BroadSoft Files Registration Statement with SEC for an Initial Public Offering
GAITHERSBURG, MD – March 16, 2010 – BroadSoft, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. Goldman, Sachs & Co. will act as lead book-running manager for the offering, with Jefferies & Company, Inc. acting as joint book-running manager. The shares of common stock to be sold in this offering are proposed to be sold by BroadSoft and certain of BroadSoft’s stockholders. The number of shares to be sold in the proposed offering and the offering price have not yet been determined.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold, nor may offers to buy be accepted, prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities, in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. A written preliminary prospectus related to the offering may be obtained, when available, from the prospectus department of Goldman, Sachs & Co., 200 West Street, New York, NY 10282, Attention: Prospectus Department, phone: 866-471-2526 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
BroadSoft provides software that enables fixed-line, mobile and cable service providers to deliver voice and multimedia services over their IP-based networks. The Company’s software, BroadWorks, enables service providers to provide enterprises and consumers with a range of cloud-based, or hosted, IP multimedia communications, such as hosted IP private branch exchanges, video calling, unified communications, collaboration and converged mobile and fixed-line services.