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): September 25, 2018
IZEA WORLDWIDE, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
480 N. Orlando Avenue, Suite 200
Winter Park, Florida
(Address of principal executive offices)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (407) 674-6911
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Regulation FD Disclosure.
Cautionary Statement Pursuant to Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995:
“Safe Harbor” statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This report contains forward-looking statements identified by the use of words such as should, believes, plans, goals, expects, may, will, or the negatives thereof, and other variations thereon or comparable terminology. Such statements are based on currently available information which management has assessed but which is dynamic and subject to rapid change due to risks and uncertainties that affect our business, including, but not limited to, competitive conditions in the social media sponsorship segment in which we operate, failure to popularize one or more of the marketplace platforms of our company, inability to obtain additional capital, risks inherent in new product and technology development, integration of acquired businesses, changing economic conditions that are less favorable than expected, and other risks detailed from time to time in our filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Any statements that express or involve discussions with respect to predictions, expectations, beliefs, plans, projections, objectives, goals, assumptions or future events or performance are not statements of historical fact and may be forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those presently anticipated.
Note: Information in this current report furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. The information in this current report shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement pursuant to the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The furnishing of the information in this current report is not intended to, and does not, constitute a representation that such furnishing is required by Regulation FD or that the information in this current report contains material investor information that is not otherwise publicly available.
Management of IZEA, Inc. has prepared an Investor Overview with regard to financial services opportunities. The Investor Overview is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and will also be posted on IZEA’s website at www.izea.com.
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: September 25, 2018
By:/s/ Edward H. (Ted) Murphy
Edward H. (Ted) Murphy
President and Chief Executive Officer