Parker Drilling Company 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 1, 2012
PARKER DRILLING COMPANY
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (281) 406-2000
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):
(b) John W. Gibson, Jr. advised Parker Drilling Company (the Company) on May 1, 2012 that he is resigning as a director, effective May 31, 2012, to focus more on his current duties as chief executive officer of Tervita Corporation. Mr. Gibson served nearly eleven years on the Companys board of directors.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.