STERLING, Va., June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IceWEB™, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: IWEB), www.IceWEB.com, a leading provider of Unified Data Storage and building blocks for cloud storage networks, announced today that the Company has received gross proceeds of approximately $2.5 million in a private placement offering to institutional and accredited investors. In conjunction with the closing, the Company issued approximately 12.5 million shares of its restricted common stock at a price of $0.20/share and warrants to purchase approximately 6.25 million shares of its common stock at a strike price of $0.40 per share. The warrants are callable should the stock trade above $0.50 for ten straight trading days and have a one year expiration. There is no cashless exercise provision on the warrants.
The shares issued to the investors and the shares underlying the warrants have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, and may not be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an applicable exemption from registration requirements. This press release shall not be deemed an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities of the Company, 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.
John R. Signorello, IceWEB's Chief Executive Officer, commented, "Regardless of the economic climate, data storage remains pervasive. IceWEB has the right products in the right space with the right management team. Additional working capital will allow the Company to restructure the senior debt facility and provide a runway for our management team to execute on our channel strategy."
Jesup & Lamont served as the Company's exclusive placement agent for the transaction.
About IceWEB, Inc.
Headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C., IceWEB manufactures and markets data storage products, network and cloud storage solutions and delivers on-line cloud computing application services. Its customer base includes U.S. government agencies, enterprise companies, and small to medium sized businesses (SMB). For more information, please visit www.IceWEB.com.
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