DETROIT, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) today filed its definitive proxy statement for its 2011 annual meeting of stockholders with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The meeting will be held on Tues., June 7 in Detroit at the Fisher Building, 3011 W. Grand Blvd., beginning at 9:30 a.m. (EDT).
Stockholders will be asked to elect directors for the next year, ratify Deloitte & Touche LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for 2011 and approve an advisory (non-binding) resolution on executive compensation.
Stockholders of record and beneficial owners of GM Common Stock at the close of business on April 8, 2011 will be entitled to vote at the meeting. Stockholders who wish to attend the meeting must request an admission ticket by Fri., May 27 by following the instructions given in the proxy statement.
About General Motors - General Motors (NYSE: GM, TSX: GMM), one of the world's largest automakers, traces its roots back to 1908. With its global headquarters in Detroit, GM employs 202,000 people in every major region of the world and does business in more than 120 countries. GM and its strategic partners produce cars and trucks in 30 countries, and sell and service these vehicles through the following brands: Baojun, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Daewoo, Holden, Isuzu, Jiefang, Opel, Vauxhall, and Wuling. GM's largest national market is China, followed by the United States, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, and Italy. GM's OnStar subsidiary is the industry leader in vehicle safety, security and information services. More information on the new General Motors can be found at www.gm.com.
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