GB&T Bancshares 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D. C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
December 5, 2007
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
GB&T Bancshares, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Registrants Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On December 5, 2007, James H. Moore notified the Board of Directors of GB&T Bancshares, Inc. (the Company) that he would resign from the Companys Board of Directors effective December 31, 2007. On November 1, 2007, Sidney O. Smith Inc., an insurance agency through which Mr. Moore was employed and in which he maintained an ownership interest, was sold to BB&T Insurance Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Branch Banking and Trust Company. Under the terms of the transaction and as part of his employment agreement, Mr. Moore was contractually obligated to resign from the Companys Board of Directors as soon as reasonably practicable following the transaction.
Pursuant to the requirements of Section 12 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.
Dated: December 11, 2007