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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
October 31, 2017
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
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5850 Granite Parkway, Suite 730
Plano, Texas 75024
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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

Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
On October 31, 2017, BG Staffing, Inc. (the "Company") announced that Dan Hollenbach, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the Company ("CFO"), is on medical leave. In connection with Mr. Hollenbach's medical leave of absence, the Company has engaged an outside consultant, Robert G. Weinrich, to act in the capacity of interim CFO effective immediately.

Mr. Weinrich, age 56, has over 25 years of corporate finance and accounting experience serving large, publicly traded companies in various industries, most recently as Vice President and Controller of A. H. Belo Corporation, a news media, publishing and digital marketing company headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Prior to A. H. Belo, Mr. Weinrich served as Vice President and Corporate Controller for several large public and private equity portfolio companies. He started his career in public accounting with Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Weinrich holds a BBA in Accounting from the University of Texas at San Antonio, an MBA from the University of Houston’s Bauer College of Business, and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed by the state of Texas.

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.
November 3, 2017
/s/ L. Allen Baker, Jr.
L. Allen Baker, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer