Sonic Solutions Secures $12 Million Equity-based Line of Credit.
NOVATO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 1999--
Sonic Solutions Sonic Solutions NASDAQ: SNIC is a digital media company based in Novato, California, USA. It was created in 1986 by former Lucasfilm employees who developed the AudioDroid digital audio editing system as part of the Droidworks project. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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Under this arrangement Sonic has the right to draw up to a total of $12 million in cash in exchange for Sonic common stock. Pricing of the common stock issued will be based on the market price of Sonic's common stock at the time of a draw. The timing and amount of individual draws are at the sole discretion of Sonic, subject to a number of conditions.
The line will remain in place for a period of approximately 24 months.
In conjunction with this financing arrangement, Sonic has filed a new Form S-1 Registration Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and withdrawn a Form S-3 Registration Statement currently on file. Draws under the equity line may be made at the Company's discretion once the S-1 is declared effective, subject to a number of conditions. More detail regarding the terms of this financing is available in the documents Sonic has filed with the SEC.
"We are very pleased to have obtained this kind of equity financing Equity Financing
The act of raising money for company activities by selling common or preferred stock to individual or institutional investors. In return for the money paid, shareholders receive ownership interests in the corporation. ," said Bob Doris Bob Doris (born May 11 1973) is a Scottish politician. A member of the Scottish National Party (SNP), he was elected to the Scottish Parliament to represent Glasgow region at the 2007 election. , Sonic's President. "It provides us with flexibility to raise additional capital when and if we need it as we develop new products, especially in the DVD DVD: see digital versatile disc.
in full digital video disc or digital versatile disc
Type of optical disc. The DVD represents the second generation of compact-disc (CD) technology. area."
About Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC)
Based in Marin County, California Marin County (IPA: /məˈrɪn/) is a county located in the North San Francisco Bay Area of the U.S. state of California, across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco. As of 2000, the population was 247,289. , Sonic Solutions designs and manufactures DVD publishing systems used by video, audio and multimedia professionals around the world to prepare music, video, film, graphics and entertainment software. Sonic DVD Creator is the leading system for producing content for the DVD format, and has been used to create thousands of DVD titles worldwide, for applications ranging from feature film releases to corporate and industrial titles.
Sonic DVDit! is the easiest way to publish on DVD and for the first time makes DVD production available to the consumer market. Sonic also offers SonicStudio HD, the leading digital audio workstation A digital audio workstation (DAW) is a system designed to record, edit and play back digital audio. A key feature of DAWs is the ability to freely manipulate recorded sounds, much like a word processor manipulates typed words. used by audio professionals to prepare recorded sound for release on DVD and CD, as well as for film and video soundtracks and broadcast.
Sonic is a leader in advancing DVD-Video and DVD-Audio technology and is a full voting-member of the DVD Forum, the standards-setting body for the DVD format. Sonic Solutions can be contacted on the web at www.sonic.com.
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