SOURCE: Digital Ally, Inc.

Digital Ally, Inc.

July 17, 2015 09:20 ET

Digital Ally Announces $12.0 Million At-the-Market Registered Direct Offering

LENEXA, KS--(Marketwired - Jul 17, 2015) - Digital Ally, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: DGLY) today announced that it has received commitments from two institutional investors to purchase an aggregate of approximately $12.0 million of the Company's common stock and warrants exercisable to purchase common stock in an at-the-market registered direct offering and a concurrent private placement of two series of warrants to purchase common stock.

The Company entered into a definitive purchase agreement with these investors pursuant to which the Company agreed to sell an aggregate of 879,766 shares of its common stock at a per share price of $13.64 in an at-the-market registered direct offering. For each share of common stock purchased, investors will receive a registered short-term warrant to purchase approximately 0.5 shares of common stock for a total of 437,086 shares of common stock. Additionally, in a concurrent private placement, the Company agreed to issue to the investors short-term warrants to purchase, for each share of common stock purchased in the registered direct offering, approximately 0.25 shares of common stock for a total of 222,738 shares of common stock and long-term warrants to purchase, for each share of common stock purchased in the registered direct offering, one share of common stock for a total of 879,766 shares of common stock. Both the short-term registered and private placement warrants are immediately exercisable, have an exercise price of $13.43 per share and will expire 24 months from the date of issuance. The long-term warrants are immediately exercisable, have an exercise price of $13.43 per share and will expire five and a half years from the date of issuance. The closing of the registered direct offering and the concurrent private placement is expected to take place on or about July 22, 2015, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.

The Company intends to use the net proceeds to retire $2.5 million principal amount of subordinated notes and for general corporate purposes.

"This financing package is a significant step in the long-term development of the Company," stated Stanton E. Ross, Chief Executive Officer of Digital Ally, Inc. "It will help us accelerate our engineering and marketing efforts for our law enforcement and commercial products." 

WestPark Capital, Inc. is acting as sole placement agent in connection with the registered direct offering and concurrent private placement.

A shelf registration statement (File No. 333-202944) relating to the shares of common stock and warrants issued in the registered direct offering was filed with and declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). A prospectus supplement relating to the registered direct offering will be filed by the Company with the SEC. Copies of the prospectus supplement, together with the accompanying prospectus, can be obtained at the SEC's website at http://www.sec.gov, from request at WestPark Capital, Inc., 1900 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 310, Los Angeles, CA 90067, or from Digital Ally, Inc., 9705 Loiret Blvd., Lenexa, KS 66219, Attention: Stanton E. Ross, CEO.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of the Company in the registered direct offering or the concurrent private placement. There shall not be any offer, solicitation of an offer to buy, or sale of securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offering, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.

About Digital Ally, Inc.

Digital Ally, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets advanced technology products for law enforcement, homeland security and commercial applications. The Company's primary focus is digital video imaging and storage. For additional information, visit www.digitalallyinc.com.

The Company is headquartered in Lenexa, Kansas, and its shares are traded on The NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol "DGLY".

Additional Information

Statements made in this press release include forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, regarding, but not limited to, the amount and use of proceeds the Company expects to receive from the sale of the shares of common stock in the registered direct offering and the closing of the transactions. Forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "may," "will," "plan," "should," "expect," "anticipate," "estimate," "continue," or comparable terminology. Such forward-looking statements are inherently subject to certain risks, trends and uncertainties, many of which the Company cannot predict with accuracy and some of which the Company might not even anticipate, and involve factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from those projected or suggested. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements and are advised to consider the factors listed above together with the additional factors under the heading "Forward-Looking Statements" and "Risk Factors" in the Company's Annual Reports on Form 10-K, as may be supplemented or amended by the Company's Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. The Company assumes no obligation to update or supplement forward-looking statements that become untrue because of subsequent events, new information or otherwise.

Contact Information

  • For Additional Information, Please Contact:

    Stanton E. Ross
    CEO
    (913) 814-7774

    or

    RJ Falkner & Company, Inc.
    Investor Relations Counsel
    (800) 377-9893
    or via email at info@rjfalkner.com