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): March 12, 2019
V. F. Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
105 Corporate Center Boulevard
Greensboro, North Carolina
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code 336-424-6000
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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.
The Board of Directors (the Board) of VF Corporation (VF) has increased the size of the Board to twelve members and elected Veronica Wu as a director, effective March 12, 2019, to serve until the annual meeting of shareholders in 2019. Ms. Wu will serve on the Finance and Nominating and Governance Committees of the Board. Ms. Wu, 48, is the founder of Hone Capital, a venture firm launched in 2015.
A copy of VFs press release announcing the election of Ms. Wu to the Board is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following is furnished as an exhibit to this report:
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.
March 14, 2019
/s/ Laura C. Meagher
Laura C. Meagher
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary