Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. 8-K 2007
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 10, 2007
PINNACLE ENTERTAINMENT, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
Registrants Telephone Number, including area code: (702) 784-7777
(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):
On January 10, 2007, the Board of Directors of Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc., a Delaware corporation (Pinnacle), appointed Mr. Ellis Landau to the Board of Directors. Mr. Landau will hold office until the next annual meeting of stockholders (and until his successor shall have been duly elected and qualified). Pinnacle expects Mr. Landau to serve on the audit committee of its Board of Directors. Mr. Landau is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Boyd Gaming Corporation.
There is currently no arrangement or understanding between Mr. Landau and any other persons pursuant to which he was selected as a director of Pinnacle and Mr. Landau is not a party to any transaction that would be required to be disclosed by Pinnacle pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
Mr. Landau will receive non-employee directors compensation as previously established and disclosed for the other non-employee directors of Pinnacle. Mr. Landau shall also be eligible to participate in all other previously established and disclosed plans in which non-employee directors participate.
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Pursuant to the requirements of Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
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