Huntington Bancshares 8-K 2012
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
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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 14, 2012, Huntington Bancshares Incorporated announced that Peter J. Kight has been appointed to serve as a director of the company. The board of directors elected Mr. Kight on June 8, 2012. The board of directors has not yet determined the committees of the board on which Mr. Kight will be appointed to serve.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On June 14, 2012, Huntington issued a press release announcing the appointment of Peter J. Kight as a director. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
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.