Noble Energy Inc.
NOBLE ENERGY INC (Form: DEFA14A, Received: 03/02/2017 16:15:25)


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NOBLE ENERGY, INC
ATTN: COMPANY SECRETARY
1001 NOBLE ENERGY WAY
HOUSTON, TX 77070
Meeting Information
Meeting Type: Annual Meeting
For holders as of:  February 24, 2017
Date: April 25, 2017 Time: 9:30 AM CDT
Location: Four Seasons Hotel
1300 Lamar Street
Houston, Texas 77010
 
 
 
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Voting Items
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR Proposals 1, 2, 3 and 5 and for "1 Year" on Proposal 4.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1.
To elect the ten nominees as members of the Board of Directors of the Company.
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To ratify the appointment of the independent auditor by the Company's Audit Committee.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nominees
 
 
 
3.

To approve, in an advisory vote, executive compensation.
 
1a. Jeffrey L. Berenson
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1b. Michael A. Cawley

 
 
 
4.
To approve, in an advisory vote, the frequency of the stockholder vote on executive compensation.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1c. Edward F. Cox

 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
 
 
 
1d. James E. Craddock

 
 
 
5.
To approve the 2017 Long-Term Incentive Plan.
 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1e. Thomas J. Edelman

 
 
 
The Board of Directors recommends you vote AGAINST Proposal 6.
 


 
 
 
 
1f. Kirby L. Hedrick
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
6.
To consider a stockholder proposal requesting a published assessment of climate change policy impacts, if properly presented at the meeting.
 
1g. David L. Stover


 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
 
 
1h. Scott D. Urban


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
NOTE:  To transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting and any adjournment or postponement thereof.
 
1i. William T. Van Kleef


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1j. Molly K. Williamson