This excerpt taken from the HSY 8-K filed Oct 5, 2005.
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
In a Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on August 16, 2005, The Hershey Company (the Company) reported that Alfred F. Kelly, Jr. had been elected to its board of directors effective August 11, 2005. The Company further reported that Mr. Kelly had not yet been appointed to any of its board committees.
The Company is filing this Amendment No. 1 to the Form 8-K filed August 16, 2005 to report the appointment of Mr. Kelly to serve on the Audit Committee and the Committee on Directors and Corporate Governance of its board of directors, effective October 4, 2005.
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.
Date: October 5, 2005
THE HERSHEY COMPANY
/s/David J. West
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