This excerpt taken from the WTW DEF 14A filed Mar 25, 2005.
WEIGHT WATCHERS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
These items of business are more fully described in the attached Proxy Statement. Only shareholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2005, the record date, are entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual Meeting and at any adjournments or postponements of the Annual Meeting.
WHETHER OR NOT YOU EXPECT TO ATTEND THE ANNUAL MEETING, PLEASE COMPLETE, DATE AND SIGN THE ENCLOSED PROXY CARD AND MAIL IT PROMPTLY IN THE ENCLOSED ENVELOPE IN ORDER TO ASSURE REPRESENTATION OF YOUR SHARES. NO POSTAGE NEED BE AFFIXED IF THE PROXY CARD IS MAILED IN THE UNITED STATES.
The Board of Directors of Weight Watchers International, Inc. (the "Company") is soliciting proxies for the 2005 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held at the Garden City Hotel, 45 Seventh Street, Garden City, New York 11530 on Friday, April 29, 2005 at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time (the "Annual Meeting"). This booklet and proxy card contains information about the items you will vote on at the Annual Meeting.