LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Beacon Enterprise Solutions Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BEAC) (www.askbeacon.com), an emerging global leader in the design, implementation and management of high performance Information Technology Systems (ITS) infrastructure solutions, today announces the private placement of a new senior secured credit facility of up to $3 million in addition to its previously announced $4 million unsecured facility.
Under the terms of the offering, Beacon will issue up to a maximum $3,000,000 of 12 month Senior Secured Notes with warrants to purchase 100 shares of Beacon's common stock at $1.00 per share for every $1,000 in principal invested. The Notes bear interest at 9% APR. Net proceeds will be used to repay and replace an existing Senior Secured Bank Note totaling approximately $300,000 and for additional working capital. This funding is in addition to the $4 million unsecured credit facility announced in August of 2010, of which only approximately $335,000 is currently utilized.
"This financing increases our access to working capital from $4 million to up to $7 million and will provide for greater flexibility in funding our 2011 growth objectives," stated Bruce Widener, CEO of Beacon.
About Beacon Enterprise Solutions Group, Inc.
Beacon Enterprise Solutions Group is an emerging global leader in the design, implementation and management of high performance Information Technology Systems ("ITS") infrastructure solutions. Beacon offers fully integrated, turnkey IT infrastructure solutions capable of fully servicing the largest companies in the world as they increasingly outsource to reduce costs while optimizing critical IT design and infrastructure management. Through an integrated team approach, Beacon offers a broad range of products and services including IT infrastructure design, implementation and management, application development and voice/data/security system integration, installation and maintenance. Beacon's client roster includes state and local agencies, educational institutions, and over 4,000 companies ranging in size from mid-sized companies to the Fortune 500. Beacon is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, with a regional headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, Prague, Czech Republic and personnel located throughout the United States and Europe.
For additional information, please visit Beacon's corporate website: www.askbeacon.com
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Bruce Widener, CEO
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