This excerpt taken from the XIDE DEF 14A filed Jul 24, 2009.
PROXY STATEMENT, DATED JULY 24, 2009
The Board of Directors of Exide Technologies (the Board) is soliciting proxies from its stockholders to be voted at the annual meeting of stockholders to be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2009, beginning at 9:00 a.m., local time, at the Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta, 5750 Windward Parkway, Alpharetta, Georgia 30005, and at any postponements or adjournments of the meeting. This proxy statement contains information related to the annual meeting. Directions to the Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta are included at the end of this proxy statement. This proxy statement, a proxy card and our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2009 are being distributed to stockholders on or about August 7, 2009. The fiscal year ended March 31, 2009 is referred to as fiscal 2009 in this proxy statement. Unless the context indicates otherwise, the Company, Exide, we or us refers to Exide Technologies and its subsidiaries.