This excerpt taken from the JBL DEF 14A filed Dec 17, 2008.
To Be Held on January 22, 2009
TO THE STOCKHOLDERS:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Jabil Circuit, Inc., a Delaware corporation (Jabil), will be held on Thursday, January 22, 2009, at 10:00 a.m., local time, in the Sunset Ballroom at the Renaissance Vinoy Golf Club located at 600 Snell Isle Boulevard, St. Petersburg, Florida 33704 for the following purposes:
1. To elect nine directors to serve for the ensuing year or until their successors are duly elected and qualified;
2. To approve an amendment to increase the size of the Jabil Circuit, Inc. 2002 Stock Incentive Plan by 1,500,000 shares;
3. To approve an amendment to increase the size of the Jabil Circuit, Inc. 2002 Employee Stock Purchase Plan by 3,000,000 shares;
4. To ratify the appointment of KPMG LLP as Jabils independent registered public accountants for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2009; and
5. To transact such other business as may properly come before the Annual Meeting, including any adjournment thereof.
Jabils Board of Directors intends to present the following nine nominees for director at the Annual Meeting: Laurence S. Grafstein, Mel S. Lavitt, Timothy L. Main, William D. Morean, Lawrence J. Murphy, Frank A. Newman, Steven A. Raymund, Thomas A. Sansone and Kathleen A. Walters. The foregoing items of business are more fully described in the Proxy Statement accompanying this Notice. Only stockholders of record at the close of business on November 26, 2008 are entitled to notice of and to vote at the Annual Meeting.
A list of all stockholders entitled to vote at the 2008 Annual Meeting will be available for examination at the Office of General Counsel of Jabil Circuit, Inc., at 10560 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Street North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33716, for the ten days before the meeting between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., local time, and at the place of the Annual Meeting during the Annual Meeting.
You have the option to receive future proxy materials electronically via the Internet. You may choose to do so by following the simple instructions contained in this mailing. Offering electronic delivery of future annual reports and proxy statements is not only cost-effective for Jabil but is also friendlier to the environment.
All stockholders are cordially invited to attend the Annual Meeting in person. However, to ensure your representation at the Annual Meeting, you are urged to vote your shares using one of the following methods: (1) vote through the Internet at the website shown on the proxy card; or (2) mark, date, sign and return the enclosed proxy as promptly as possible in the postage-prepaid envelope enclosed for that purpose. If you elected to receive the 2008 proxy materials over the Internet, you will not receive a paper proxy card and you should vote online, unless you cancel your enrollment or we discontinue the availability of our proxy materials on the Internet. 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 ANNUAL MEETING MAY VOTE IN PERSON EVEN IF HE OR SHE HAS RETURNED A PROXY.