February 5, 2013

Cree, Inc. to Webcast Upcoming Presentation

DURHAM, NC -- Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE), a market leader in LED lighting, today announced it will webcast its presentation at an upcoming event.

Chuck Swoboda, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will provide a company overview at the following event:

• The Goldman Sachs Technology & Internet Conference 2013 on Tuesday, February 12, at 7 p.m. ET.

A webcast of the presentation will be available live on our website. Please visit http://investor.cree.com/events.cfm to access the live webcast, as well as any slide presentation used during the conference.

About Cree, Inc.
Cree is leading the LED lighting revolution and making energy-wasting traditional lighting technologies obsolete through the use of energy-efficient, mercury-free LED lighting. Cree is a market-leading innovator of lighting-class LEDs, LED lighting, and semiconductor products for power and radio frequency (RF) applications.

Cree's product families include LED fixtures and bulbs, blue and green LED chips, high-brightness LEDs, lighting-class power LEDs, power-switching devices and RF devices. Cree products are driving improvements in applications such as general illumination, electronic signs and signals, power supplies and inverters.

For additional product and company information, please refer to www.cree.com.