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)
July 9, 2018
Park National Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
50 North Third Street, P.O. Box 3500, Newark, Ohio
(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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On July 9, 2018, Park National Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the results of elections made by shareholders of NewDominion Bank (“NewDominion”) as to the form of merger consideration that they desired to receive and the related allocation and proration results in connection with the previously reported merger of NewDominion with and into the Company’s banking subsidiary, The Park National Bank (the “merger”). The merger became effective on July 1, 2018. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1Press Release dated July 9, 2018.
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.
PARK NATIONAL CORPORATION
Dated: July 9, 2018
/s/ Brady T. Burt
Brady T. Burt
Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer