S-8 POS 1 g13140asv8pos.htm GB&T BANCSHARES, INC. GB&T BANCSHARES, INC.
 

As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 1, 2008.
Registration No. 333-121979
 
 
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. 1
TO
FORM S-8
REGISTRATION STATEMENT
UNDER
THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
GB&T Bancshares, Inc.
(Exact name of issuer as specified in its charter)
     
Georgia
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
  58-2400756
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
     
500 Jesse Jewell Parkway, S.E.
Gainesville, Georgia

(Address of principal executive offices)
  30501
(Zip Code)
GB&T Bancshares, Inc. Stock Option Plan of 1997
(Full title of the plan)
Richard A. Hunt
GB&T Bancshares, Inc.
500 Jesse Jewell Parkway, S.E.
Gainesville, Georgia 30501
(770) 532-1212

(Name, address and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
 
 

 


 

Deregistration of Unsold Securities
     GB&T Bancshares, Inc. (the “Company”) previously registered 1,500,000 shares of the Company’s common stock, no par value per share (the “Securities”) on a Registration Statement on Form S-8 (Registration No. 333-121979) (the “Registration Statement”) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 12, 2005. The Securities were registered for issuance pursuant to the terms of the GB&T Bancshares, Inc. Stock Option Plan of 1997.
     On November 2, 2007, the Company and SunTrust Banks, Inc. (“SunTrust”) entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”). The Merger Agreement provides that the Company will merge with and into SunTrust with SunTrust continuing as the surviving entity (the “Merger”). The Certificate of Merger was filed with the Georgia Secretary of State and the Merger became effective on May 1, 2008 (the “Merger Date”).
     As a result of the Merger, the Company has terminated all offerings of its securities pursuant to its existing registration statements, including the Registration Statement. Accordingly, the Company hereby removes from registration the securities of the Company registered but unsold under the Registration Statement as of the Merger Date.

 


 

SIGNATURES
     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, the Registrant certifies that it has reasonable grounds to believe that it meets all of the requirements for filing on Form S-8 and has duly caused this amendment to its registration statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Gainesville, State of Georgia, on May 1, 2008.
         
  GB&T Bancshares, Inc.
(Registrant)
 
 
  By:   /s/ Richard A. Hunt    
    Name:   Richard A. Hunt   
    Title:   President, Chief Executive Officer and Director   
 
     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this registration statement, as amended, has been signed by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated.
         
Signatures   Title   Date
 
       
/s/ Richard A. Hunt
 
Richard A. Hunt
  President, Chief Executive Officer and Director (Principal Executive Officer)   May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Gregory L. Hamby
 
Gregory L. Hamby
  Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)   May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Philip A. Wilheit
 
Philip A. Wilheit
  Chairman and Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Samuel L. Oliver
 
Samuel L. Oliver
  Vice Chairman and Director    May 1, 2008

 


 

         
Signatures   Title   Date
 
       
/s/ Alan A. Wayne
 
Alan A. Wayne
  Secretary and Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Anna B. Williams
 
Anna B. Williams
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Dr. John W. Darden
 
Dr. John W. Darden
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ William A. Foster, III
 
William A. Foster, III
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Bennie E. Hewett
 
Bennie E. Hewett
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ James L. Lester
 
James L. Lester
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ T. Alan Maxwell
 
T. Alan Maxwell
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ Lowell S. Cagle
 
Lowell S. (Casey) Cagle
  Director    May 1, 2008
 
       
/s/ John E. Mansour
 
John E. Mansour
  Director    May 1, 2008