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ePlus Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option

May 14, 2014



HERNDON, Va., May 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ePlus inc. (Nasdaq:PLUS) today announced that the underwriters of its underwritten public secondary offering (the "Offering") of common stock by existing stockholders have exercised their option to purchase an additional 236,087 shares at a price of $50.00 per share. The sale of these additional shares of common stock closed earlier today, following the closing on May 5, 2014 of the sale of 1,573,913 shares by Selling Stockholders. All of the shares of common stock offered including the over-allotment are being sold by Selling Stockholders. ePlus will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares by the Selling Stockholders in this Offering.

Stifel and William Blair were the joint book running managers, and Canaccord Genuity was the co-lead manager of the Offering.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or jurisdiction. Any offer or sale of these securities will be made only by means of a prospectus, including a prospectus supplement, forming a part of the related registration statement.

About ePlus inc.

ePlus is a leading integrator of technology solutions. ePlus enables organizations to optimize their IT infrastructure and supply chain processes by delivering complex information technology solutions, which may include managed and professional services and products from top manufacturers, flexible financing, and proprietary software.  Founded in 1990, ePlus has more than 900 associates serving commercial, state, municipal, and education customers nationally.  The Company is headquartered in Herndon, VA.  For more information, visit www.eplus.com, call 888-482-1122, or email info@eplus.com. Connect with ePlus on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ePlusinc and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/ePlusinc.

ePlus® and ePlus products referenced herein are either registered trademarks or trademarks of ePlus inc. in the United States and/or other countries. The names of other companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

Statements in this press release that are not historical facts may be deemed to be "forward-looking statements."  Actual and anticipated future results may vary materially due to certain risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, possible adverse effects resulting from financial market disruption and general slowdown of the U.S. economy such as ePlus' current and potential customers delaying or reducing technology purchases; increasing credit risk associated with the Company's customers and vendors; reduction of vendor incentive programs; restrictions on the Company's access to capital necessary to fund its operations; possible changes to the Company's estimated revenue and earnings per share upon completion of its financial closing procedures and audit by the Company's independent registered public accounting firm; the Company's ability to consummate and integrate acquisitions; the possibility of goodwill impairment charges in the future; significant adverse changes in, reductions in, or losses of relationships with major customers or vendors; the demand for and acceptance of, the Company's products and services; the Company's ability to adapt its services to meet changes in market developments; the Company's ability to implement comprehensive plans to achieve customer account coverage, cost containment, asset rationalization, systems integration and other key strategies; the Company's ability to secure its electronic and other confidential information; future growth rates in the Company's core businesses; the Company's ability to protect its intellectual property; the impact of competition in the Company's markets; the possibility of defects in the Company's products or catalog content data; the Company's ability to adapt to changes in the IT industry and/or rapid change in product standards; the Company's ability to realize its investment in leased equipment; the Company's ability to hire and retain sufficient qualified personnel; changes to our senior management team; and other risks or uncertainties detailed in the Company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  All information set forth in this press release is current as of the date of this release and ePlus undertakes no duty or obligation to update this information.

CONTACT: Kleyton Parkhurst, SVP ePlus inc.kparkhurst@eplus.com 703-984-8150

Source: ePlus inc.


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