JACKSONVILLE, FL - April 27, 2005 - Website Pros, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the initial public offering of its common stock. The offering will include shares sold by Website Pros and by certain of its stockholders of the Company. Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc. will be the sole book-runner and lead manager for the offering. Piper Jaffray & Co. and RBC Capital Markets Corporation will be co-managers for the offering.
Website Pros is a leading provider of Web services and products that enable small and medium-sized businesses to establish, maintain, promote, and optimize their Internet presence. The Company's primary service offering, eWorks! XL, is a comprehensive package that includes website design and provisioning, Internet marketing and advertising, search engine optimization, search engine submission, and lead generation.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time that the registration statement becomes effective. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. When available, copies of the preliminary prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc. at 1001 Nineteenth Street North, 18th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209.Contacts
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