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): June 12, 2024
Brilliant Earth Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
300 Grant Avenue, Third Floor,
San Francisco, CA
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (800) 691-0952

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per shareBRLTThe Nasdaq Global Market

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Item 5.07Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
The 2024 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) of Brilliant Earth Group, Inc. (the “Company”) was held on June 12, 2024.

At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders:

(a) Elected the two Class III director nominees, each director to hold office until the 2027 annual meeting of stockholders and until such director’s successor is duly elected and qualified, or until such director’s earlier death, resignation or removal; and

(b) Ratified the appointment of BDO USA, P.C. as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2024.

The proposals considered and voted upon at the Annual Meeting are described in more detail in the Company’s Definitive Proxy Statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 22, 2024.

Each share of the Company’s Class A common stock and Class B common stock entitles its holders to one vote per share on all matters presented to stockholders generally, and each share of Class C common stock entitles its holders to ten votes per share on all matters presented to stockholders generally. Holders of the Company’s Common Stock voted together as a single class on all matters presented at the Annual Meeting.

The following is a summary of the final voting results for each matter presented to stockholders.

Proposal 1: Election of Class III Directors.
NomineeVotes ForVotes WithheldBroker Non-Votes
Jennifer N. Harris
Beth J. Kaplan528,226,9661,125,8724,353,817

Proposal 2: Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm.
Votes ForVotes AgainstAbstentionsBroker Non-Votes

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: June 14, 2024
  By: /s/ Jeffrey Kuo
   Jeffrey Kuo
   Chief Financial Officer