Washington, D.C. 20549




Current Report

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 28, 2018


Stericycle, Inc.


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)












(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification Number)

28161 North Keith Drive

Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

(Address of principal executive offices including zip code)

(847) 367-5910

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable

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


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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 September 28, 2018, Stericycle, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that Cindy J. Miller will join the Company on October 1, 2018 to serve as the Company’s President and Chief Operating Officer.


Ms. Miller, age 56, most recently served as President, Global Freight Forwarding at United Parcel Service (“UPS”), a position she held since 2016. From March 2013 to 2016, Ms. Miller served as President, Europe Region, Brussels BE at UPS, which is UPS’s largest business unit outside of the United States. Ms. Miller joined UPS in 1988 as a package car driver and has since served in numerous management roles, including district manager for various U.S. regions and managing director of global districts. Ms. Miller has a Bachelor of Arts in Humanities and Business from Pennsylvania State University and an Executive MBA from the London Business School.


Ms. Miller will participate in the Company’s compensation programs on terms consistent with her position as the President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company.


There are no arrangements or understandings between Ms. Miller and any other persons pursuant to which she was appointed as President and Chief Operating Officer and no family relationships among any of the Company’s directors or executive officers and Ms. Miller.  Ms. Miller has no direct or indirect material interest in any transaction required to be disclosed pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.


On September 28, 2018, the Company also announced that Joseph B. Arnold, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, will be stepping down from those roles effective immediately.  Mr. Arnold will remain employed by the Company in an advisory role for a period of time to assist with transition of his responsibilities and is expected to leave the Company by the end of 2018.


Item 9.01    Financial Statements and Exhibits




Press Release dated September 28, 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 thereunto duly authorized.




Dated: September 28, 2018

Stericycle, Inc.







/s/ Daniel V. Ginnetti




Daniel V. Ginnetti


Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer