SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 19, 2020
IZEA WORLDWIDE, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)|
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
501 N. Orlando Avenue, Suite 313, PMB 247
Winter Park, Florida
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (407) 674-6911
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class|| Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share||IZEA||The Nasdaq Capital Market|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company o
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. o
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On June 19, 2020, IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (“IZEA”) issued a press release announcing details of its planned Shake release and updates on its at-the-market offering program and managed services bookings expectations. A copy of the press release is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated into this Item by reference.
IZEA announces material information to the public about IZEA, its products and services and other matters through a variety of means, including filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, press releases, public conference calls, webcasts, the investor relations section of its website (izea.com/investor-relations), its blog (izea.com/blog) and its Twitter account (@izea) in order to achieve broad, non-exclusionary distribution of information to the public and for complying with its disclosure obligations under Regulation FD.
The information in Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K and Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto is intended to be furnished and shall not be deemed "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. This information shall not be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference therein.
Certain statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K and the press release furnished herewith may constitute “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements, which are based on certain assumptions and describe our future plans, strategies and expectations, can generally be identified by the use of forward-looking terms such as “believe,” “expect,” “may,” “will,” “should,” “could,” “seek,” “intend,” “plan,” “goal,” “estimate,” “anticipate” or other comparable terms. Examples of forward-looking statements include statements regarding the Company’s at-the-market equity offering program and expectations regarding bookings and other future operating results. The forward-looking statements made in this Current Report on Form 8-K speak and the press release only as of the date of this Current Report on Form 8-K or the press release, as applicable, and the Company assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements to reflect actual results or changes in expectations, except as otherwise required by law.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|IZEA WORLDWIDE, INC.|
|Date: June 19, 2020|
By: /s/ Edward H. (Ted) Murphy
Edward H. (Ted) Murphy
President and Chief Executive Officer