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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 21, 2022



Advantage Solutions Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



Delaware 001-38990 83-4629508
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation) (Commission File Number) (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
15310 Barranca Parkway, Suite 100    
Irvine, CA   92618
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (949) 797-2900


Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


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Title of each class   Trading Symbol(s)   Name of each exchange on which registered
Class A common stock, $0.0001 par value per share   ADV   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
Warrants to purchase Class A common stock   ADVWW   The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC


Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).


Emerging growth company                        


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.










Item 5.02 – Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers



On November 21, 2022, Ronald Blaylock notified the board of directors (the “Board”) of Advantage Solutions Inc. (the “Company”) of his decision to resign from the Board and the Audit Committee of the Board effective as of November 23, 2022. The resignation of Mr. Blaylock was not as a result of a disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to its operations, policies or practices. Mr. Blaylock indicated that his resignation is a result of his focus on his professional commitments with Gennx360 Capital Partners.















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: November 23, 2022


By: /s/ Brian Stevens

Brian Stevens

Chief Financial Officer and

Chief Operating Officer