SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, March 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy, today announced that it will participate in two upcoming investor conferences.

On Tuesday, March 19 th, at 1:35 p.m. ET, Merit's Chief Financial Officer Kent W. Stanger will present Sidoti and Company's Seventeenth Annual Emerging Growth Conference at The Grand Hyatt in New York City. He will also participate in one-on-one meetings throughout the day.

On Thursday, March 21 st, Stanger will participate at Credit Suisse's Under Followed Opportunities Conference at the Credit Suisse office in Boston. He will also participate in one-on-one meetings throughout the day.


Founded in 1987, Merit Medical Systems, Inc. is engaged in the development, manufacture and distribution of proprietary disposable medical devices used in interventional and diagnostic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and endoscopy. Merit serves client hospitals worldwide with a domestic and international sales force totaling approximately 200 individuals. Merit employs approximately 2,750 people worldwide with facilities in Salt Lake City and South Jordan, Utah; Angleton, Texas; Richmond, Virginia; Malvern, Pennsylvania; Maastricht and Venlo, The Netherlands; Paris, France; Galway, Ireland; Beijing, China; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Rockland, Massachusetts.

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