Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: October 18, 2014

(Date of earliest event reported)



Vicor Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   0-18277   04-2742817

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification Number)


25 Frontage Road, Andover, Massachusetts   01810
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

(978) 470-2900

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

(Former Name or Former Address, if changed since last report)



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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition

On October 21, 2014, Vicor Corporation issued a press release announcing its financial results for the third quarter of 2014 and the appointment of H. Allen Henderson to its Board of Directors. The full text of that press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and incorporated by reference herein. The information furnished under this Item 2.02, including the Exhibit attached hereto, shall not be deemed “filed” for any purpose, including for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”) or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.

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

On October 18, 2014, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Vicor Corporation (the “Company”) elected H. Allen Henderson to the Board, effective October 18, 2014. Consistent with the Company’s policy, he will serve (a) until the 2015 annual meeting of stockholders, at which time he will be reelected to the Board or his successor will be elected, or (b) until his earlier death, resignation or removal. The Board has determined Mr. Henderson satisfies the independence requirements set forth in Rule 5605(a)(2) of NASDAQ listing standards. The Company is not aware of any transaction requiring disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(a) Financial statements:


(b) Pro forma financial information:


(c) Shell company transactions:


(d) Exhibits


99.1    Press Release of Vicor Corporation dated October 21, 2014


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.


Dated: October 21, 2014     VICOR CORPORATION

/s/ James A. Simms

      James A. Simms
      Chief Financial Officer



Exhibit Index





99.1    Press Release of Vicor Corporation dated October 21, 2014