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): February 15, 2011
SAVANNA EAST AFRICA, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of Incorporation)
2520 South Third Street #206
Louisville, KY 40208
Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former address, if changed since last report)
Andrea Cataneo, Esq.
Jeff Cahlon, Esq.
Sichenzia Ross Friedman Ference LLP
New York, New York 10006
Phone: (212) 930-9700
Fax: (212) 930-9725
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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 February 15, 2011, Philip Verges resigned as interim president, chief executive officer and treasurer of Savanna East Africa, Inc. (the Company) and Randell R. Torno was appointed as the Companys president, chief executive officer and treasurer, effective February 1, 2011.
Lieutenant Colonel (retired) Torno, 48, completed a recall to Active Service from March 2007 to December 2010, where he last served as the Chief of the United States Africa Commands Assistance Mission to the Ethiopian Defense Command and Staff College in Addis Ababa.
From March 1991 to February 2007, Colonel Torno served as the Creative Director and Principal Officer of The Light Brigade, a Dallas based film production and media Services Company, which he founded in 1991. Colonel Tornos clients included numerous regional, national and international companies ranging from Lennox Heating and Air Conditioning, Yum Brands (Pizza Hut) to Cadbury Schweppes and Southwest Airlines.
Colonel Torno holds a BA in Mass Communication from the University of South Dakota and an MA in Media Studies from the University of North Texas. He is also a graduate of the US Armys Command and General Staff Officers Course and the Department of Defense Joint Staff Officers Course.
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.
SAVANNA EAST AFRICA, INC.
By /S/ JAMES D. TILTON, JR.
James D. Tilton, Jr., Chief Operating Officer
Date: February 15, 2011