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LightPath Technologies, Inc. Announces the Death of Board Member Gary Silverman

    LightPath Technologies, Inc. Announces the Death of Board Member Gary
                                  Silverman

PR Newswire

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 5, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LightPath Technologies, Inc.
("LightPath", the "Company" or "we") (NASDAQ: LPTH), a global manufacturer,
distributor and integrator of patented optical components and high-level
assemblies, today announced that Gary Silverman, 74, a member of its Board of
Directors, passed away on November 1, 2013. Mr. Silverman served on the Board
for more than twelve years.

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"We are deeply saddened by the death of our colleague," said James Gaynor,
President and Chief Executive Officer of LightPath. "Gary was a valued member
of our Board of Directors and trusted counselor. His wit, wisdom and
contributions to the success of our company will be sorely missed. My deepest
condolences go out to his family."

Robert Ripp, Chairman of the Board of Directors, added, "We extend our
condolences to Penny Silverman and her family. I greatly appreciated Gary's
wisdom and business counsel on LightPath matters. He is a great loss for the
company and I will miss a dear and valued friend. Our thoughts and prayers are
with Gary and his family."

About LightPath Technologies
LightPath (NASDAQ: LPTH) manufactures optical products including precision
molded aspheric optics, GRADIUM® glass products, proprietary collimator
assemblies, laser components utilizing proprietary automation technology,
higher-level assemblies and packing solutions. The Company's products are used
in various markets, including industrial, medical, defense, test & measurement
and telecommunications. LightPath has a strong patent portfolio that has been
granted or licensed to us in these fields. For more information, visit
www.lightpath.com.GRADIUM^® is a registered trademark of LightPath
Technologies.

Contacts: Jordan Darrow Dorothy Cipolla
Darrow Associates, Inc. Chief Financial Officer
jdarrow@darrowir.com    dcipolla@lightpath.com
631-367-1866            407-382-4003x305



SOURCE LightPath Technologies, Inc.

Website: http://www.lightpath.com