Kennametal Management Meeting with Financial Community at Upcoming Industry Conferences

Aug 19, 2013, 16:30 ET from Kennametal Inc.

LATROBE, Pa., Aug. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Frank P. Simpkins will meet with members of the financial community at the Global Hunter Securities Industrials Top Idea Conference on Thursday, September 5, 2013, in Chicago. In addition, Vice President Finance Ben J. Stas will meet with members of the financial community at the Longbow Research Industrial Manufacturing & Technology Conference on September 12, 2013 in New York City.  The presentation slides will be available on the company's website,, through October 14, 2013.  Once on the homepage, select "About Us", "Investor Relations" and then "Events."

Celebrating its 75th year as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers seeking peak performance in demanding environments. The company provides innovative wear-resistant products and application engineering backed by advanced material science, serving customers in 60 countries across diverse sectors of aerospace, earthworks, energy, industrial production, transportation and infrastructure. With approximately 13,000 employees and nearly $3 billion in sales, the company realizes half of its revenue from outside North America, and 40% globally from innovations introduced in the past five years. Recognized among the "World's Most Ethical Companies" (Ethisphere); "Outstanding Corporate Innovator" (Product Development Management Association); and "America's Safest Companies" (EHS Today) with a focus on 100% safety, Kennametal and its foundation invest in technical education, industrial technologies and material science to deliver the promise of progress and economic prosperity to people everywhere. For more information, visit the company's website at

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