Ceradyne Acquires VIOX Corporation

Ceradyne, Inc.

Represented Ceradyne, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDN) in its acquisition of VIOX Corporation for up to $48 million. VIOX develops, manufactures and markets specialty glass compositions for a wide range of electronic, industrial and health care markets. Ceradyne develops, manufactures and markets advanced technical ceramic products and components for defense, industrial, energy, automotive/diesel and commercial applications.