HERNDON, Va., Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEOY), a leading source of geospatial information and insight, announced today that it has established a record date and a meeting date for a special meeting of its stockholders to consider and vote upon, among other things, the proposal to adopt the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of July 22, 2012, as amended, and as may be further amended (the "Merger Agreement") by and among GeoEye, Inc.; DigitalGlobe, Inc. ("DigitalGlobe"); 20/20 Acquisition, Inc. and WorldView, LLC, and approve the transactions contemplated thereby.
GeoEye stockholders of record at the close of business on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, will be entitled to notice of the special meeting and to vote at the special meeting. The special meeting will be held on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., at GeoEye's headquarters located at 2325 Dulles Corner Boulevard, 10 th Floor, Herndon, Virginia 20171.
About GeoEye, Inc.GeoEye is a leading source of geospatial information and insight for decision makers and analysts who need a clear understanding of our changing world to protect lives, manage risk, and optimize resources. Each day, organizations in defense and intelligence, public safety, critical infrastructure, energy and online media rely on GeoEye's imagery, tools and expertise to support important missions around the globe. Widely recognized as a pioneer in high-resolution satellite imagery, GeoEye has evolved into a complete provider of geospatial intelligence solutions. GeoEye's ability to collect, process and analyze massive amounts of geospatial data allows our customers to quickly see precise changes on the ground and anticipate where events may occur in the future. GeoEye is a public company listed on NASDAQ as GEOY and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia with more than 700 employees worldwide. Learn more at www.geoeye.com. Special Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements This document may contain or incorporate forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as amended. Forward-looking statements relate to future events or future financial performance and generally can be identified by the use of terminology such as "may," "will," "should," "expects," "plans," "anticipates," "could," "intends," "target," "projects," "contemplates," "believes," "estimates," "predicts," "potential," "continue" or "looks forward to" or the negative of these terms or other similar words, although not all forward-looking statements contain these words.