Intevac to Announce Third Quarter Results on November 1, 2010

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 7, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intevac, Inc. (Nasdaq:IVAC) will release financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended October 2, 2010, at 1 p.m. PT (4 p.m. ET) on Monday, November 1, 2010.  At 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) on November 1, Intevac's management will host a teleconference to discuss the company's financial results.

To participate in the teleconference, please call toll-free (877) 334-0811 prior to the start time.  For international callers, the dial-in number is (408) 427-3734.  You may also listen live via the Internet on the Investors link of the company's website,  For those unable to attend, these web sites will host an archive of the call.

A telephone replay will be available for 48 hours, beginning two hours after completion of the call.  You may access the replay by calling (800) 642-1687 or, for international callers, (706) 645-9291, and providing Replay Passcode 15545589.

About Intevac

Intevac was founded in 1991 and has two businesses: Equipment and Intevac Photonics.

Equipment Business: We are a leader in the design, development and marketing of high productivity lean manufacturing systems and have been producing Lean Thinking platforms since 1994.  We are the leading supplier of magnetic media processing systems to the hard drive industry and offer high productivity solutions to the photovoltaic and semiconductor industries.

Intevac Photonics: We are a leader in the development and manufacture of leading edge, high-sensitivity imaging products and vision systems, as well as table-top and handheld Raman instruments.  Markets addressed include military, industrial, medical and scientific.

CONTACT: Intevac, Inc. Jeff Andreson, CFO 408.986.9888 Investor Relations Claire McAdams 530.265.9899