CAKE by Accelerize Builds Momentum with Global Customer Expansion

Enterprise Adoption of CAKE's Digital Marketing Platform Fuels 52% Increase in New International Customers

Dec 23, 2015, 09:00 ET from Accelerize Inc.

NEWPORT BEACH, California, December 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Accelerize (OTCQB: ACLZ) (OTCBB: ACLZ) and its digital marketing software division CAKE, today announced significant growth among its international digital marketing customer base, adding more than 60 new clients from the EMEA, APAC and LATAM regions in 2015. CAKE empowers digital marketers from more than 30 countries worldwide with a SaaS-based marketing solution to track and analyze the performance of digital spend. New international CAKE clients include ClickZoot, Digital Performance GmbH, HTTPool, INNO Software, K2 Media, Komli , Little Star Media, LatestFreeStuff, Mobiadz, Pointific, ShopClues, Tapmyads and Wadogo.

CAKE achieved significant global client growth, adding customers from a number of geographies including Australia, Brazil, Germany, Israel, India, Poland, the UK and the US. In 2015, the company experienced a 52% increase over the previous year in the number of clients from EMEA, APAC and LATAM. Overall revenue derived outside of the U.S. grew to 31% in Q3 2015, up from 25% in Q3 2014.

"Our expansion across the globe represents a strong area of future growth for CAKE as companies worldwide shift their advertising dollars to digital media," said Santi Pierini, Chief Operating Officer of Accelerize and President of CAKE. "In this age of digital multi-channel marketing, tracking and attribution have become essential. Advertisers need to understand how each component of a campaign is performing in order to effectively allocate their digital spend. Ongoing investments in our technology, partner network and global operations have enabled CAKE to take meaningful strides with our international presence and customer traction."

According to eMarketer, the digital advertising market is estimated to grow from $138 billion in 2014 to $204 billion by 2018 and a significant part of that growth will come from overseas markets, while total media spend will reach $656 billion.  

About CAKE by Accelerize 

CAKE, a division of Accelerize Inc., provides a cloud-based solution to track and analyze the performance of digital marketing return on investment, in real-time. Bringing clarity to multi-channel marketing campaigns, we empower advertisers, agencies, publishers and networks from more than 30 countries worldwide with the insight to make intelligent marketing decisions. CAKE by Accelerize is headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif. with operations in New York City, London and New Delhi. For more information, visit http://www.getCAKE.com.

About Accelerize 

Accelerize Inc. (OTCQB: ACLZ) (OTCBB: ACLZ) offers marketing technology solutions that revolutionize the way advertisers leverage their digital advertising data. For more information, visit http://www.accelerize.com.

Use of Forward-looking Statements 

This press release may contain forward-looking statements from Accelerize Inc. within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and federal securities laws. For example, when Accelerize describes its global expansion representing an area of future growth, the growth of the digital advertising market, and uses other statements containing the words "believes," "anticipates," "plans," "expects," "will" and similar expressions, Accelerize is using forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on the current expectations of the management of Accelerize only, and are subject to a number of factors and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements. The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements: changes in technology and market requirements; our technology may not be validated as we progress further; we may be unable to retain or attract key employees whose knowledge is essential to the development of our products and services; unforeseen market and technological difficulties may develop with our products and services; inability to timely develop and introduce new technologies, products and applications; or, loss of market share and pressure on pricing resulting from competition, which could cause the actual results or performance of Accelerize to differ materially from those contemplated in such forward-looking statements. Except as otherwise required by law, Accelerize undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. For a more detailed description of the risk and uncertainties affecting Accelerize, reference is made to Accelerize's reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Media Contact 

Jill Hara
PR@getCAKE.com
+1-(949)548-2253 x 257

Investor Contact 

Ascendant Partners, LLC
Fred Sommer
fred@ascendantpartnersllc.com
+1-(732)410-9810

SOURCE Accelerize Inc.