BUCA 8-K 2005
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
October 14, 2005
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
Telephone Number: (612) 225-3400
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
On October 14, 2005, BUCA, Inc. issued a press release announcing the appointment by the Board of Directors of James T. Stamas (73 years old) to its Board of Directors to serve as an additional Class I Director. Mr. Stamas was elected on October 14, 2005 and his term commenced on that date. Mr. Stamas has been appointed to the Compensation Committee of the Companys Board of Directors.
Mr. Stamas has served as Dean of the School of Hospitality at Boston University since 1995. From 1973 to 1988 he was with Omni Hotels where he retired as Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer. Prior to that he held positions with Sonesta Hotels and Raytheon Company. In 1988, he founded Stamas Partners, a management consulting company providing human resources and organizational development services to the hospitality industry. He has served as Chairman of the Executive Board for the Whittemore School of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. He is a former director of Yorkshire Restaurants and Panatech Research & Development Corp.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.