General Mills 8-K 2016
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General Mills, Inc.
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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 June 21, 2016, General Mills, Inc. (the "Company") appointed Jeffrey L. Harmening to serve as President, Chief Operating Officer of the Company, effective July 1, 2016. The Company issued a press release on June 23, 2016 with additional information on Mr. Harmening’s appointment. The press release is filed as Exhibit 99 and incorporated by reference to this Current Report.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.