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 3, 2014
American Apparel, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File Number)
747 Warehouse Street, Los Angeles, CA
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (213) 488-0226
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
On March 3, 2014, Adrian Taylor provided notice to the Company of his intention to resign from his position as Vice President of Finance and Controller of the Company. Mr. Taylor provided notice of his intent to resign in order to accept a senior executive position at another company. The resignation will be effective on or about March 14, 2014 and John Luttrell, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company, will assume the duties of Controller as of such date until a new Controller is appointed.
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.
AMERICAN APPAREL, INC.
March 7, 2014
/s/ John Luttrell
Chief Financial Officer