Autobytel Inc. (Nasdaq: ABTL), a leading provider of online consumer purchase requests and marketing resources for the automotive industry, today announced that Jeffrey Coats, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate on a panel titled “Lead Gen Leadership” at the Stifel Nicolaus Internet & Media Conference 2012 on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. (Eastern Time) at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. Coats will also conduct one-on-one investor meetings at the conference. To access the live audio webcast of the panel presentation, visit Autobytel's Investor Relations website at www.autobytel.com (click on Investor Relations and then click on Events & Presentations). An archived presentation will be available on the site following the live event. About Autobytel Inc.Autobytel Inc., an online leader offering consumer purchase requests and marketing resources to car dealers and manufacturers and providing consumers with the information they need to purchase new and used cars, pioneered the automotive Internet when it launched its flagship website, autobytel.com, in 1995. Autobytel continues to offer innovative products and services to help consumers buy, and auto dealers and manufacturers sell, more used and new cars. Autobytel has helped tens of millions of automotive consumers research vehicles; connected thousands of dealers nationwide with motivated car buyers; and helped every major automaker market its brand online. Through its flagship website, its network of automotive sites and respected online affiliates, Autobytel continues its dedication to innovating the industry’s highest quality Internet programs to provide consumers with a comprehensive and positive automotive research and purchasing experience, and auto dealers, dealer groups and auto manufacturers with some of the industry’s most productive and cost-effective customer referral and marketing programs. Investors and other interested parties can receive Autobytel news releases and invitations to special events by accessing our online signup form at http://investor.autobytel.com/alerts.cfm.