Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

Helix Technology Corporation (Retired) (HELX.X)

3/23/2004 and 5/2/2005 Proxy Information

Frank Gabron served as Chairman of the Helix Technology Corporation from January 1981 until his retirement in July 1996. He was President from November 1980 to February 1987 and Chief Executive Officer from November 1980 until December 1988.

Robert J. Lepofsky previously served as President from February 1987 and Chief Executive Officer from January 1989 thru December 2004.

3/19/2003 Proxy Information

No related party transactions or special relationships reported for this company. Director relationships marked "Outside Related" at this firm will most often be former executives of the company. Additional information regarding these relationships will be added during our regular updates.