BERKLEY RESOURCES INC 8-K 2010
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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):
March 18, 2010
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On March 18, 2010, Barnes & Noble, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that William J. Lynch, Jr. has been named Chief Executive Officer of the Company, succeeding Stephen Riggio, who will remain Vice Chairman. On March 18, 2010, the Company also announced the promotion of Chief Operating Officer Mitchell S. Klipper to Chief Executive Officer of the Company’s retail group, which encompasses the Barnes & Noble retail business and the Barnes & Noble College Booksellers business.
A copy of the press release announcing the events described above is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated in this report by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) The following exhibit is filed as a part of this Report.
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 thereunto duly authorized.