Hillshire Brands Co 8-K 2007
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Sara Lee Corporation
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Sara Lee Corporation announced today that Cynthia B. Carroll has resigned as a director of Sara Lee, effective on June 29, 2007, due to job related commitments. Ms. Carroll was appointed Chief Executive Officer of U.K.-based Anglo American plc on March 1, 2007 and has served on Anglo American's board of directors since January 2007. Effective with Ms. Carroll's resignation, the size of Sara Lee's board of directors was reduced from 11 directors to 10 directors.
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.