BEVERLY, Mass., Feb. 9, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACLS), a leading supplier of innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry, is pleased to announced that Mary Puma, chairman and CEO, will be presenting at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference. The conference will be held February 28 – March 3, 2011 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, CA.

Puma will be presenting on March 3 at 10:20 a.m. PT. For those who cannot attend, a live webcast of the presentation will be available at www.axcelis.com . A replay and transcript of the presentation will be archived for 30 days.

Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACLS) headquartered in Beverly, Massachusetts, provides innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry. Axcelis is dedicated to developing enabling process applications through the design, manufacture and complete life cycle support of ion implantation and cleaning systems. The company's Internet address is: www.axcelis.com .
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