FARO Invites You to Join Its First Quarter 2013 Conference Call

       FARO Invites You to Join Its First Quarter 2013 Conference Call

PR Newswire

LAKE MARY, Fla., April 24, 2013

LAKE MARY, Fla., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --FARO Technologies, Inc.,
(Nasdaq: FARO) the most trusted source in 3D measurement and imaging
solutions, announced today that after the market closes on Tuesday, April 30,
2013, it will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March
30, 2013. In conjunction with FARO's first quarter earnings release, you are
invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the
Internet onMay 1, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. ET with the Company's President and CEO,
Jay Freeland, and CFO, Keith Bair.

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What: FARO Technologies First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release Conference Call

When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013

How: www.faro.com/CCQ1-0501

Dial-in Numbers:866-952-1906 or 785-424-1825

Conference ID: FARO

Alternately, one may access the call via FARO's web site www.faro.com, then
click "Investor Relations", "Conference Calls", then click the relevant date.

If you are unable to participate during the live web cast, the call will be
archived on www.faro.com. Conference Call Replay is also available until July
1, 2013, by calling, (800) 753-5212 (domestic) or (402) 220-2673
(international). No code is required.

FARO is the world's most trusted source for 3D measurement technology. The
Company develops and markets computer-aided measurement and imaging devices
and software. Technology from FARO permits high-precision 3D measurement,
imaging and comparison of parts and complex structures within production and
quality assurance processes. The devices are used for inspecting components
and assemblies, rapid prototyping, documenting large volume spaces or
structures in 3D, surveying and construction, as well as for investigation and
reconstruction of accident sites or crime scenes.

Approximately 15,000 customers are operating more than 30,000 installations of
FARO's systems, worldwide. The Company's global headquarters is located in
Lake Mary, FL; its European regional headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany; and
its Asia/Pacific regional headquarters in Singapore. FARO has offices in
Brazil, Mexico, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Poland, Netherlands,
India, China, Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand and Japan.

More information is available at http://www.faro.com

"Safe Harbor" Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995: Statements in this press release regarding FARO Technologies Inc's
business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that
involve risks and uncertainties. For a discussion of such risks and
uncertainties, which could cause actual results to differ from those contained
in the forward-looking statements, see "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual
Report or Form 10-K for the most recently ended fiscal year.

SOURCE FARO Technologies, Inc.

Website: http://www.faro.com
Contact: Keith Bair, Senior Vice President, CFO, keith.bair@faro.com,
407-333-9911