Form 8-K





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): April 11, 2011




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   000-16449   94-3046892

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(I. R. S. Employer

Identification No.)

25A Technology Drive

Irvine, CA 92618

(Address of principal executive offices, Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (949) 442-4400


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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ITEM 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(e) On April 11, 2011, the Board of Directors of TigerLogic Corporation (the “Company”) approved the payment of discretionary cash bonuses to Richard W. Koe, the Company’s Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas G. Lim, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, and John H. Bramley, the Company’s Vice President of Operations, in the amounts of $100,000, $70,000 and $40,000, respectively. The bonuses were approved in connection with the Compensation Committee’s and Board of Directors’ evaluation of each individual officer’s performance and the Company’s overall performance for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2011.

In addition, also on April 11, 2011, the Board of Directors approved stock option awards to Mr. Lim and Mr. Bramley to purchase up to 25,000 shares and 20,000 shares, respectively, of the Company’s common stock under the Company’s 2009 Equity Incentive Plan and a standard of form of agreement thereunder. In accordance with the Company’s policy, the grant date for this option is April 11, 2011 and the exercise price of the option is $4.23 per share, which is the market closing price of the Company’s common stock on April 11, 2011. The shares subject to the options vest monthly over a two year period.


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 thereunto duly authorized.


Dated: April 15, 2011     By:  

/s/ Thomas Lim

      Thomas Lim
      Chief Financial Officer