Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:TDY) today announced that its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held in a virtual format on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. Pacific. Related additional proxy materials will be filed with the SEC.
Due to the public health impact from the COVID-19 virus and to protect the well-being of its stockholders, employees and other meeting participants, Teledyne will not hold an in-person Annual Meeting this year. We expect this change in meeting format to be effective for this year only.
To access the virtual Annual Meeting, go to www.meetingcenter.io/212145517 before the scheduled start time. Online access to the meeting will begin at 8:45 a.m. Pacific. Teledyne’s proxy materials are currently available at www.envisionreports.com/TDY.
Attending the Virtual Meeting as a Stockholder of Record
If you were a holder of record of common stock of Teledyne at the close of business on March 2, 2020 (the Record Date) (i.e., you held your shares in your own name as reflected in the records of our transfer agent, Computershare), you can attend the meeting by accessing www.meetingcenter.io/212145517 and entering the 15-digit control number on the Proxy Card or Notice of Availability of Proxy Materials you previously received. The meeting password is TDY2020.
Registering to Attend the Annual Meeting as a Beneficial Owner
If you were a beneficial holder of record of common stock of Teledyne as of the Record Date (i.e. you hold your shares in “street name” through an intermediary, such as a bank or broker), you must register in advance to virtually attend the Annual Meeting. To register, you must obtain a legal proxy, executed in your favor, from the holder of record and submit proof of your legal proxy reflecting the number of shares of Teledyne common stock you held as of the Record Date, along with your name and email address, to Computershare. Please forward the email from your broker, or attach an image of your legal proxy to email@example.com. Requests for registration must be labeled as “Legal Proxy” and be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Eastern, on April 17, 2020. You will then receive a confirmation of your registration, with a control number, by email from Computershare. At the time of the meeting, go to www.meetingcenter.io/212145517 and enter your control number and the meeting password TDY2020.
If you are attending the meeting as a stockholder of record or registered beneficial owner, questions can be submitted by accessing the meeting center at www.meetingcenter.io/212145517, entering your control number and meeting password TDY2020, and clicking on the message icon in the upper right hand corner of the page. To return to the main page, click the “i” icon at the top of the screen.
If you have not already voted your shares in advance, you will be able to vote your shares electronically during the Annual Meeting by clicking on the “Cast Your Vote” link on the Meeting Center site. Whether or not you plan to attend the Annual Meeting, we urge you to vote and submit your proxy in advance of the meeting by one of the methods described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting.
The proxy card included with the proxy materials previously distributed will not be updated to reflect the change in location and may continue to be used to vote your shares in connection with the Annual Meeting.
Attending the Annual Meeting as a Guest
If you would like to enter the meeting as a guest in listen-only mode, click on the “I am a Guest” button after entering the meeting center at www.meetingcenter.io/212145517 and enter the information requested on the following screen. Please note you will not have the ability to ask questions or vote during the meeting if you participate as a guest.
Your vote is important. Whether or not you plan to virtually attend the Annual Meeting, please vote as soon as possible by one of the methods described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting to ensure that your shares are represented and voted at the Annual Meeting.
About Teledyne Technologies Incorporated
Teledyne is a leading provider of sophisticated instrumentation, digital imaging products and software, aerospace and defense electronics, and engineered systems. Teledyne’s operations are primarily located in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Western and Northern Europe. For more information, visit Teledyne’s website at www.teledyne.com.
Forward-Looking Information Cautionary Notice
Teledyne’s virtual Annual Meeting may contain forward-looking statements, as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, directly and indirectly relating to sales, earnings, operating margin, growth opportunities, acquisitions and divestitures, product sales, capital expenditures, pension matters, stock option compensation expense, taxes, strategic plans and other matters. Actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking statements.
Many factors could change the anticipated results, including without limitation: disruptions in the global economy; the spread of the COVID-19 virus resulting in production, supply, contractual and other disruptions, including facility closures; changes in demand for products sold in any one of the markets in which Teledyne participates; funding, continuation and award of government programs; cuts to defense spending resulting from future deficit reduction measures, risks associated with acquisitions; impacts due to political decisions and/or changes in the policies of the U.S. and foreign governments, including economic sanctions; imposition and expansion of, and responses to, trade sanctions and tariffs; threats to the security of our confidential and proprietary information, including cyber security threats; lower oil and natural gas prices and regulations or restrictions relating to energy exploration or production; disruptions from the grounding of certain air transport aircraft and exchange rate fluctuations.
Readers are encouraged to read Teledyne’s 2019 Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) for a more complete description of the company, its businesses, its strategies and the various risks it faces.
The company assumes no duty to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information or otherwise.