Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 7, 2012
99¢ ONLY STORES
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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(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
99¢ Only Stores (the Company) is announcing that Jeff Gold has been appointed President and Chief Administrative Officer of the Company and the Companys parent, Number Holdings, Inc. (Parent) and Frank Schools has been appointed Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Company and Parent, each effective November 7, 2012. Mr. Gold has served as the Companys President and Chief Operating Officer since January 2005 and as the Parents President and Chief Operating Officer since January 2012, and Mr. Schools previously served as Senior Vice President, Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company.
The compensation committee of the board of directors of Parent approved the following revisions to Mr. Schools compensatory arrangements for his service as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Company and Parent: (a) Mr. Schools base salary will increase to $350,000 per year, and (b) Mr. Schools will receive a grant of 500 additional stock options to purchase the common stock of Parent.
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.