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Section 1: 8-K (8-K)


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): August 13, 2019 (August 12, 2019)

The Meet Group, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



(State or other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(IRS Employer Identification No.)
100 Union Square Drive
New Hope, Pennsylvania

(Address of principal executive offices)

(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (215) 862-1162

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address if changed since last report.)

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act:
Title of each class

Trading Symbol(s)

Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock



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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 August 12, 2019, The Meet Group, Inc. (the "Company") split responsibilities of its Chief Accounting Officer position between two newly created positions: Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning and Treasury and Senior Vice President, Finance and Accounting. Michael Johnson, the Company’s Chief Accounting Officer and principal accounting officer, transitioned into the Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning and Treasury role. As part of this transition, Mr. Johnson will no longer serve as the Company’s principal accounting officer, which role will be assumed by the Company's Chief Financial Officer, James Bugden. Mr. Johnson’s base salary will continue at the same rate, but his potential performance-based bonus has been reduced. The Senior Vice President, Finance and Accounting position will be filled by Jaime Woodside.


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.


Date:August 13, 2019
By: /s/ Geoff Cook

Name: Geoff Cook
Title: Chief Executive Officer

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