SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported)
November 8, 2013
G&K Services, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
5995 Opus Parkway, Minnetonka, MN
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code
(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 November 8, 2013, J. Patrick Doyle notified G&K Services, Inc. (the “Company”) that he would not stand for re-election as a Class I director of the Company at the 2014 annual meeting of the Company’s shareholders. Mr. Doyle indicated that his decision was solely due to personal reasons and was not due to a disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Company's operations, policies or practices. Mr. Doyle will continue to serve as a director of the Company for the remainder of his term.
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: November 13, 2013
G&K SERVICES, INC.
By: /s/ Jeffrey L. Cotter
Name: Jeffrey L. Cotter
Its: Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary