First Advantage 8-K 2008
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): June 30, 2008
FIRST ADVANTAGE CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
12395 First American Way
Poway, CA 92064
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrants telephone number)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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 ( see General Instruction A.2 below):
Item 5.02(b), (c) (Departure of Certain Officers; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers).
Effective June 30, 2008, JoAnn M. Laing was appointed as president of First Advantage Corporations (the Company) Employer Services segment and will report to Todd L. Mavis, executive vice president operations. Most recently, Ms. Laing was president and chief executive officer of Information Strategies, Inc., a marketing and media company with headquarters in New Jersey. Prior to that, she was senior vice president and chief administrative officer at Sara Lee Apparel. Ms. Laing is a graduate of Syracuse Universitys Whitman School of Management and holds an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School.
In connection with Ms. Laings new appointment, the following compensation arrangement was approved:
Bart Valdez, former president of the Employer Services segment, will remain with the Company to assist Ms. Laing with the transition, as well as continue to play an important role in pursuing critical business development opportunities
The June 30, 2008 press release announcing the appointment of Ms. Laing is attached hereto as Exhibit 99. 1.
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.