SOURCE: IZEA, Inc.

IZEA, Inc.

April 19, 2016 08:01 ET

IZEA to Present at the Joseph Gunnar & Co.'s PIONEERS 2016 Conference on May 5, 2016

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - April 19, 2016) - IZEA, Inc. (NASDAQ: IZEA), operators of IZEAx, the premier online marketplace connecting brands and publishers with influential content creators, has been invited to present at Joseph Gunnar & Co.'s PIONEERS 2016 Conference being held on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.

IZEA's Chairman and CEO, Ted Murphy, is scheduled to present at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time, with one-on-one meetings throughout the day. He will discuss the company's recently reported growth in bookings, up 71 percent to a record $7.4 million in the first quarter of 2016. Murphy will also discuss the company's plans to achieve a bookings goal of $100 million annually by 2018.

The presentation will be webcast live at http://wsw.com/webcast/pioneers/izea, which will be available for replay in the Investors section at www.corp.izea.com.

For more information about the conference or to schedule a one-on-one meeting with IZEA management, please contact your Joseph Gunnar & Co. representative or email conference@jgunnar.com.

About IZEA

IZEA operates the premier online marketplace that connects brands with influential content creators. IZEA creators range from leading bloggers and social media personalities to A-list celebrities and professional journalists. Creators are compensated for developing and distributing unique content on behalf of brands including long form text, videos, photos and status updates. Brands receive influential consumer content and engaging, shareable stories that drive awareness. For more information about IZEA, visit http://corp.izea.com.

Important Cautions Regarding Forward-Looking Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Statements in this press release that are forward-looking include future market values and launch dates. These forward-looking statements are based largely on IZEA's current expectations and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, certain of which are beyond IZEA's control. Actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking statements as a result of, among other factors, competitive conditions in the social sponsorship segment in which IZEA operates, failure to popularize one or more of the marketplace platforms of IZEA, inability to obtain additional capital on a timely basis, difficulties in integrating Ebyline's platforms and operations and achieving the expected benefits from the acquisition, and changing economic conditions that are less favorable than expected. In light of these risks and uncertainties, there can be no assurance that the forward-looking information contained in this press release will in fact occur. Please read the full statement and disclosures here: http://corp.izea.com/safe-harbor-statement.

Contact Information

  • Investor Relations for IZEA:
    Ronald A. Both
    Liolios Investor Relations
    (949) 574-3860
    Email contact


    Media Relations for IZEA:
    Brent Diggins
    Allison+Partners
    (623) 201-5554
    Email contact