Newark, CA — January 3, 2018SMART Global Holdings, Inc. ("SMART") (NASDAQ: SGH), the parent company of SMART Modular Technologies, Inc., today announced that it will participate in the following investor event:

Event: 20th Annual Needham Growth Conference
Date: January 17-18, 2018
Location: Lotte New York Palace Hotel

About SMART Global Holdings
The SMART family of companies are global leaders in specialty memory, storage and hybrid solutions serving the electronics industry with standard and custom products for over 25 years. SMART delivers components, modules and solutions to a broad customer base, including OEMs in computing, networking, communications, storage, mobile and industrial markets. Customers rely on SMART as a strategic supplier with custom designs, product quality, technical support, a global footprint, and the ability to provide locally manufactured memory products in multiple geographies. See www.smartgh.com, www.smartm.com, www.smarth.com or www.smartsscs.com for more information.

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Investor Contact:
Suzanne Schmidt
Investor Relations for SMART Global Holdings, Inc.
(510) 360-8596
ir@smartm.com

Contact PR/Marketing

Lionel Fernandez
39870 Eureka Drive
Newark, CA 94560
Email: info@smarth.com

Phone: +1 (510) 624-8291
Fax: +1 (510) 623-1434