First Community Bancshares 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
May 27, 2008
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
FIRST COMMUNITY BANCSHARES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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On May 27, 2008, the Board of Directors, in concert with the Compensation and Retirement Committee, of First Community Bancshares, Inc. (the Company) met to review the performance of the Company for 2007, to establish the 2008 base salaries for the Chief Executive Officer and the other executive officers, and to determine the cash incentive awards for the Companys executives for 2007.
The Companys named executive officers are: Mr. John M. Mendez, President and Chief Executive Officer; Mr. David D. Brown, Chief Financial Officer; Mr. Robert L. Buzzo, Vice President and Secretary; Mr. E. Stephen Lilly, Chief Operating Officer; and Mr. Gary R. Mills, Chief Credit Officer. The Company reported all of these individuals as named executive officers in its 2008 proxy statement.
On May 27, 2008, the 2008 base salaries were set for the named executive officers as follows: Mr. Mendez $382,200; Mr. Brown $135,000; Mr. Buzzo $217,800; Mr. Lilly $235,000; and Mr. Mills $172,000. The Board also determined the cash incentive compensation for 2007 as follows: Mr. Mendez $75,000; Mr. Brown $40,000; Mr. Buzzo $20,000; Mr. Lilly $50,000; and Mr. Mills $35,000.
The cash incentive compensation awards were paid on May 30, 2008.
On May 27, 2008, the Board of Directors of First Community Bancshares, Inc. (the Company) adopted revised By-laws as result of the failure of the proposed amendment to declassify the Board.
The Companys amended and restated By-laws are attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1 and are incorporated herein by reference.
(d) The following exhibits are included with 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.