017||VUZIX CORPORATION|
/s/ Grant Russell
Chief Financial Officer