Webster Financial 8-K 2010
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 15, 2010
WEBSTER FINANCIAL CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (203) 465-4364
(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:
On January 15, 2010, Webster Financial Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing the appointment of Theresa M. Messina, age 48, as its principal accounting officer, effective January 15, 2010.
There are no arrangements or understandings between Ms. Messina and any other person pursuant to which Ms. Messina was selected to serve as the principal accounting officer of the Company. There are no family relationships between Ms. Messina and any director or executive officer of the Company. There has been no transaction nor are there any proposed transactions between the Company and Ms. Messina that would require disclosure pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.
A copy of the press release dated January 15, 2010 announcing the appointment of Ms. Messina is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein.
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.
Date: January 15, 2010