MGM Resorts International 8-K 2013
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): April 9, 2013
MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangement of Certain Officers.
(d) On April 9, 2013, the Board of Directors of MGM Resorts International, a Delaware corporation (the Company), appointed Gregory M. Spierkel to serve as a member of the Companys Board of Directors (the Board) until the Companys next annual meeting or until his successor is elected and qualified. Mr. Spierkel was also appointed to the audit and compensation committees of the Board. There is no arrangement or understanding between Mr. Spierkel and any other persons pursuant to which he was selected as a director of the Company. The Company has not been since the beginning of the last fiscal year, and is not currently proposed to be, a participant in any related party transaction with Mr. Spierkel within the meaning of Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. Mr. Spierkel will be entitled to receive the same cash and equity compensation as the other independent directors as described in the Companys Definitive Proxy Statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April 24, 2012 and incorporated herein by reference. On April 9, 2013, the Company issued a press release regarding the election of Mr. Spierkel, a copy of which is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
Date: April 10, 2013