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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
of Expedia, Inc. to Be Held on Tuesday, June 5, 2012
The Proxy Statement, Annual Report and other proxy materials are available at:
This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. We encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting.
If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of these documents, you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. Please make your request for a copy as instructed below on or before May 23, 2012 to facilitate timely delivery.
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NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS
Dear Expedia Stockholder:
The 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Expedia, Inc. will be held at 8800 West Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood, California 90069, on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. local time.
Proposals to be considered at the Annual Meeting:
(1) To elect ten directors;
(2) To ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Expedias independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2012; and
(3) To transact such other business as may properly come before the meeting and any adjournments or postponements thereof.
The Board recommends a vote FOR Items 1 and 2.
The Board of Directors has fixed the close of business on April 18, 2012 as the record date for the determination of stockholders entitled to receive notice and to vote at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders or any adjournments or postponements thereof.
YOU MUST REFERENCE YOUR 11-DIGIT CONTROL NUMBER WHEN YOU REQUEST A PAPER COPY OF THE PROXY MATERIALS OR TO VOTE YOUR PROXY ELECTRONICALLY.
Stockholders of record as of the Record Date are encouraged and cordially invited to attend the Annual Meeting. For directions to the Annual Meeting, please visit the Investors section of our corporate website at www.expediainc.com.
8800 West Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood, California 90069
The following materials are available for you to review online:
the Companys 2012 Proxy Statement (including all attachments thereto);
the Companys Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2011 (which is not deemed to be part of the official proxy soliciting materials); and
any amendments to the foregoing materials that are required to be furnished to stockholders.
To request a paper copy of the Proxy Materials:
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The Proxy Materials for Expedia, Inc. are available to review at:
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HOW TO VOTE BY INTERNET
We encourage you to review the proxy materials online before voting.
Use the Internet to vote your shares. On the landing page of the above website in the box labeled To Vote Your Shares by Internet click on Vote Now to access the electronic proxy card and vote your shares.
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