CHELMSFORD, Mass., April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brooks Automation, Inc. (Nasdaq:BRKS) announced today that the company will present at the B. Riley & Co. 15 th Annual Investor Conference at the Lowes Santa Monica Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, CA. Lindon Robertson, Chief Financial Officer, will present on Wednesday, May 21 st at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Analysts, investors and members of the media can access the webcast via the Brooks website at www.brooks.com.

About Brooks Automation, Inc.

Brooks is a leading worldwide provider of automation and cryogenic solutions for multiple markets including semiconductor manufacturing and life sciences. Brooks' technologies, engineering competencies and global service capabilities provide customers speed to market and ensure high uptime and rapid response, which equate to superior value in their mission-critical controlled environments. Since 1978, Brooks has been a leading partner to the global semiconductor manufacturing market and, through product development initiatives and strategic business acquisitions, has expanded offerings to meet the needs of customers in the life sciences industry, analytical & research markets and clean energy solutions. Brooks is headquartered in Chelmsford, MA, with direct operations in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit www.brooks.com.
CONTACT: Lynne Yassemedis         Brooks Automation         978.262.2400         lynne.yassemedis@brooks.com                  John Mills         Senior Managing Director         ICR, LLC         310.954.1105         john.mills@icrinc.com