This excerpt taken from the IDXX 8-K filed May 13, 2008.
Eligibility. The individuals eligible to participate in the Plan shall be the Companys Chief Executive Officer and any other executive officer of the Company or a Subsidiary selected by the Committee to participate in the Plan (each, a Participant).
This excerpt taken from the IDXX DEF 14A filed Mar 29, 2007.
All employees and directors of IDEXX and its corporate subsidiaries are eligible to receive awards under the 2003 Plan. Under present law, however, incentive stock options may be granted only to employees. As of March 16, 2007 approximately 520 persons were eligible to receive awards under the 2003 Plan, including the companys 12 executive officers and seven non-employee directors.