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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
______________
 
FORM 8-K
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 20, 2021  
 
PANGAEA LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS LTD.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
Bermuda001-3679898-1205464
(State or Other Jurisdiction(Commission(IRS Employer
of Incorporation)File Number)Identification No.)
 
c/o Phoenix Bulk Carriers (US) LLC
109 Long Wharf, Newport, Rhode Island 02840
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
 
(401) 846-7790
(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
 
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of exchange on which registered
Common StockPANLNASDAQ

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR 230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR 240.12b-2).

Emerging growth company 

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

On September 20, 2021, Pangaea Logistics Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ : PANL) reports that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ed Coll, is not able to perform his duties due to a sudden non-covid related illness and will be on medical leave. In Mr. Coll’s absence, the Board has appointed Mark Filanowski as interim Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Filanowski will also continue to serve in his capacity as Chief Operating Officer of the Company until Mr. Coll is able to return to his position as CEO and Chairman.


 





SIGNATURE
 
 
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: September 20, 2021
 PANGAEA LOGISTICS SOLUTIONS LTD.
  
 By: /s/ Gianni Del Signore
  Name: Gianni Del Signore
Title: Chief Financial Officer