This excerpt taken from the RVBD DEF 14A filed Apr 24, 2009.
To Be Held On June 3, 2009
You are cordially invited to attend the Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Riverbed Technology, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the Company). The meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at 1:00 p.m. local time at The Courtyard by Marriott, 299 2nd Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 for the following purposes:
1. To elect two (2) members of the Board of Directors to serve until the 2012 annual meeting of stockholders of the Company or until such persons successors have been duly elected and qualified.
2. To ratify the appointment by the Board of Directors of Ernst & Young LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm of the Company for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2009.
3. To transact any other business properly brought before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.
These items of business are more fully described in the Proxy Statement accompanying this Notice.
The record date for the 2009 Annual Meeting is April 16, 2009. Only stockholders of record at the close of business on that date may vote at the meeting or any adjournment thereof.
San Francisco, California
April 24, 2009
You are cordially invited to attend the meeting in person. Whether or not you expect to attend the meeting, please complete, date, sign and return the enclosed proxy card, or vote via telephone or the Internet as instructed in these materials, as promptly as possible in order to ensure your representation at the meeting. A return envelope (which is postage prepaid if mailed in the United States) is enclosed for your convenience. Even if you have voted by proxy, you may still vote in person if you attend the meeting. Please note, however, that if your shares are held of record by a broker, bank or other nominee and you wish to vote at the meeting, you must provide a valid proxy issued in your name from that record holder.