UNITED STATES 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 15, 2019
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission file number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
1716 Locust Street, Des Moines, Iowa
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (515) 284-3000
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On January 15, 2019, Meredith Corporation (the Company) announced that Stephen M. Lacy, Executive Chairman of Meredith Corporation, will retire from the Company on March 31, 2019. Lacy will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board in a non-executive capacity. That news release is attached as an exhibit.
Financial Statements and Exhibits
News release issued by Meredith Corporation dated January 15, 2019, announcing the retirement of Stephen M. Lacy as Executive Chairman of Meredith Corporation.
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.
/s/ Joseph Ceryanec
Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)
Date: January 15, 2019