This excerpt taken from the EYE 8-K filed Mar 3, 2008.
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On February 26, 2008, at the request of Mr. James V. Mazzo, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Medical Optics, Inc. (AMO), the Organization, Compensation and Corporate Governance Committee (the Committee) of the Board of Directors of AMO approved a stock payment to Mr. Mazzo of 4,370 shares of common stock, in lieu of approximately $100,000 in cash otherwise payable to Mr. Mazzo for his 2007 bonus. The stock payment was effective February 29, 2008. The remainder of Mr. Mazzos 2007 bonus, approximately $450,000, was paid in cash on February 29, 2008.
The Board of Directors of AMO has also determined that Mr. Michael J. Lambert, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, shall assume the role of principal financial officer of AMO effective immediately following the filing of AMOs Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007. This role was previously held by Mr. Richard A. Meier, AMOs President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Meier previously served as AMOs Chief Financial Officer.
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.