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Owens & Minor, Inc.
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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
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FORM 8-K
 
 
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 1, 2019
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Owens & Minor, Inc.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
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Virginia
 
 
54-1701843
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
 
 
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
 
 
 
 
9120 Lockwood Boulevard
Mechanicsville
Virginia
23116
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
 
 
 
 
Post Office Box 27626,
Richmond, Virginia
 
 
23261-7626
(Mailing address of principal executive offices)
 
 
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (804) 723-7000
    
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
 
Trading Symbol(s)
 
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $2 par value per share
 
OMI
 
New York Stock Exchange
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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.


Effective October 1, 2019, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Owens & Minor, Inc. (the “Company”) elected Robert J. Henkel to serve as a director of the Company. The Board also appointed Mr. Henkel to serve on the Compensation & Benefits and Governance & Nominating Committees of the Board.

The Board has determined that Mr. Henkel qualifies as an independent director under New York Stock Exchange listing standards. There are no family relationships between Mr. Henkel and any director or executive officer of the Company or any related party transactions involving Mr. Henkel and the Company. There is no arrangement or understanding between Mr. Henkel and any other person pursuant to which he was selected as a director. Mr. Henkel will participate in our non-employee director compensation program, which currently consists of an annual cash retainer and an annual grant of restricted stock.

A copy of the Company’s press release announcing the event described above is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference into this Item 5.02.

 Item 5.03
Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year.


Effective October 1, 2019, the Board approved an amendment to Section 2.2 of Article II of the Company’s Amended and Restated Bylaws (the “Bylaws”) to increase the size of the Board from six directors to seven directors.

 Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c) Exhibits.













SIGNATURE
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 thereunto duly authorized.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OWENS & MINOR, INC.
 
 
 
 
Date: October 1, 2019
 
 
 
By:
 
/s/ Nicholas J. Pace
 
 
 
 
 
 
Name:
 
Nicholas J. Pace
 
 
 
 
 
 
Title:
 
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary