PTEK Plans Analyst Meeting to Follow Listing on New York Stock Exchange January 3, 2005
Management to Present Its Global Opportunities and Technology Roadmap
ATLANTA, GA, December 28, 2004 -
Ptek Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK), a leading global provider of business communications and data services, today announced that following the Opening Bell Ceremony celebrating its original listing on the New York Stock Exchange ® on Monday, January 3, 2005, the Company will host an Analyst Meeting to discuss its vision for the future. During the meeting, Ptek's Chairman and CEO, Boland Jones, and the management team will discuss the Company's global market opportunities and primary growth and technology initiatives.
"This is an exciting time for Ptek, soon to be Premiere Global Services," said Boland Jones. "With the accelerating convergence of voice and data, our Company has the opportunity, through our emerging products and services in 2005 and beyond, to enhance the value it delivers to its 46,000 plus corporate accounts around the world."
The Company will host a conference call along with the Analyst Meeting, beginning at 12:30 pm Eastern on January 3, 2005. To participate in the call, please dial-in to the appropriate number 5-10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time: (800) 818-5264 (US & Canada) or (913) 981-4910 (International). Webcast details are available here.
Ptek previously announced plans to change its corporate name to Premiere Global Services, Inc. and to transfer the listing of its common stock to the NYSE ® on January 3, 2005. On that date, the Company's new symbol will be "PGI."
About Ptek Holdings, Inc.
Ptek Holdings, Inc. is a leading provider of innovative business, data and group communications services for global enterprises. Companies use our audio and data conferencing solutions to conduct group meetings and presentations over the phone or Web. We also enable our customers to process and deliver large quantities of individualized, business critical information, such as electronic statements and invoices, financial transaction and travel confirmations, and drug prescriptions, via our global ASP platform. Ptek serves companies in nearly every business sector, including healthcare, technology, publishing, financial services, travel and hospitality. Our services are marketed under the Premiere Conferencing and Xpedite® brand names.
Ptek Holdings' corporate headquarters is located at 3399 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 700, Atlanta, GA 30326. Additional information can be found at www.ptek.com.
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Forward-looking and cautionary statements
Statements made in this press release, other than those concerning historical information, should be considered forward-looking and subject to various risks and uncertainties. Such forward-looking statements are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and are made based on management's current expectations or beliefs as well as assumptions made by, and information currently available to, management. A variety of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated in Ptek's forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, the following factors: technological change; the development of alternatives to our services; our ability to manage our growth; integration of acquired companies; possible adverse effects on our financial condition if we are unable to retain IBM as a customer at the levels currently forecasted; possible adverse results of pending or future litigation or infringement claims; service interruptions; competitive pressures, including pricing pressures; general domestic and international economic, business or political conditions; legislative or regulatory changes; increased financial leverage; our dependence on our subsidiaries for cash flow; and other factors described from time to time in our press releases, reports and other filings with the SEC, including but not limited the "Risk Factors Affecting Future Performance" section of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2003. All forward-looking statements attributable to us or a person acting on our behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement.