SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, Nov. 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 investor conferences this week. On Wednesday, November 13 th, at 8:00 a.m. ET, Merit's Chief Financial Officer Kent W. Stanger will present at Stephens Fall Investment Conference at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City. On Thursday, November 14 th, at 2:00 p.m. ET, Stanger will participate in the Canaccord Genuity Medical Technology & Diagnostics Forum at the Westin Grand Central Hotel in New York City. Stanger will also participate in one-on-one meetings throughout these conferences. ABOUT MERIT 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 3,000 people worldwide with facilities in 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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