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Form 4 Gannett Co., Inc. For: Aug 08 Filed by: Reed Michael

August 8, 2022 4:22 PM EDT

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FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Reed Michael

(Last) (First) (Middle)
C/O GANNETT CO., INC.
7950 JONES BRANCH DRIVE

(Street)
MCLEAN VA 22107

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Gannett Co., Inc. [ GCI ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Chief Executive Officer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
08/08/2022
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 08/08/2022   P   500,000 A $ 2.44 (1) 1,836,335 D  
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units $ 0 (2)               (3) 12/31/2023 (3) Common Stock 2,000,000   2,000,000 D  
Explanation of Responses:
1. The price reported is a weighted average price. These shares were purchased in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $2.33 to $2.50, inclusive. Mr. Reed undertakes to provide Gannett Co., Inc., any security holder of Gannett Co., Inc., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares purchased at each separate price within the range set forth in this footnote.
2. Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one share of the underlying common stock.
3. Subject to the terms of the applicable award agreement, up to 1,000,000 shares of common stock underlying the performance-based restricted stock units will vest on December 31, 2022, and the remainder up to an aggregate of 2,000,000 shares will vest on December 31, 2023, upon the achievement of specified stock price goals (ranging from $4.00 per share to $10.00 per share, based on a 20 consecutive trading day average).
/s/ Polly Grunfeld Sack, Attorney-in-Fact for Michael Reed 08/08/2022
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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