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): April 18, 2019
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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.|
(b) On April 18, 2019, Nucor Corporation (the “Corporation”) announced that R. Joseph Stratman will retire from his position as Chief Digital Officer and Executive Vice President of the Corporation, effective June 8, 2019. Mr. Stratman, age 62, joined the Corporation in 1989 and has been an Executive Vice President since 2007. His decision to retire is voluntary and in accordance with the Corporation’s succession planning.
The Corporation also announced on April 18, 2019 that MaryEmily Slate will be promoted to Executive Vice President, effective May 19, 2019, and will assume responsibilities for the Corporation’s Tubular Products Group, logistics and certain joint ventures. Ms. Slate has been an employee of the Corporation since 2000 and most recently has served as Vice President of Nucor-Steel Arkansas since 2015.
A copy of the news release announcing the events described above is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||News Release of Nucor Corporation issued April 18, 2019|
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.
|Date: April 18, 2019||By:||/s/ James D. Frias|
|James D. Frias|
|Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Executive Vice President|