Owens-Illinois 8-K 2005
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)
October 18, 2005
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Officers
On and effective as of October 18, 2005, the Company appointed Dennis K. Williams to serve on the Companys Board of Directors. Mr. Williams will be a member of the Audit Committee. A copy of the Companys press release announcing the appointment is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
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.