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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 24, 2011
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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.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (the Company) announced that Judson C. Green, a member of the Companys Board of Directors (the Board), will be resigning from the Board effective October 31, 2011. Barry K. Allen, Chairman of the Board, commended Mr. Green for his significant contributions to the Company since 2004, stating: On behalf of the entire Board, I want to thank Judson for his incredible service to the Company and its shareholders, employees, dealers and customers. Judsons global business acumen, insight and unique understanding of iconic brands have been invaluable in guiding Harley-Davidson and we wish him all the best.
The Board has acted to decrease the size of the Board from thirteen persons to twelve persons effective upon Mr. Greens resignation from the Board.
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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.
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