Current Report

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

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 25, 2022
The Simply Good Foods Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
 incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification Number)

1225 17th Street, Suite 1000
Denver, CO 80202
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (303) 633-2840

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading symbolName of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per shareSMPLNasdaq

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  
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.  ☐

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

Effective May 2, 2022, Linda M. Zink has been named the Chief Marketing Officer of Simply Good Foods USA, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of The Simply Good Foods Company (the “Company”). With the Quest Nutrition, LLC business integration substantially complete, and as part of the Company’s succession planning, Ms. Zink will lead all marketing activities for the Company. Ms. Zink will continue to report to Joseph E. Scalzo, the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer.

Also effective May 2, 2022, C. Scott Parker, Chief Marketing Officer of the Atkins brand since January 2011 and a named executive officer of the Company, will transition to a non-executive officer strategic advisory role for the Atkins brand and will continue to report to Joseph E. Scalzo.

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:April 28, 2022By:/s/ Todd E. Cunfer
Name:Todd E. Cunfer
Title:Chief Financial Officer
(Principal Financial Officer)