West Corporation
WEST CORP (Form: 4, Received: 02/04/2016 18:46:07)
FORM 4
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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Treinen David
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

WEST CORP [ WSTC ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
EVP-Corp Dev & Planning
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

WEST CORPORATION, 11808 MIRACLE HILLS DRIVE
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

2/2/2016
(Street)

OMAHA, NE 68154
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock   2/2/2016     M    1599.2058   (1) A $19.52   (1) 94497.2058   D    
Common Stock   2/2/2016     F    479.7617   (2) D $19.52   (2) 94017.444   D    
Common Stock   2/2/2016     D    0.444   (3) D $19.52   (3) 94017   D    
Common Stock   2/2/2016     M    10337.012   (1) A $19.52   (1) 104354.012   D    
Common Stock   2/2/2016     F    3101.1036   (4) D $19.52   (4) 101252.9084   D    
Common Stock   2/2/2016     D    0.9084   (3) D $19.52   (3) 101252   D    
Common Stock                  80181   I   By David J. Treinen Revocable Trust  

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Units     (5) 2/2/2016     M         1599.2058   (5)     (5)   (5) Common Stock   1599.2058     (5) 149983.635   D    
Stock Units     (5) 2/2/2016     M         10337.012      (5)   (5) Common Stock   10337.012     (5) 139646.623   D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Shares were issued as a distribution in respect of stock units granted under the Issuer's Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plan.
( 2)  Reflects 479.7617 shares withheld by the Issuer at the market price of $19.52 per share for the required withholding taxes associated with the distribution of shares of the Issuer's Common Stock pursuant to the Issuer's Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plan.
( 3)  Reflects cash paid in lieu of fractional share.
( 4)  Reflects 3101.1036 shares withheld by the Issuer at the market price of $19.52 per share for the required withholding taxes associated with the distribution of shares of the Issuer's Common Stock pursuant to the Issuer's Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Plan.
( 5)  Stock units represent notional equity interests in the Issuer credited to the reporting person's deferred compensation account. Each stock unit is the economic equivalent of one share of the Issuer's Common Stock. These stock units become payable, through the issuance of shares of the Issuer's Common Stock (or the cash equivalent thereof), on the date specified by the reporting person, which can be no earlier than five years following the year of deferral associated with such stock units or, if earlier, six months after the date the reporting person separates from service with the Issuer or the date of death of the reporting person.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Treinen David
WEST CORPORATION
11808 MIRACLE HILLS DRIVE
OMAHA, NE 68154


EVP-Corp Dev & Planning

Signatures
/s/ David J. Treinen (signed by Deneen Shadewald as Power of Attorney for Reporting Person) 2/4/2016
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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