Gartner 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
February 7, 2008
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
P.O. Box 10212
56 Top Gallant Road
Stamford, CT 06902-7747
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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):
On February 7, 2008, Gartner, Inc. (the Company) announced financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2007. A copy of the Companys press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information in this Item 2.02 and in Exhibit 99.1 of this Current Report on Form 8-K shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Mr. Robert Patton, President of Gartner Consulting, will leave the Company on February 17, 2008 to return to a senior leadership position at his previous employer, Ernst & Young. Mr. Per Anders Warn has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Consulting, and will succeed Mr. Patton. Mr. Warn has led the Companys global core consulting team since November 2006. Previously, he held senior consulting roles in the Companys EMEA consulting operations. He joined the Company in 1998 as a consultant based in Stockholm, Sweden, and assumed responsibility for consulting in the Nordic region shortly thereafter.
The Companys 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Thursday, June 5, 2008 at its offices at 56 Top Gallant Road, Stamford, Connecticut.
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.