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):  July 10, 2020 (July 6, 2020)


Basanite, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)





(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(I.R.S Employer
Identification No.)


2041 NW 15thAvenue, Pompano Beach, Florida 33069

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)


(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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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 July 6, 2020, Isabella Barbera submitted written notice to the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Basanite, Inc. (the “Company”) of her resignation as the Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective immediately (the “Written Correspondence”). As indicated in the Written Correspondence, Ms. Barbera’s resignation is a result of the challenges presented to her family as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. A copy of Ms. Barbera’s Written Correspondence is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.  Ms. Barbera’s resignation is not the result of any disagreement with the Company or any of its subsidiaries on any matters related to their operations, policies, or practices.  

Subsequent to Ms. Barbera’s resignation, Ms. Barbera will be retained as a consultant to the Company on an as needed basis to assist the Company in preparing its financial statements. The Company intends to conduct a formal search for a replacement Principal Accounting Officer and Chief Financial Officer.

The Company has provided Ms. Barbera a copy of the disclosure contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K and she has indicated she agrees with the statements made is this disclosure.

Item 9.01.  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.












Resignation Letter of Isabella Barbera dated July 6, 2020.






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:  July 10, 2020








/s/ David Anderson



David Anderson



Chief Operations Officer