This excerpt taken from the BLKB DEF 14A filed Apr 30, 2009.
TO BE HELD JUNE 16, 2009
To the Stockholders:
You are cordially invited to attend our 2009 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held on Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time at our corporate headquarters located at 2000 Daniel Island Drive, Charleston, South Carolina for the following purposes:
These items of business are more fully described in the Proxy Statement accompanying this Notice. Only stockholders of record at the close of business on April 20, 2009 are entitled to notice of and to vote at the meeting. A list of stockholders eligible to vote at the meeting will be available for review during our regular business hours at our headquarters in Charleston, South Carolina for the ten days prior to the meeting for any purposes related to the meeting.
Your vote is important. Whether or not you plan to attend the meeting, we hope that you will vote as soon as possible. You may vote your shares by completing, signing, dating and returning your proxy card in the postage-prepaid envelope enclosed for that purpose or, if you are a beneficial holder, in another manner allowed by your broker, bank or other nominee holder of record. You may revoke your proxy in the manner described in the accompanying proxy statement at any time before it has been voted at the annual meeting. Any stockholder attending the meeting may vote in person even if he or she has returned a proxy.
For the Board of Directors,
Timothy V. Williams,
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President,
Treasurer and Assistant Secretary
Charleston, South Carolina
April 30, 2009
IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF PROXY MATERIALS FOR THE 2009 ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS TO BE HELD JUNE 16, 2009: This Proxy Statement, Blackbaud, Inc.s Annual Report and Blackbaud, Inc.s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the 2008 fiscal year are available at http://proxy.blackbaud.com.