Amended & Restated Employment Agreement Sample Contracts

XCel Brands, Inc. – AMENDMENT No. 1 TO AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (May 1st, 2017)

This Amendment No. 1 (the "Amendment") to the Second Amended and Restated Employment Agreement dated as of October 1, 2014 (the "Employment Agreement"), by and between Xcel Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company") and Seth Burroughs (the "Executive", and together with the Company, the "parties"), is dated April 26, 2017 and effective as of April 1, 2017.

XCel Brands, Inc. – AMENDMENT No. 1 TO AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (May 1st, 2017)

This Amendment No. 1 (the "Amendment") to the Second Amended and Restated Employment Agreement dated as of October 1, 2014 (the "Employment Agreement"), by and between Xcel Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company") and Robert W. D'Loren (the "Executive", and together with the Company, the "parties"), is dated April 26, 2017 and effective as of April 1, 2017.

XCel Brands, Inc. – AMENDMENT No. 2 TO AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (May 1st, 2017)

This Amendment No. 2 (the "Amendment") to the Second Amended and Restated Employment Agreement dated as of October 1, 2014 (the "Employment Agreement"), as amended by Amendment No. 1 thereto dated as of June 30, 2015, by and between Xcel Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company") and James Haran (the "Executive", and together with the Company, the "parties"), is dated April 26, 2017 and effective as of April 1, 2017.

Shake Shack Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 5th, 2017)

This Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (this "Agreement"), entered into on January 5, 2017 (the "Effective Date"), is by and among Zach Koff (the "Employee"), Shake Shack Inc., a company organized under the laws of the State of Delaware ("Shake Shack"), and SSE Holdings, LLC, a limited liability company organized under the laws of the State of Delaware (the "Partnership" and, together with Shake Shack and any of the Affiliates of Shake Shack and the Partnership as may employ the Employee from time to time, and any successor(s) thereto, the "Company").

Re: Amended & Restated Employment Agreement Dear [See Schedule I: "Executive Officer"]: (November 10th, 2016)

This employment agreement (the "Agreement") sets forth the terms of your continued employment as the [see Schedule I: "Position"] of Cidara Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company"). This Agreement will become effective upon your acceptance by executing this Agreement and returning the executed Agreement to me. As of its effective date, this Agreement replaces and supersedes in its entirety the Employment Agreement between you and the Company dated [see Schedule I: "Prior Agreement Date"] (the "Prior Agreement") except that the terms of your Employee Confidentiality Assignment and Nonsolicitation Agreement executed on [see Schedule I: "ECANA Date"] (the "Restrictive Covenant Agreement") shall continue to apply.

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) – First Amendment to the Amended & Restated Employment Agreement of January 2012 (November 8th, 2016)

This First Amendment to the Employment Agreement among Pacific Continental Bank, Pacific Continental Corporation and Casey Hogan, as amended and restated as of January 31, 2012 (the Agreement) is made and entered into this 19th day of July, 2016.

Pacific Continental Corporation (Ore) – First Amendment to the Amended & Restated Employment Agreement of January 2012 (November 8th, 2016)

This First Amendment to the Employment Agreement among Pacific Continental Bank, Pacific Continental Corporation and Roger S. Busse, as amended and restated as of January 31, 2012 (the Agreement) is made and entered into this 19th day of July, 2016.

Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (August 8th, 2016)

This AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") is made as of this 8th day of August, 2016, by and between RED ROBIN GOURMET BURGERS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and Denny M. Post ("Executive").

GMS Inc. – Amendment to Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (May 16th, 2016)

THIS AMENDMENT TO THE AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of May 12, 2016 (the Amendment), by and between Gypsum Management and Supply, Inc., a Georgia corporation (the Company) and G. Michael Callahan (the Executive) and, solely for purposes of Section 5 (and Exhibit A) of the Employment Agreement (as defined below), GMS Inc. (Holdings).

Trinseo S.A. – First Amendment to Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (April 5th, 2016)

This FIRST AMENDMENT TO AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (this "Amendment") is made as of March 30, 2016 (the "Amendment Date"), by Trinseo US Holding, Inc. (f.k.a. Bain Capital Everest US Holding, Inc.), a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), Bain Capital Everest Manager Holding SCA, an SCA organized under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg with registered office located at 4, rue Lou Hemmer, L-1748 Luxembourg-Findel and registered with the Luxembourg Register of Commerce and Companies under B 153.586 ("Parent"), and Christopher D. Pappas ("Executive").

GMS Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (October 6th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of August 31, 2015 (the Employment Agreement), by and between Gypsum Management and Supply, Inc., a Georgia corporation (the Company) and Alan Adams (the Executive) (each of the Executive and the Company, a Party, and collectively, the Parties).

GMS Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (October 6th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of August 28, 2015 (the Employment Agreement), by and between Gypsum Management and Supply, Inc., a Georgia corporation (the Company) and G. Michael Callahan (the Executive) (each of the Executive and the Company, a Party, and collectively, the Parties) and, solely for purposes of Section 5 (and Exhibit A) of the Employment Agreement, GMS Inc. (Holdings).

Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. – AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (Patrick T. Ryan) (May 11th, 2015)

AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the Agreement) dated April 10, 2015 (the Effective Date), among PGA HOLDINGS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the Company), PRESS GANEY ASSOCIATES, INC., an Indiana corporation (PGA), and PATRICK T. RYAN (the Employee).

Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (May 6th, 2015)

AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of April 14,2015, by and between Sequential Brands Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and Yehuda Shmidman (the "Executive").

Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. – AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (Joseph Greskoviak) (May 4th, 2015)

AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the Agreement) dated as of April 10, 2015 (the Effective Date), between PRESS GANEY ASSOCIATES, INC., an Indiana corporation (the Company) and JOSEPH GRESKOVIAK (the Employee).

Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. – AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (Patrick T. Ryan) (May 4th, 2015)

AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the Agreement) dated April 10, 2015 (the Effective Date), among PGA HOLDINGS, INC., a Delaware corporation (the Company), PRESS GANEY ASSOCIATES, INC., an Indiana corporation (PGA), and PATRICK T. RYAN (the Employee).

Press Ganey Holdings, Inc. – AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (Devin Anderson) (May 4th, 2015)

AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the Agreement) dated as of April 10, 2015 (the Effective Date), between PRESS GANEY ASSOCIATES, INC., an Indiana corporation (the Company) and DEVIN ANDERSON (the Employee).

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc – Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (April 7th, 2015)

This AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of April 1, 2015 (the Effective Date) is by and between Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Delaware corporation (the Company), having an office at 2130 West Holcombe Boulevard, Suite 800, Houston, Texas 77030 (the Company Premises) and Annemarie Moseley, Ph.D., M.D. (the Executive).

Bojangles', Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (April 6th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (this Agreement) is entered into on December 18, 2014, effective as of January 27, 2014 (the Effective Date), by and between Clifton Rutledge (Executive) and Bojangles Restaurants, Inc. (the Company).

Amendment to the Amended & Restated Employment Agreement of Mary Agnes Wilderotter (March 3rd, 2015)

This Amendment may be signed in counterparts, each of which shall be an original, with the same effect as if the signatures thereto and hereto were upon the same instrument.

Converted Organics Inc – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 16th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made and entered into as of January 14, 2015 and effective as of January 1, 2015 (the "Effective Date"), by and between Finjan Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation (together with its successors and assigns, the "Company"), and Philip Hartstein ("Employee").

Bojangles', Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 12th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (this Agreement) is entered into on December 18, 2014, effective as of January 27, 2014 (the Effective Date), by and between Clifton Rutledge (Executive) and Bojangles Restaurants, Inc. (the Company).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 9th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 20th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and G. KENT CLEAVER, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 9th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 20th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and BARBARA J. ZIPPERIAN, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 9th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 20th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and RONALD L. SAMUELS, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (January 9th, 2015)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 13th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and E. ANDREW MOATS, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Extended Stay America, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (December 17th, 2014)

THIS AMENDED AND RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (hereinafter referred to as this Agreement or the Employment Agreement) is made and entered into as of December 16, 2014 between ESA Management, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company (the Company), and Jonathan Halkyard (the Employee).

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc – Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Third Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (November 18th, 2014)

This THIRD AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of November 17, 2014, is by and between Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Delaware corporation (the Company), having an office at 2130 West Holcombe Boulevard, Suite 800, Houston, Texas 77030 (the Company Premises) and Thomas J. Farrell (the Executive).

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc – Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (November 18th, 2014)

This AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of November 17, 2014, is by and between Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Delaware corporation (the Company), having an office at 2130 West Holcombe Boulevard, Suite 800, Houston, Texas 77030 (the Company Premises) and David M. Spencer, Ph.D. (the Executive).

Converted Organics Inc – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (November 12th, 2014)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made and entered into as of November 11, 2014 (the "Effective Date"), by and between Finjan Holdings, Inc., a Delaware corporation (together with its successors and assigns, the "Company") and Michael Noonan ("Employee").

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc – Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Second Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (October 17th, 2014)

This SECOND AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT, dated as of November 9, 2011, is by and between Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. a Delaware corporation (the Company), having an office at 6400 Fannin Street, Suite 2300, Houston, Texas 77030 (Company Premises) and Thomas J. Farrell, an individual, residing at 910 Barton Creek Blvd, Austin, Texas 78746 (Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (August 22nd, 2014)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 20th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and G. KENT CLEAVER, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (August 22nd, 2014)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 20th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and BARBARA J. ZIPPERIAN, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (August 22nd, 2014)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 20th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and RONALD L. SAMUELS, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).

Avenue Financial Holdings, Inc. – Amended & Restated Employment Agreement (August 22nd, 2014)

THIS AMENDED & RESTATED EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT is made as of the 13th day of August, 2014 (the Effective Date) by and between AVENUE FINANCIAL HOLDINGS. INC., a Tennessee corporation (the Employer), and E. ANDREW MOATS, a resident of the State of Tennessee (the Executive).