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 16, 2020
|Town Sports International Holdings, Inc.|
|(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)|
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
|1001 US North Highway 1, Suite 201, Jupiter, Florida||33477|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
|399 Executive Boulevard, Elmsford, New York||10523|
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code: (212) 246-6700
|(Former Name or Former Address, If Changed Since Last Report)|
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of Each Class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of Each Exchange on Which Registered|
|Common stock, $0.001 par value per share||CLUB||Nasdaq Global Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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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 March 16, 2020, Thomas J. Galligan III notified Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) of his resignation as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”). The resignation of Mr. Galligan is effective immediately, and was not due to any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company’s operations, policies or practices. The Board has appointed current director Spencer Wells to serve as Mr. Galligan’s replacement as chair of the Board’s Audit Committee with immediate effect.
|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On March 16, 2020, the Company was forced to close to the public approximately 95% of its locations pursuant to the exercise of emergency executive authority invoked by state and local governments in order to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The Company informed all non-executive employees working at locations that have been ordered to close that their employment with the Company has been terminated with immediate effect.
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.
|TOWN SPORTS INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS, INC.|
|Date:||March 19, 2020||By:||/s/ Patrick Walsh|
|Chairman and Chief Executive Officer|