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Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): October 25, 2019
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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 October 25, 2019, SCWorx Corp. (the “Company”) and John Price, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer, mutually agreed that Mr. Price would cease to be employed by the Company in any capacity, effective immediately. In addition, on October 25, 2019, the Board of Directors appointed Marc S. Schessel, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company, as interim Chief Financial Officer.
In conjunction with the termination of his employment, the Company and Mr. Price executed a Settlement Agreement and Mutual Release (the “Settlement Agreement”) pursuant to which Mr. Price agreed that his existing employment agreement would be deemed terminated without cause and that Mr. Price would continue to provide transitional assistance to the Company for a period of 90 days from the date of his termination (the “Transition Period”). In addition, the Company agreed to pay Mr. Price an adjusted annual base salary of $150,000 during the Transition Period, as well issue him 75,000 shares of restricted stock pursuant to the Company’s Amended and Restated 2016 Equity Incentive Plan, with 25,000 shares issuable eon the second trading day following the filing by the Company of its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2019 and the remaining 50,000 shares issuable on January 2, 2020.
The foregoing description is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Settlement Agreement, a copy of which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and which is hereby incorporated by reference into this Item 5.02.
|Item 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|10.1||Settlement Agreement and Mutual Release, dated October 25, 2019, between SCWorx Corp. and John Price.|
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.
|Dated: October 25, 2019||SCWorx Corp.|
|By:||/s/ Marc S. Schessel|
|Name:||Marc S. Schessel|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|