In consideration of the severance benefits offered to me by Performance Food Group Company (the Company) in the Letter Agreement dated as of March 4, 2019 (the Letter Agreement) and other consideration, I on behalf of myself, and on behalf of my heirs, administrators, representatives, successors, and assigns (the Releasors), hereby release acquit and forever discharge the Company, all of its past, present and future subsidiaries and affiliates and all of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, trustees, partners, shareholders, consultants, independent contractors and representatives, all of their respective heirs, successors, and assigns and all persons acting by, through, under or in concert with them (the Releasees) from any and all claims, charges, complaints, obligations, promises, agreements, controversies, damages, remedies, demands, actions, causes of action, suits, rights, costs, debts, expenses and liabilities that the Releasors might otherwise have asserted arising out of my employment with the Company and its subsidiaries and affiliates, including the termination of that employment, arising at any time prior to the date of my execution of this Release.
However, the Releasors are not releasing any rights under (i) any qualified employee retirement plan; (ii) any claim for compensation and benefits to be provided to me under the Letter Agreement; (iii) any claim for vested benefits or benefits that I am otherwise entitled to receive under any plan, policy, practice or program of or any contract or agreement with the Company or any of the Companys affiliates at or subsequent to the Termination Date (as defined in the Letter Agreement); (iv) any claim related to my indemnification as an officer, director and employee of the Company or its affiliates under the Companys Certificate of Incorporation or By-Laws or applicable law or any claim related to coverage under the Companys contract of directors and officers liability insurance; or (v) any rights or claims that may arise after the date on which I sign this release (the Release). Those rights shall survive unaffected by this Release.
I understand that, as a consequence of my signing this Release, I am giving up, any and all rights I might otherwise have with respect to my employment and the termination of that employment including but not limited to rights under (1) the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, as amended; (2) any and all other federal, state, or municipal laws prohibiting discrimination in employment on the basis of sex, race, national origin, religion, age, handicap, or other invidious factor, or retaliation; and (3) any and all theories of contract or tort law related to my employment or termination thereof, whether based on common law or otherwise.
I acknowledge and agree that:
A. The benefits I am receiving under the Letter Agreement constitute consideration over and above any benefits that I might be entitled to receive without executing this Release.
B. The Company advised me in writing to consult with an attorney prior to signing this Release.