Vuzix to Present at Needham & Company 18th Annual Growth Conference

Company will highlight new and upcoming products recently exhibited at CES 2016

Jan 08, 2016, 09:20 ET from Vuzix Corporation

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of video eyewear and smart glasses products in the consumer, enterprise and entertainment markets, is pleased to announce that the company will present at the Needham & Company 18th Annual Growth Conference scheduled on January 12 - January 14, 2016. The conference will take place at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel, 455 Madison Avenue, New York, NY. 

Event: Needham & Company 18th Annual Growth Conference Location: Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City Date and Time: January 14, 2016 at 2:10PM Eastern

Vuzix' Chief Financial Officer Grant Russell will present the Company's corporate presentation and discuss its recent business highlights and will be available for one-on-one meetings with investors.

To arrange a meeting with management, please either schedule through Needham & Company or Andrew Haag at or 1-866-976-4784.

This week at CES 2016, Vuzix exhibited the new Vuzix M300 for the first time. The M300 is the next evolution of Vuzix Smart Glasses designed specifically for industrial use. A new overview video on the M100 and new M300 with all its enhancements is available on the Company's website at Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses .

The Company also had on display its upcoming Waveguide-based products to be released in 2016, the new VidWear B3000 product series, a sunglass styled 3D video viewer, as well as the M3000 Smart Glasses. The M3000 is powered for enterprise and features the latest Waveguide and display engine technologies.

For the consumer markets, Vuzix also demonstrated its multi-platform iWear Video Headphones, a mobile video entertainment and gaming system at CES 2016, which won a Best of Innovation CES Award for its new iWear wireless version. To learn more about the iWear Video Headphones, please click here Vuzix iWear Video Headphones .

About Vuzix Corporation

Vuzix is a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets. The Company's products include personal display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays and virtual and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 42 patents and 8 additional patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for the years 2005 to 2015 and several wireless technology innovation awards among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Greater Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK and Tokyo, Japan.

Forward-Looking Statements Disclaimer

Certain statements contained in this news release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and applicable Canadian securities laws. Forward looking statements contained in this release relate to the Company's leadership in the Video Eyewear, VR and AR display industry. They are generally identified by words such as "believes," "may," "expects," "anticipates," "should" and similar expressions. Readers should not place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which are based upon the Company's beliefs and assumptions as of the date of this release. The Company's actual results could differ materially due to risk factors and other items described in more detail in the "Risk Factors" section of the Company's Annual Reports and MD&A filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and applicable Canadian securities regulators (copies of which may be obtained at or Subsequent events and developments may cause these forward-looking statements to change. The Company specifically disclaims any obligation or intention to update or revise these forward-looking statements as a result of changed events or circumstances that occur after the date of this release, except as required by applicable law.

For further information:

Media and Investor Relations Contact:

Andrew Haag  Managing Partner           IRTH Communications       Tel: (866) 976-4784

Vuzix Corporation 25 Hendrix Road, Suite A West Henrietta, NY 14586 USA Investor Information – Grant Russell Tel: (585) 359-7562

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