Act Teleconferencing Inc (918709) SEC Filing 10-Q Quarterly report for the period ending Friday, September 30, 2005

Act Teleconferencing Inc

CIK: 918709

Exhibit 99.1



Corporate Headquarters:

1526 Cole Boulevard

Suite 300

Golden, Colorado 80401

Telephone: 303-233-3500

Facsimile: 303-235-4399


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   News                                 

August 16, 2005




Shareholders approve convertible preferred stock financing


DENVER – ACT Teleconferencing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACTT), an independent worldwide provider of audio, video and web-based conferencing products and services, today announced its operating results for the second quarter of 2005 and the results of the shareholders vote at the special meeting held on August 15, 2005.


Audio conferencing revenue for the quarter increased by $900,000, to $10.4 million, compared to $9.5 million, including $400,000 in non-cash deferred revenue, for the second quarter of 2004. Total net revenue for the second quarter was $13.2 million, as compared to $13.6 million in the second quarter of 2004, as a result of a decline in revenues from the Company’s video conferencing business. The Company’s net loss for the second quarter was $1.9 million, which includes restructuring charges of $904,000 and a provision for loss on a related party receivable of $306,000.


Second Quarter Highlights


During the second quarter, the Company continued to make progress toward its goal of achieving profitability. The Company made substantial progress on its previously announced consolidation and restructuring plan, completing facilities consolidations in North America and Europe, which resulted in the elimination of duplicative operations and operating costs. As a result, the Company expects to realize quarterly cost savings totaling up to $800,000, beginning with the third quarter of 2005. Other highlights of the second quarter were:


    Reduced SG&A by $1.1 million* *


    Produced adjusted EBITDA (as defined below) of $1.5 million*


    Generated positive cash flow of $161,000


    Increased audio conferencing revenue by 9%**


    Grew audio conferencing volume by 24%**


* Adjusted EBITDA is earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization, restructure charges and provision for a loss on a related party receivable. Adjusted EBITDA is defined and reconciled to US GAAP net income (loss) numbers in the selected financial data section of this press release.


** Comparison of second quarter 2005 to second quarter 2004.


Impact of Consolidation


The impact of the Company’s previously announced consolidation and restructuring is reflected in improved gross profit and decreased costs and expenses. Gross profit for second quarter


global excellence in teleconferencing
Australia    Belgium    Canada    France    Germany    Hong Kong    The Netherlands    Singapore    United States    United Kingdom

The following information was filed by Act Teleconferencing Inc on Friday, August 19, 2005 as an 8K 2.02 statement, which is an earnings press release pertaining to results of operations and financial condition. It may be helpful to assess the quality of management by comparing the information in the press release to the information in the accompanying 10-Q Quarterly Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.

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CIK: 918709
Form Type: 10-Q Quarterly Report
Accession Number: 0001193125-05-230323
Submitted to the SEC: Mon Nov 21 2005 5:17:16 PM EST
Accepted by the SEC: Mon Nov 21 2005
Period: Friday, September 30, 2005
Industry: Communications Services

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