SOURCE: Woodward, Inc.

Woodward, Inc.

August 25, 2011 16:00 ET

Woodward to Present at CL King & Associates 9th Annual Best Ideas Conference

FORT COLLINS, CO--(Marketwire - Aug 25, 2011) - Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD) announced today that Mr. Thomas A. Gendron, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will speak at the CL King & Associates 9th Annual Best Ideas Conference to be held in New York on September 13-14, 2011.

Mr. Gendron will present on Wednesday, September 14 at 1:15 p.m. EDT. A link to the live webcast and presentation slides will be available on the company's website on the day of the conference. A replay will be available through September 28, 2011 on the same website shortly after completion of the presentation.

About Woodward

Woodward is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of energy control and optimization solutions used in global infrastructure equipment. We serve the aerospace and defense, power generation and distribution, and transportation markets. Our systems and components optimize the performance of commercial aircraft; military aircraft, ground vehicles and other equipment; gas and steam turbines; wind turbines; reciprocating engines; and electrical power systems. The company's innovative fluid energy, combustion control, electrical energy, and motion control systems help customers offer cleaner, more reliable, and more efficient equipment. Our customers include leading original equipment manufacturers and end users of their products. Woodward is headquartered in Fort Collins, Colo., USA. Visit our website at

The statements in this release concerning the company's future sales, earnings, business performance, prospects, and the economy in general reflect current expectations and are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from projections or any other forward-looking statement and we have no obligation to update our forward-looking statements. Factors that could affect performance and could cause actual results to differ materially from projections and forward-looking statements are described in Woodward's Annual Report and Form 10-K for the year ended September 30, 2010 and any subsequently filed Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q.

Contact Information

    Mike Schablaske
    Corporate Director, Investor Relations,
    Tax & Assistant Treasurer

    Woodward, Inc.
    1000 East Drake Road
    Fort Collins, Colorado 80525, USA
    Tel: 970-482-5811
    Fax: 970-498-3058