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): June 28, 2010
FIRSTFED FINANCIAL CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
4000 Barranca Parkway, Suite 250
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (949) 262-3229
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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.|
Effective as of June 28, 2010, the Board of Directors of FirstFed Financial Corp. (the Company) appointed Brian E. Argrett as Chief Executive Officer of the Company. During his service as Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Argrett will be paid a salary of $10,000 per month.
Mr. Argrett, age 47, has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Company since 2006 and as Chairman of the Board since December 2009. Mr. Argrett is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Fulcrum Capital Group, LLC, a private equity firm specializing in buyouts, expansion financing, recapitalizations, and growth through internal and/or external initiatives. Prior to joining Fulcrum Capital Group in 1992, Mr. Argrett spent three years as a transactional attorney with the law firm of Pircher, Nichols & Meeks in Los Angeles.
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.
|FIRSTFED FINANCIAL CORP.|
|June 30, 2010||By:|
|Brian E. Argrett|
|Chief Executive Officer|