BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., June 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Authentidate Holding Corp. (Nasdaq:ADAT), a provider of secure web-based software applications and telehealth products and services for healthcare organizations, today announced the closing of a previously announced underwritten public offering of 4,257,895 shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase 4,257,895 shares of common stock, and the fully exercised over-allotment option to purchase 425,790 additional shares and 425,790 additional warrants. Gross proceeds to Authentidate at closing were approximately $4.45 million. The securities sold in the offering were sold as a unit of one share and a warrant to purchase one share of common stock at a price to the public of $0.95 per unit. The warrants have an exercise price of $0.95 per share and a 5-year term. Net proceeds to Authentidate from the offering are approximately $4.0 million after deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses. Authentidate intends to use the proceeds for working capital and general corporate purposes. J.P. Turner & Company, LLC, acted as the sole underwriter for the offering. The securities were sold pursuant to Authentidate's existing shelf registration statement, base prospectus, and a prospectus supplement as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Copies of the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to this offering may be obtained from the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at http://www.sec.gov or by contacting J.P. Turner & Company, LLC, Attention: Jeffrey Johnson, by telephone at (404) 479-8300, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any offer or sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or other jurisdiction.
About Authentidate Holding Corp.Authentidate Holding Corp. is a provider of secure web-based software applications and telehealth products and services that enable healthcare organizations to coordinate care for patients and enhance related administrative and clinical workflows. Authentidate's products and services enable healthcare organizations to increase revenues, reduce costs and enhance patient care by eliminating paper and manual work steps from clinical and administrative processes. Authentidate's telehealth solutions combine patient vital signs monitoring with a web application that streamlines patient care management. Delivered as Software as a Service (SaaS), customers only require an Internet connection and web browser to access our web-based applications thereby utilizing previous investments in systems and technology. The company's healthcare customers and users include leading homecare companies, health systems, physician groups and governmental entities. These organizations utilize the company's products and services to coordinate care for patients outside of acute-care. For more information, visit the company's website at www.authentidate.com . This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and section 21E of the Securities Act of 1934. When used in this release, the words "believe," "anticipate," "think," "intend," "plan," "will be," "expect," and similar expressions identify such forward-looking statements. Such statements regarding future events and/or the future financial performance of the company are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, which could cause actual events or the actual future results of the company to differ materially from any forward-looking statement. Such risks and uncertainties include, among other things, the availability of any needed financing, the company's ability to implement its business plan for various applications of its technologies, the impact of competition, the management of growth, and the other risks and uncertainties that may be detailed from time to time in the company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In light of the significant risks and uncertainties inherent in the forward-looking statements included herein, the inclusion of such statements should not be regarded as a representation by the company or any other person that the objectives and plans of the company will be achieved. Authentidate and Inscrybe are registered trademarks of Authentidate Holding Corp. All other trade names are the property of their respective owners.
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