BEVERLY, Mass., Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACLS), a leading supplier of innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry, announced today that President and CEO Mary Puma, together with Axcelis' executive team, will ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell on Tuesday, October 4th. The ceremony will begin at 9:15 a.m. ET. A LiveStream of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://livestream.com/nasdaq/live. Ms. Puma will also participate in an interview shortly after opening the market, which will be broadcast live on the NASDAQ Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ
"We're pleased to have this opportunity to celebrate our recent accomplishments by ringing the NASDAQ stock market opening bell," said Mary Puma, President and CEO. "Over the past several years, Axcelis has transformed itself to keep pace with the rapid changes in the semiconductor industry. We are now stronger than ever, with a competitive product line and a strong business model. The industry is entering a period of sustained growth driven by the burgeoning connected world, and Axcelis is ready for the significant opportunity it presents."
Axcelis (Nasdaq: ACLS), headquartered in Beverly, Mass., has been providing innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry for over 35 years. Axcelis is dedicated to developing enabling process applications through the design, manufacture and complete life cycle support of ion implantation systems, one of the most critical and enabling steps in the IC manufacturing process. Learn more about Axcelis at www.axcelis.com.
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