NEW YORK, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: MDCA) – MDC Partners (the "Company") announced today that it has granted an equity inducement award to Julia Hammond, in connection with her joining the Company. Effective July 6, 2020, the Company granted to Ms. Hammond 150,000 restricted shares of the Class A subordinate voting shares of the Company. The restricted shares will vest on June 15, 2023, subject to Ms. Hammond's continued employment with the Company through the vesting date. The restricted shares are subject to accelerated vesting upon (i) termination of employment by the Company without Cause or (ii) death or disability. The Company granted this award as a material inducement to Ms. Hammond's employment in accordance with NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).
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