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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 9, 2018 (February 7, 2018)
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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 February 7, 2018, upon authorization of its Board of Directors, GameStop Corp. (the “Company”) terminated the employment of Tony D. Bartel and Michael P. Hogan, effective immediately. Prior to the termination of his employment, Mr. Bartel served as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer; and prior to the termination of his employment, Mr. Hogan served as the Company’s Executive Vice President, Strategic Business and Brand Development.
The terminations of Mr. Bartel and Mr. Hogan were without cause and they will receive payments and benefits provided for in their respective employment agreements. A copy of Mr. Bartel’s employment agreement is an exhibit to a Current Report on Form 8-K filed by the Company on May 13, 2013. A copy of Mr. Hogan’s employment agreement is an exhibit to an Annual Report on Form 10-K filed by the Company on April 2, 2014.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 9, 2018
/s/ ROBERT A. LLOYD
Name: Robert A. Lloyd
Title: Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer