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Wednesday, May 7, 2014
12:00 noon (Mountain Daylight Time)
1625 Sharp Point Drive, Fort Collins, Co 80525
To elect 6 Directors.
01 Frederick A. Ball
03 Garry Rogerson
05 Terry Hudgens
02 Richard P. Beck
04 Edward C. Grady
06 Thomas M. Rohrs
Proposal Two - To ratify the appointment of Grant Thornton LLP as Advanced Energy's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2014.
Proposal Three - Advisory approval on the Company's executive compensation
Proposal Four - Approval of the Company's Short Term Incentive Plan.
Proposal Five - Any other matters of business properly brought before the meeting.
Should you require directions to the annual meeting, please call (970) 221-4670
Vote in Person Instructions: While we encourage shareholders to vote by the means indicated above, a shareholder is entitled to vote in person at the annual meeting. Additionally, a shareholder who has submitted a proxy before the meeting, may revoke that proxy in person at the annual meeting.