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Section 1: 8-K (FORM 8-K)





Washington, D.C. 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (or Date of Earliest Event Reported): January 27, 2020


SilverBow Resources, Inc.

(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)






(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


575 North Dairy Ashford, Suite 1200

Houston, Texas 77079

(Address of principal executive offices)


(281) 874-2700

(Registrant’s telephone number)


Not Applicable

(Former Name or former address, if changed since last report)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):


o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)

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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, par value $0.01 per share


New York Stock Exchange


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).


Emerging growth company o


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. o




Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers


On January 27, 2020, Gary G. Buchta, Controller and designated principal accounting officer, informed SilverBow Resources, Inc. (“SilverBow Resources” or the “Company”) of his intention to retire, after serving the Company loyally in progressive positions of responsibility for over thirty years. Mr. Buchta will continue to serve as SilverBow Resources’ Controller and designated principal accounting officer, or in such other position as is mutually acceptable to Mr. Buchta and the Company, until his retirement effective on or about March 31, 2020.


Mr. Buchta’s retirement is not related to any financial performance, policy or control issues or any disagreements on accounting or financial reporting matters.


Accordingly, SilverBow Resources has commenced a search for a new Controller and principal accounting officer.






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.



 SilverBow Resources, Inc.
Date: January 31, 2020By:/s/ Christopher M. Abundis



Christopher M. Abundis 
  Senior Vice President, Chief Financial 
  Officer and General Counsel 




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