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): June 28, 2018 (June 27, 2018)
EL POLLO LOCO HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Delaware 001-36556 20-3563182
(State or other jurisdiction (Commission (IRS Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
3535 Harbor Blvd., Suite 100, Costa Mesa, California 92626
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (714) 599-5000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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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 June 27, 2018, Edward Valle, the registrant’s Chief Marketing Officer, and the registrant mutually agreed to part ways. Mr. Valle had no disagreement with the registrant on any matter relating to the registrant’s operations, policies, or practices.
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.
El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc.
Date: June 28, 2018
/s/ Laurance Roberts
Chief Financial Officer