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): December 12, 2018
HYATT HOTELS CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
150 North Riverside Plaza
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (312) 750-1234
Former name or former address, if changed since last report: Not Applicable
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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.
On December 12, 2018, Elizabeth Bauer, Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer of Hyatt Hotels Corporation (the Company) went on maternity leave. In Ms. Bauers absence, other officers of the Company will assume many of Ms. Bauers duties while remaining in their current positions. In particular, Bradley OBryan, the Companys Treasurer and Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Finance, will act as the Companys interim Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer during the term of Ms. Bauers maternity leave. Mr. OBryan previously served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer of the Company from August 2012 to August 2017 before assuming the role of Treasurer and Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Finance. Upon Ms. Bauers return from maternity leave, Ms. Bauer will return to the position of Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer and Mr. OBryan will continue in the position of Treasurer and Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Finance.
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.
|Hyatt Hotels Corporation|
|Date: December 12, 2018||By:|
|Name:||Margaret C. Egan|
|Title:||Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|