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Geron DEFA14A 2011
geron_defa14a.htm
SCHEDULE 14A
 
(Rule 14a-101)
 
INFORMATION REQUIRED IN PROXY STATEMENT
 
SCHEDULE 14A INFORMATION
 
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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Annual Meeting of Stockholders to Be Held on May 11, 2011.
 
 
GERON CORPORATION


 
   
GERON CORPORATION
C/O BROADRIDGE VOTE PROCESSING
51 MERCEDES WAY
EDGEWOOD, NY 11717







 

 
Meeting Information
Meeting Type:         Annual Meeting of Stockholders
For shareholders as of:   March 15, 2011
Meeting Date:   May 11, 2011     Time: 8:00 AM local time
Meeting Location:      Meeting Live via the Internet - please visit
  www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/gern.
The company will be hosting the meeting live via the Internet this year. To attend the meeting via the Internet, please visit www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/gern and be sure to have the information that is printed in the box marked by the arrow è XXXX XXXX XXXX (located on the following page).
 
You are receiving this communication because you hold shares in Geron Corporation.
 
This is not a ballot. You cannot use this notice to vote these shares. This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. You may view the proxy materials online at www.proxyvote.com or easily request a paper copy (see reverse side).
 
We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
 
See the reverse side of this notice to obtain proxy materials and voting instructions.



 

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Letter to Stockholders       Notice and 2011 Proxy Statement       2010 Annual Report
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Vote By Mail: You can vote by mail by requesting a paper copy of the materials, which will include a proxy card.


 

 

 
 
Voting Items
 
   
The Board of Directors recommends you vote
FOR the following:
 
     
1.   
Election of the two (2) Class III Directors to
serve for a three-year term.
 
 
       
 
Nominees:
   
        
 
01) Alexander E. Barkas, Ph.D.
 
 
 
02) Karin Eastham
   
 
 
 
 
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposals:
 
2.
To approve the 2011 Incentive Award Plan that will replace the 2002 Equity Incentive Plan, which is expiring.
 
 
3.
An advisory vote to approve on executive compensation.
   
The Board of Directors recommends you vote 3 years on the following proposal:
 
4.
An advisory vote to approve the frequency of holding future advisory votes on executive compensation every 1, 2 or 3 years.
   
The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the following proposals:
   
5.
To ratify appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2011.
   
6.
As said proxies deem advisable on such other matters as may come before the meeting and any adjournment(s) or postponement(s) thereof.
 
 

 
 


 

 

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 

   
   
   
   
 
 
 

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