Wednesday, December 31, 2008
Black Box Corporation Executives To Present At Needham Growth Conference
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, December 31, 2008 – Terry Blakemore, President and Chief Executive Officer of Black Box Corporation (NASDAQ:BBOX) and Mike McAndrew, Black Box’s Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present at the Needham Growth Conference on January 6, 2009. The conference will be held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available beginning at 2:00 p.m. ET. To access the webcast, please visit the Investor Relations section of the Black Box website at www.blackbox.com. Please login approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the webcast.
About Black Box
Black Box is the world’s largest technical services company dedicated to designing, building and maintaining today’s complicated data and voice infrastructure systems. Black Box services 175,000 clients in 141 countries with 191 offices throughout the world. To learn more, visit the Black Box Web site at http://www.blackbox.com.
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Black Box Corporation
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