Newport Corporation to Present at CJS Securities and Needham Investor Conferences

Jan 04, 2012, 11:00 ET from Newport Corporation

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Newport Corporation (NASDAQ: NEWP) today announced that its senior management is scheduled to present at the 12th Annual CJS Securities "New Ideas for the New Year" Conference on Wednesday, January 11, and at the 14th Annual Needham Growth Stock Conference on Thursday, January 12, 2012.  Both conferences will be held in New York City.

President and Chief Executive Officer Robert J. Phillippy and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Charles F. Cargile will appear at the CJS Securities Conference on Wednesday, January 11.  Details regarding the conference are available from CJS Securities.

Messrs. Phillippy and Cargile will make a joint presentation at the Needham Growth Stock Conference, which will be held at the New York Palace Hotel in the Garrison Room at 9:20 am Eastern time on Thursday, January 12, 2012.  The Needham presentation can be heard through a live audio webcast available at  The materials presented at the conference will be available on the site during the webcast.  A replay also will be available for 90 days after the live presentation through this link.

A copy of the materials presented at both conferences will be available on the Newport investor relations website at under "Corporate Presentations."

Attendees at both conferences will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with Newport management.  Investors interested in attending either conference and meeting with management should contact the conference organizers at CJS Securities or Needham, or Newport Investor Relations at 949/863-3144 or


Newport Corporation is a leading global supplier of advanced-technology products and systems to customers in the scientific research, aerospace and defense/security, microelectronics, life and health sciences and precision industrial manufacturing markets.  Newport's innovative solutions leverage its expertise in photonics technologies, including lasers, photonics instrumentation, sub-micron positioning systems, vibration isolation, optical components and subsystems, precision automation and three-dimensional non-contact measurement equipment, to enhance the capabilities and productivity of its customers' manufacturing, engineering and research applications.  Newport is part of the Standard & Poor's SmallCap 600 Index and the Russell 2000 Index.

SOURCE Newport Corporation