Bluegreen 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
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 17, 2005
Registrant's telephone number, including area code:(561) 912-8000
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
Anthony M. Puleo, 37 years old, has been named the Company's Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective as of August 17, 2005. The Company's Board of Directors approved the appointment on August 17, 2005.
Mr. Puleo joined the Company in 1997 as Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. He was named Senior Vice President in 2004 and Interim Chief Financial Officer in 2005. Prior to joining Bluegreen, Mr. Puleo served as a senior manager at Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Puleo is a Certified Public Accountant and has a B.B.A. in Accounting.
A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, and the information contained in the press release is incorporated in this Item 5.02 by reference.
Raymond S. Lopez, 30 years old, has been named the Company's Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer (Principal Accounting Officer), effective as of August 17, 2005.
Mr. Lopez joined the Company in 2004 as Controller. Prior to joining Bluegreen, Mr. Lopez served as Manager of External Reporting for Office Depot, Inc. and as a Senior Auditor with Arthur Andersen LLP, respectively. Mr. Lopez is a Certified Public Accountant and has a B.S. in Accounting.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(c) Exhibits. The following exhibit is filed herewith:
Exhibit No. Description
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.