AURORA, Ill., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cabot Microelectronics Corp. (Nasdaq: CCMP), the leading supplier of chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) polishing slurries to the semiconductor industry, today announced that it will make a presentation at the William Blair & Company's 23rd Annual Growth Stock Conference at 10:30 a.m., Central time, on Wednesday, June 25, 2003. Forward looking and other material information may be discussed during the presentation. The presentation will be available to all interested parties in the Investor Relations section of the company's site at www.cabotcmp.com .
About Cabot Microelectronics Corporation
Cabot Microelectronics, headquartered in Aurora, Illinois, USA, is the world leader in the development and supply of high-performance polishing slurries used for chemical mechanical planarization (CMP), a process that enables the manufacture of the most advanced integrated circuit (IC) devices and hard disk drive components. The Company reported fiscal 2002 revenues of $235.2 million. For more information please visit the Cabot Microelectronics web site at www.cabotcmp.com or call 1-630-499-2600.
Safe Harbor Statement
The statements contained in this news release and referenced presentation may include statements that constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of federal securities regulations. These forward-looking statements include statements related to future sales and operating results, company and industry growth and trends, growth of this market, international events, new product introductions and development of new products and technologies by Cabot Microelectronics. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties, and other factors, including those described from time to time in Cabot Microelectronics' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those described by these forward-looking statements. In particular, see "Risks Relating to Our Business" in Management's Discussion and Analysis in our quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2003, and our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2002, both filed with the SEC. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation assumes no obligation to update this forward-looking information.
Contact: William S. Johnson, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, 630-375-6631
SOURCE Cabot Microelectronics Corp. -0- 06/23/2003 /CONTACT: William S. Johnson, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, +1-630-375-6631 / /Web site: http://www.cabotcmp.com / (CCMP) CO: Cabot Microelectronics Corp.; William Blair & Company's 23rd Annual Growth Stock Conference ST: Illinois IN: CPR ECP HRD SEM SU: CCA SH-CM -- CGM001 -- 4075 06/23/2003 08:01 EDT http://www.prnewswire.com