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) January 2, 2013
BLOOMIN’ BRANDS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
2202 North West Shore Boulevard, Suite 500, Tampa, Florida 33607
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (813) 282-1225
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On January 2, 2013, Dirk A. Montgomery advised Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (the “Company”) that he will resign as Executive Vice President and Chief Value Chain Officer of the Company effective January 14, 2013. Mr. Montgomery has accepted a position as Chief Financial Officer of a publicly traded clothing retailer.
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.