This excerpt taken from the GVHR DEF 14A filed Apr 17, 2008.
Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of
April 16, 2008
Dear valued shareholders:
You are cordially invited to attend the annual meeting of shareholders of Gevity HR, Inc. ("Gevity") to be held on May 21, 2008, at our offices in Bradenton, Florida, commencing at 9:00 a.m., local time. The agenda for this meeting includes the annual election of our board of directors, the ratification of the appointment of independent public accountants and the approval of an amendment to our 2005 Equity Incentive Plan. Please refer to the accompanying notice of annual meeting and proxy statement for detailed information regarding the annual meeting.
The attached proxy statement is a critical element of the corporate governance process. Its purpose is to answer your questions and to provide you with information about Gevity's board of directors and executive officers and a discussion of each proposal that requires your vote.
Your vote is very important. Regardless of whether you plan to attend the annual meeting, we encourage you to vote as soon as possible to ensure that your shares are represented and your vote is promptly recorded. Votes may be submitted via the Internet, by phone or by signing, dating and returning the enclosed proxy card in the enclosed envelope.
On behalf of our board of directors and the management of Gevity, I thank you for your continued interest in, and support of, the affairs of our company.
GEVITY HR, INC.