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TORONTO, May 22 /CNW/ - ZIPLOCAL INC. (ZIP-TSX Venture Exchange)
("ZipLocal" or the "Company"), a leader in local online search technology,
today released its financial results for the three and nine months ended March
The Company is seeing improvements in the operating results from the
continued and aggressive efforts to decrease expenses and increases in
productivity with a reduced number of staff. These initiatives have seen an
improvement in Adjusted EBITDA loss. Adjusted EBITDA loss for the three months
ended March 31, 2009 was $61,043 representing an improvement of $353,503 from
$414,546 for the three months ended December 31, 2008.
Net revenues for the three months ended March 31, 2009 were $687,481,
representing a decrease of $225,658 (or 25%) from $913,139 as recorded in the
same period in the prior year. Net revenues for the nine months ended March
31, 2009 were $2,181,582, representing a decrease of $950,545 (or 30%) from
$3,132,127 as recorded in the same period in the prior year.
Net loss for the three months ended March 31, 2009 was $253,179 (or $0.00
per share), compared to a loss of $1,379,804 (or $0.02 per share), for the
same period in the prior year. Net loss for the nine months ended March 31,
2009 was $1,905,273 (or $0.02 per share), compared to a loss of $4,604,372 (or
$0.07 per share), for the same period in the prior year.
The complete financial results and management's discussion and analysis
of the results for the three and nine months ended March 31, 2009 are
available through the System of Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval
(SEDAR) at www.sedar.com. All currencies are stated in Canadian dollars.
ZipLocal uses Adjusted EBITDA as a non-GAAP financial performance
measurement. Adjusted EBITDA is calculated by adding back to the net loss:
interest, amortization and stock-based compensation. Adjusted EBITDA is
provided to investors to supplement the results of operations reported in
accordance with GAAP.
About ZipLocal Inc.
ZipLocal operates a Canadian online directory that provides a rich,
user-defined local search experience. ZipLocal provides relevant search
results from Canadian and US businesses with maps and functionality for users
to review, rate and tag business listings. ZipLocal is focused on creating the
most comprehensive and engaging search experience at the neighbourhood and
This news release may contain forward-looking statements based on
management's current projections, beliefs and opinions at the date of this
news release. Actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in
the statements due to risks and uncertainties, which affect the Company's
business and operations. Reference should be made to the Company's continuous
disclosure documents filed from time to time with Canadian securities
regulatory authorities for a detailed description of such risks and
uncertainties. The Company takes no responsibility to update forward-looking
statements if circumstances or management's projections, beliefs or opinions
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: Stephen McDonald, ZipLocal Inc., (416)