CAKE by Accelerize to Participate in Upcoming Global Industry Events Across EMEA and APAC

October 2, 2018

Provider of Digital Marketing SaaS Solutions Continues International Expansion

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Accelerize (OTCQB: ACLZ) (OTCBB: ACLZ) and its digital marketing software division CAKE today announced that the company is continuing to build on its global momentum through participation in upcoming industry events being held throughout the EMEA and APAC regions. These activities are meant to bolster relationships in key international markets that CAKE has expanded its presence in since the launch of its flagship enterprise SaaS solution, Journey by CAKE. International brands, marketers and agencies interested in learning more about Journey and its suite of performance marketing solutions are invited to schedule a meeting with a CAKE representative at an upcoming event. CAKE plans to participate in the following international events scheduled for Q4 2018:

-- Affiliate Summit APAC– October 1-3, 2018 in Singapore -- Moscow Affiliate Conference– October 3, 2018 in Moscow -- India Affiliate Summit– October 11-12, 2018 in Gurugram, India -- Lisbon Affiliate Conference– October 17-20, 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal -- Casual Connect ASIA– November 12-14, 2018 in Greater Bay Area, China

International markets represented about 40 percent of CAKE’s company-wide sales in 2017. After initiating global marketing efforts for Journey by CAKE in Q1 2018, CAKE has seen growth in both Journey-related revenue and sales bookings in Q2. Also in Q2 2018, CAKE completed its General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance readiness strategy, in a move to demonstrate its commitment to regulations put in place by the European Union to protect the data of it citizens.

“We continue to see significant market potential outside of the U.S., and this year alone have signed a myriad of international customers,” said Santi Pierini, CAKE President and Chief Operating Officer of Accelerize. “The stage is set for CAKE to continue global expansion in the months and years ahead, especially as marketers continue to demand innovative solutions for unifying marketing data, gaining actionable insights into campaign performance and ultimately making the most of their advertising spend.”

About CAKE by Accelerize

CAKE, a division of Accelerize Inc., provides proprietary cloud-based solutions to collect, attribute and optimize the performance of digital marketing return on investment, in real-time. Bringing clarity to cross-channel marketing campaigns, we empower advertisers, agencies, publishers and networks from more than 50 countries worldwide with the insight to make intelligent marketing decisions. CAKE by Accelerize is headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif. with operations in London and New Delhi. For more information, visit www.getCAKE.com.

About Accelerize

Accelerize Inc. (OTCQB: ACLZ) (OTCBB: ACLZ) offers marketing technology solutions that revolutionize the way advertisers leverage their digital advertising data. For more information, visit www.accelerize.com.

Use of Forward-looking Statements

This press release may contain forward-looking statements from Accelerize Inc. within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and federal securities laws. For example, when Accelerize describes the benefit and impact of Journey by CAKE and the growth of its international customers and opportunities and uses other statements containing the words “believes,” “anticipates,” “plans,” “expects,” “will” and similar expressions, Accelerize is using forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on the current expectations of the management of Accelerize only, and are subject to a number of factors and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements. The following factors, among others, could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements: changes in technology and market requirements; our technology may not be validated as we progress further; we may be unable to retain or attract key employees whose knowledge is essential to the development of our products and services; unforeseen market and technological difficulties may develop with our products and services; inability to timely develop and introduce new technologies, products and applications; or, loss of market share and pressure on pricing resulting from competition, which could cause the actual results or performance of Accelerize to differ materially from those contemplated in such forward-looking statements. Except as otherwise required by law, Accelerize undertakes no obligation to publicly release any revisions to these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. For a more detailed description of the risk and uncertainties affecting Accelerize, reference is made to Accelerize’s reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Media Contact Brittany Christopher PR@getCAKE.com (949) 887-0437   Investor Contact Ascendant Partners, LLC Richard Galterio Rich@ascendantpartnersllc.com (732) 410-9810

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