Globalstar 8-K 2011
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): July 28, 2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (985) 335-1500
(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:
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On July 28, 2011, Globalstar accepted Chief Executive Officer and director Peter J. Dalton’s request to retire. He will serve as a consultant to the company until September 1, 2011. His retirement as a director is not the result of any disagreement with the company.
Executive Chairman and former Chief Executive Officer James Monroe III has resumed the role of Chief Executive Officer on an interim basis. Mr. Monroe’s biographical information and related party transactions with Globalstar are incorporated by reference from the company’s Definitive Proxy Statement on Schedule 14A filed on April 12, 2011 and its Definitive Information Statement on Schedule 14C filed on July 6, 2011.
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.
Date: July 28, 2011