Knoll 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): 02/02/2011
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 001-12907
1235 Water Street, East Greenville, Pennsylvania 18041
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On February 4, 2011, Knoll, Inc. (the "Company") issued a press release reporting its financial results for the three- and twelve-month periods ending December 31, 2010. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The Company makes reference to non-GAAP financial measures in the attached press release. A reconciliation of these non-GAAP financial measures to the comparable GAAP financial measures is contained in the attached press release.
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On February 2, 2011, Arthur C. Graves, the Company's Executive Vice President - Sales and Distribution, communicated to the Company his intention to retire effective May 2, 2011.
Item 8.01. Other Events
On January 31, 2011, Jeffrey R. Blom joined the Company as its Senior Vice President - North America Supply Chain. Mr. Blom will report to Lynn M. Utter, the Company's President and Chief Operating Officer, Knoll North America. Mr. Blom has more than 30 years of operational experience with several Fortune 500 companies.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit 99.1 - Press Release, dated February 4, 2011, concerning financial results.
The information contained in Item 2.02 of this report and the attached press release shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
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.