Lanham, MD (PRWEB) June 20, 2005
Vocus, Inc. announced today that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. All of the shares to be sold in the offering are to be sold by the company.
Thomas Weisel Partners LLC will act as sole book runner for the offering and RBC Capital Markets will act as co-lead manager. Wachovia Securities and William Blair & Company will be co-managers.
Vocus is a leading provider of on-demand software that helps organizations of all sizes manage relationships and communications with journalists, analysts, public officials and other key audiences.
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 the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy, nor will there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
When available, copies of the preliminary prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained from Thomas Weisel Partners LLC, One Montgomery Street, Suite 3700, San Francisco, California 94104, or by calling 415-364-2720.
About Vocus, Inc.
Vocus is a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes manage local and global relationships and communications with journalists, analysts, public officials and other key audiences. Our software helps customers manage media relations, news monitoring and analysis, interactive email campaigns, online newsrooms, and government relations activities. Vocus software is delivered as an easy-to-use and cost-effective annual subscription, with no need for internal hardware, software or IT support. Vocus has more than 1,100 customers representing organizations of all sizes across a wide variety of industries. Our software is currently available in four languages, and is in use by customers around the world. Since 1999, we have achieved 23 consecutive quarters of revenue growth, and have received awards for company growth and product excellence. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America and Europe. For more information please visit http://www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572
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