Charlotte, NC (May 14, 2015) – CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bojangles’, Inc. (Bojangles’) (Nasdaq:BOJA) today announced the completion of its underwritten initial public offering of 8,912,500 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $19.00 per share, which included 1,162,500 shares of common stock sold pursuant to the full exercise of the underwriters’ option to purchase additional shares of common stock at the initial public offering price. The public offering consisted solely of common stock that was offered by certain of Bojangles’ stockholders. The sale of the shares closed on May 13, 2015.
BofA Merrill Lynch, Wells Fargo Securities and Jefferies acted as joint lead book-running managers in the offering. Barclays, Goldman, Sachs & Co., Piper Jaffray, William Blair, KeyBanc Capital Markets and RBC Capital Markets also acted as book-running managers in the offering. Stephens Inc. and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey acted as co-managers in the offering.
A copy of the final prospectus related to the offering may be obtained from BofA Merrill Lynch, 222 Broadway, New York, New York 10038, Attention: Prospectus Department, or by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org; Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Department, 375 Park Avenue, New York, New York 10152, by emailing: email@example.com, or by calling (800) 326-5897; or Jefferies LLC, Attention: Equity Syndicate Prospectus Department, 520 Madison Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10022, by emailing Prospectus_Department@Jefferies.com, or by calling (877) 547-6340.
A registration statement on Form S-1 relating to these securities was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 7, 2015. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, 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 any such state or jurisdiction.
About Bojangles’, Inc.
Bojangles’, Inc. is a highly differentiated and growing restaurant operator and franchisor dedicated to serving customers high-quality, craveable food made from our Southern recipes. Founded in 1977 in Charlotte, N.C., Bojangles’ serves menu items such as delicious, famous chicken, made-from-scratch buttermilk biscuits, flavorful fixin’s and Legendary Iced Tea®. At March 29, 2015, Bojangles’ had 258 company-operated and 377 franchised restaurants, primarily located in the Southeastern United States.
- Liz DiTrapano