International Game Technology PLC 8-K 2012
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): May 29, 2012
INTERNATIONAL GAME TECHNOLOGY
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
6355 South Buffalo Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada 89113
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(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 (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
(b) Effective June 4, 2012, Eric A. Berg has been appointed Chief Operations Officer of International Game Technology (the Company) and is no longer serving as President of the Company. In his new role, Mr. Berg will continue to report to Patti S. Hart, Chief Executive Officer, and will have responsibility for global services, information technology and procurement, manufacturing, and product management.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.