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Explanatory Note: Sovos Brands, Inc. is filing this amendment (this “Amendment”) to the Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 11, 2022 (the “Original 8-K”), to clarify that Mr. Greenberg is resigning to take a position as Chief Executive Officer of another company. This Amendment amends and restates the Original 8-K in its entirety.
Item 5.02Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On January 5, 2022, Richard P. Greenberg notified Sovos Brands, Inc. (the “Company”) that he will resign from his position as the Chief Commercial Officer of the Company effective as of February 11, 2022. Mr. Greenberg has accepted an offer from another company to serve as its Chief Executive Officer.
On January 6, 2022, Kirk A. Jensen was promoted to Chief Operating Officer, effective as of the same date. Mr. Jensen, age 47, had served as the Company’s Chief Supply Chain Officer since May 2018. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Jensen served as chief supply chain officer and vice president of manufacturing of Snyder’s-Lance, Inc. from April 2017 to April 2018 and from March 2016 to April 2017, respectively. Mr. Jensen also held various management positions for Diamond Foods, Inc., a snack food and culinary nut company, from December 2010 to March 2016. Prior to December 2010, Mr. Jensen held various positions for Darigold, Inc. and Frito-Lay, Inc.
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 thereto duly authorized.
SOVOS BRANDS, INC.
/s/ Isobel A. Jones
Isobel A. Jones
Chief Legal Officer and General
Date: January 11, 2022