SOURCE: Thomas Weisel Partners Group, Inc.

February 05, 2007 11:43 ET

Thomas Weisel Partners Hosts Tech 2007

Investment Conference Will Focus on Outlook for Technology Sector in 2007

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 5, 2007 -- Thomas Weisel Partners (NASDAQ: TWPG), an investment bank focused on the growth sectors of the economy, will host its Fifth Annual Tech 2007 Conference at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco on February 5-7, 2007. CEOs from nearly 180 of the country's leading public and private technology companies and over 500 institutional investors will gather for the three-day investment conference to discuss the outlook for the technology sector. Topics of discussions will include the future of computing and areas of focus for the next wave of technology development.

Showcased at our event will be first-class research and venture capital panelists who will explore the current state of their respective industries, including Michael Lewis, journalist and author of "The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game."

Technology subsectors represented at the conference include: applied technologies, communications components and equipment, defense and security, electronic supply chain, enterprise hardware, financial products, information & financial technology services, semiconductor devices and capital equipment, software, telecom services and wireless & wireline equipment. A full list of company participants is attached.

Thomas Weisel Partners Group, Inc. is an investment bank focused principally on the technology, healthcare and consumer sectors of the economy. Founded in 1998, the firm's business includes investment banking, brokerage, equity research and asset management services. Thomas Weisel Partners is headquartered in San Francisco, California with additional offices in New York City, Boston, Silicon Valley, Portland, Oregon and Mumbai, India.

3PARdata, Inc.
Access Integrated Technologies, Inc.
ADC Telecommunications, Inc.
AeroVironment, Inc.
Agilysys, Inc
Amdocs Limited
Applied Signal Technology, Inc.
Aprimo, Incorporated
Arris Group, Inc.
Arrow Electronics, Inc.
ASML Holding NV
Atheros Communications, Inc.
Avanex Corporation
Avery Dennison Corporation
Aviza Technology, Inc.
Avnet, Inc.
Barracuda Networks, Inc.
BenefitStreet, Inc.
Blackbaud, Inc.
Blackboard Inc.
BlueArc Corporation
Bookham Inc.
Bottomline Technologies, Inc.
Business Objects S.A.
Catapult Communications Corporation
Cbeyond, Inc.
Celestica, Inc.
Centrality Communications, Inc.
Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing
Cirrus Logic, Inc.
Cognex Corporation
Cognos Incorporated
Coherent, Inc.
Comverse Technology, Inc.
Cortina Systems, Inc.
Cray Inc.
Cree Inc.
Crossbeam Systems, Inc.
CSG Systems International, Inc.
CyberSource Corp.
Cypress Semiconductor
Daktronics, Inc.
DealerTrack Holdings, Inc.
EMC Corporation
ExactTarget, Inc.
EXFO Electro-Optical Engineering Inc.
ExlService Holdings, Inc.
F5 Networks, Inc.
Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc.
FEI Company
Finisar Corporation
Flextronics International Limited
FormFactor Inc
Fortinet, Inc.
Foundry Networks, Inc.
Genesis Microchip Inc.
Harmonic Inc.
Hittite Microwave Corporation
Hutchinson Technology Inc.
I.D. Systems, Inc.
II-VI Incorporated
Ikanos Communications, Inc.
Imation Corp.
Immersion Corporation
Impinj, Inc.
Informatica Corporation
Infosys Technologies Ltd.
Ingram Micro Inc.
Initiate Systems, Inc.
Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Intellon Corporation
InterDigital Communications Corporation
Intermec, Inc.
Intevac, Inc.
Iomega Corporation
IXYS Corporation
Jabil Circuit, Inc.
Komag, Incorporated
Lam Research Corporation
Leadis Technology Inc.
Marvell Technology Group Ltd.
Merix Corporation
Microchip Technology Inc.
Micron Technology, Inc.
Microsemi Corporation
Mindspeed Technologies, Inc.
MISTRAS Holding Group
Molex Incorporated
Monolithic Power Systems, Inc.
MoSys, Inc.
MRV Communications, Inc.
Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc.
National Instruments Corporation
NetList, Inc.
NetLogic Microsystems, Inc.
Newport Corporation
Nextest Systems Corporation
NII Holdings, Inc.
NovAtel Inc.
Novatel Wireless, Inc.
Novellus Systems, Inc.
Nu Horizons Electronics Corp.
Nuance Communications, Inc
Occam Networks, Inc.
Openwave Systems, Inc.
Oplink Communications, Inc.
Oracle Corporation
Oxford Semiconductor, Inc.
Paxar Corporation
Peregrine Semiconductor Corp.
Pervasive Software, Inc.
Phase Forward Incorporated
Plantronics, Inc.
PMC-Sierra, Inc.
Polycom, Inc.
Postini, Inc.
QLogic Corp.
Quellan, Inc.
Rackable Systems, Inc.
RCN Corporation
Red Hat, Inc.
RightNow Technologies, Inc.
ROFIN-SINAR Technologies Inc.
SanDisk Corporation
Semitool, Inc.
SigmaTel, Inc
Silicon Laboratories Inc.
SiliconSystems, Inc.
SimpleTech, Inc.
SiRF Technology, Inc.
SMART Modular Technologies, Inc.
Sonus Networks Inc.
Staktek Holdings Inc.
SugarCRM Inc.
Supertex, Inc.
SureWest Communications
Symantec Corporation
Symmetricom Inc
Synaptics Incorporated
SYNNEX Corporation
Tech Data Corporation
Technitrol, Inc.
Tectura Corporation
Tektronix, Inc.
Tensilica, Inc.
Teradyne, Inc
Tessera Technologies, Inc.
TIBCO Software, Inc.
Trident Microsystems, Inc.
Trimble Navigation Limited
TTM Technologies, Inc.
Turin Networks Inc.
Tyler Technologies, Inc.
Ultratech, Inc.
VA Software Corporation
Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates, Inc.
VASCO Data Security International, Inc.
Veeco Instruments Inc
Verigy, Ltd.
Verint Systems Inc.
Vertical Communications, Inc.
Vocus, Inc.
Volterra Semiconductor Corp.
webMethods, Inc.
Webroot Software, Inc.
Websense, Inc.
Western Digital Corporation
Wintegra Inc.
Wipro Technologies
Witness Systems, Inc.
Zebra Technologies Corporation
Zhone Technologies, Inc.
Zoran Corporation

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