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AROTECH CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Stockholder Meeting to Be Held on May 8, 2017.


AROTECH CORPORATION
Meeting Information
 
Meeting Type:
Annual Meeting
 
For holders as of:
March 16, 2017
 
Date:
May 8, 2017
Time:
8:00 a.m., local time
 
Location:
PETCO Park Tower Loft
   
Suite 3
   
100 Park Boulevard
   
San Diego, California 92101
 
For directions to the Annual Meeting of Stockholders, please call (619) 795-5000
 
You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in the company named above.
 
This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side).
 
We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
AROTECH CORPORATION
INVESTOR RELATIONS
1229 OAK VALLEY DRIVE
ANN ARBOR, MI 48108
 
 
 
 
   
 
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NOTICE AND PROXY STATEMENT          2016 ANNUAL REPORT
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Voting Items
 
The Board of Directors Recommends a vote FOR each of Proposals 1, 2 and 3
1.
To reduce the size of the Board of Directors to five; and to elect one Class II director for a three-year term ending in 2020 and continuing until his successor is duly elected and qualified:
   
 
NOMINEE:
   
 
01) Lawrence F. Hagenbuch (Class II)
   
   
2.
To consider and act upon a proposal to ratify the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as our independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017.
   
   
3.
To consider and act upon a proposal to approve and adopt the 2017 Non-Employee Director Equity Compensation Plan.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
These items of business are more fully described in the proxy statement. The record date for the annual meeting is March 16, 2017. Only stockholders of record at the close of business on that date may vote at the meeting or any postponements or adjournments thereof.


 
 
 
 
 
AROTECH CORPORATION
INVESTOR RELATIONS
1229 OAK VALLEY DRIVE
ANN ARBOR, MI 48108
 
VOTE BY INTERNET - www.proxyvote.com
Use the Internet to transmit your voting instructions and for electronic delivery of information up until 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time the day before the cut-off date or meeting date. Have your proxy card in hand when you access the web site and follow the instructions to obtain your records and to create an electronic voting instruction form.
 
ELECTRONIC DELIVERY OF FUTURE STOCKHOLDER COMMUNICATIONS
If you would like to reduce the costs incurred by Arotech Corporation in mailing proxy materials, you can consent to receiving all future proxy statements, proxy cards and annual reports electronically via e-mail or the Internet. To sign up for electronic delivery, please follow the instructions above to vote using the Internet and, when prompted, indicate that you agree to receive or access stockholder communications electronically in future years.
 
VOTE BY PHONE - 1-800-690-6903
Use any touch-tone telephone to transmit your voting instructions up until 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time the day before the cut-off date or meeting date. Have your proxy card in hand when you call and then follow the instructions.
 
VOTE BY MAIL
Mark, sign and date your proxy card and return it in the postage paid envelope we have provided or return it to Arotech Corporation, c/o Broadridge, 51 Mercedes Way, Edgewood, NY 11717.
 


 
 TO VOTE, MARK BLOCKS BELOW IN BLUE OR BLACK INK AS FOLLOWS:
E24485-Z69858                           KEEP THIS PORTION FOR YOUR RECORDS
DETACH AND RETURN THIS PORTION ONLY

THIS PROXY CARD IS VALID ONLY WHEN SIGNED AND DATED

AROTECH CORPORATION
For
All
Withhold
All
For All
Except
 
To withhold authority to vote for any individual nominee(s), mark “For All Except” and write the number(s) of the nominee(s) on the line below.
       
       
             
1.
 To reduce the size of the Board of Directors to five; and to elect one Class II director for a three-year term ending in 2020 and continuing until his successor is duly elected and qualified:
 ☐  ☐   ☐            
     
     
                     
 
NOMINEE:
                 
                     
 
01)
Lawrence F. Hagenbuch (Class II)
                 
                       
                       
         
   
For
Against
Abstain
2.
To consider and act upon a proposal to ratify the appointment of BDO USA, LLP as our independent auditors for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2017
 ☐  ☐  ☐
         
3.
 To consider and act upon a proposal to approve and adopt the 2017 Non-Employee Director Equity Compensation Plan.
 ☐  ☐  ☐
         
     
         
         
         
         
         
         
To change the address on your account, please check the box at right and indicate your new address in the address space above. Please note that changes to the registered name(s) on the account may not be submitted via this method.
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Mark here if you plan to attend the meeting.
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PROXY SOLICITED ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF
AROTECH CORPORATION
FOR ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS TO BE HELD MAY 8, 2017

The undersigned, having received the Notice of the Annual Meeting of Stockholders and the Proxy Statement on behalf of the Board of Directors of Arotech Corporation (the “Company”), hereby appoint(s) Yaakov Har-Oz and Thomas J. Paup, and each of them, proxies of the undersigned (with full power of substitution) to attend the Annual Meeting of the Company to be held on Monday, May 8, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. local time at PETCO Park Tower Loft, Suite 3, 100 Park Boulevard, San Diego, California 92101, and all postponements and adjournments thereof (the “Meeting”), and there to vote all shares of common stock of the Company that the undersigned would be entitled to vote, if personally present, in regard to all matters that may come before the Meeting, and without limiting the general authorization hereby given, the undersigned directs that his or her vote be cast as specified in this Proxy.
This Proxy, when properly executed, will be voted in the manner specified herein. If no specification is made, the proxies intend to vote FOR the nominee and FOR proposals 2 and 3 as set forth herein and described in the Board of Directors’ Proxy Statement. If the nominee is not available to serve, this Proxy may be voted for a substitute. This Proxy delegates discretionary authority with respect to matters not known or determined at the time of solicitation of this Proxy. The undersigned hereby revokes any other proxy previously granted to vote the same shares of stock for said Meeting.

SEE REVERSE SIDE. If you wish to vote in accordance with the recommendations of the Board of Directors, just sign on the reverse side. You need not mark any boxes.
PLEASE SIGN, DATE AND RETURN THIS PROXY FORM PROMPTLY USING THE ENCLOSED ENVELOPE.
Address Changes/Comments:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      
(If you noted and Address Changes/Comments above, please mark corresponding box on the reverse side.)

(Continued and to be signed on the reverse side)