ZIOPHARM ONCOLOGY 8-K 2010
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):November 8, 2010
ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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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.
On November 8, 2010, George B. Abercrombie resigned as a member of the Board of Directors of ZIOPHARM Oncology, Inc. (the “Company”) and as a member of the Company’s Compensation Committee and Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee, effective immediately. Mr. Abercrombie served as a director of the Company since June 2010.
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.