SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
(Amendment No. 1)
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 26, 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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Item 2.01. Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets.
On July 26, 2018, IZEA Worldwide, Inc. (“IZEA”) completed its merger with TapInfluence, Inc. (“TapInfluence”), pursuant to the terms of the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of July 11, 2018 (the “Merger Agreement”), by and among IZEA, IZEA Merger Sub, Inc., TapInfluence, certain stockholders of TapInfluence and the stockholders’ representative, as amended by Amendment No. 1 thereto, dated as of July 20, 2018, as previously described in the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the SEC on July 30, 2018 (the “Initial Form 8-K”). We are filing this Amendment No. 1 to the Initial Form 8-K to include the audited financial statements of TapInfluence for the years ended December 31, 2017 and 2016 and the unaudited condensed pro forma financial information as of and for the six months ended June 30, 2018 and for the twelve months ended December 31, 2017 and the along with the related notes for such periods, as required by parts (a) and (b) of Item 9.01 of Form 8-K. This Amendment No. 1 should be read in conjunction with the Initial Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired. In accordance with Item 9.01(a), TapInfluence's audited financial statements for the years ended December 31, 2017 and 2016 are filed with this Current Report on Form 8-K/A as Exhibit 99.1, and incorporated herein by reference. TapInfluence's unaudited financial statements as of June 30, 2018 and for the six months ended June 30, 2018 and 2017 are filed with this Current Report on Form 8-K/A as Exhibit 99.2, and incorporated herein by reference
(b) Pro Forma Financial Information. In accordance with Item 9.01(b), the unaudited condensed pro forma financial information as of and for the six months ended June 30, 2018 and for the year ended December 31, 2017 are furnished in this Current Report on Form 8-K/A as Exhibit 99.3.
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: October 9, 2018
By:/s/ Edward H. (Ted) Murphy
Edward H. (Ted) Murphy
President and Chief Executive Officer