MKS Instruments Announces Upcoming Investor Events

ANDOVER, Mass., July 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (Nasdaq:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, announced today that Leo Berlinghieri, Chief Executive Officer, Gerald G. Colella, President & Chief Operating Officer and Seth Bagshaw, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer, are scheduled to participate in the following upcoming investor events:

Piper Jaffray Semiconductor Summit
Ritz Carlton Boston Common
Monday, August 12, 2013
Canaccord Genuity 33rd Annual Growth Conference
InterContinental Boston
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Presentation at 10:30 a.m. EDT

The presentation slides utilized for both events, and a webcast of the Canaccord presentation, will be made available for a limited time in the Investor Relations section of the company's website at

About MKS Instruments

MKS Instruments, Inc. is a global provider of instruments, subsystems and process control solutions that measure, control, power, monitor and analyze critical parameters of advanced manufacturing processes to improve process performance and productivity. Our products are derived from our core competencies in pressure measurement and control, materials delivery, gas composition analysis, control and information technology, power and reactive gas generation, and vacuum technology. Our primary served markets are manufacturers of capital equipment for semiconductor devices, and for other thin film applications including flat panel displays, solar cells, light emitting diodes, data storage media, and other advanced coatings. We also leverage our technology in other markets with advanced manufacturing applications including medical equipment, pharmaceutical manufacturing, energy generation, and environmental monitoring.

CONTACT: Seth H. Bagshaw Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer Telephone: 978.645.5578

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