TowerJazz to Take Part in the Drexel Management Call Series on Tuesday January 19, 2016

MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel, Jan. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TowerJazz (NASDAQ: TSEM), the global specialty foundry leader, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Russell Ellwanger, CFO, Oren Shirazi and Head of Investor and Public Relations, Noit Levi, will be attending and taking part in the Drexel Hamilton quarterly management call series. In addition to the Drexel analyst's questions, there will be an opportunity for investors to ask management questions directly.

The call will take place at 10:00 am EST on Tuesday, January 19.

To participate please dial: 1 719 325 2630; with conference key 401593.

About TowerJazz

Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ: TSEM, TASE: TSEM), its fully owned U.S. subsidiary Jazz Semiconductor, Inc. and its fully owned Japanese subsidiary TowerJazz Japan, Ltd., operate collectively under the brand name TowerJazz, the global specialty foundry leader. TowerJazz manufactures integrated circuits, offering a broad range of customizable process technologies including: SiGe, BiCMOS, Mixed-Signal/CMOS, RF CMOS, CMOS Image Sensor, integrated Power Management (BCD & 700V), and MEMS capabilities. TowerJazz also provides a world-class design enablement platform for a quick and accurate design cycle as well as Transfer Optimization and development Process Services (TOPS) to IDMs and fabless companies that need to expand capacity.

To provide multi-fab sourcing and extended capacity for its customers, TowerJazz operates two manufacturing facilities in Israel (150mm & 200mm), one in the U.S. (200mm), and four in Japan (200mm & 300mm). Three of the Japan fabs are available through TowerJazz Panasonic Semiconductor Company (TPSCo), established with Panasonic Corporation of which TowerJazz has the majority holding. Through TPSCo, TowerJazz offers leading edge 45nm CMOS, 65nm RF CMOS and 65nm 1.12um pixel technologies. For more information, please visit: www.towerjazz.com.

CONTACT: Tower Semiconductor Noit Levi, +972 4 604 7066 Noit.levi@towerjazz.com GK Investor Relations Kenny Green, (646) 201 9246 towerjazz@gkir.comSource:Tower Semiconductor