President and CEO to Present State of the Business

Milwaukee, Wis., December 15, 2016 – ARI Network Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIS) announced today that its Annual Shareholder Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017, at the Company’s corporate headquarters at 10850 West Park Place, Suite 1200, Milwaukee, Wis. at 9:00 a.m. CST.

Formal business to be conducted at the meeting includes the election of two directors to serve on ARI’s Board, approval of an amendment to ARI’s 2010 Equity Incentive Plan, an advisory vote to approve named executive officer compensation and the ratification of Wipfli LLP as ARI’s independent auditors for the fiscal year ending July 31, 2017. After the formal meeting, Roy W. Olivier, President and CEO, will give the annual “State of the Business” presentation on the Company’s operations.

Shareholders who are unable to attend the meeting in person may email questions to be discussed during the question and answer session to or contact Theresa DeNicola at 414.973.4334. Questions must be submitted no later than 3:00 pm CST on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.

Shareholders or interested parties can listen via a live Internet webcast, available at the company’s Investor Relations website at To join the audio conference only, call 415.655.0052 and enter the Access Code 405-244-549.

A replay of ARI’s Shareholder Meeting and a copy of the slide presentation will be available on ARI’s investor website at after 7:00 p.m. CST on Thursday, January 5, 2017.


About ARI

ARI Network Services, Inc. (ARI) (NASDAQ: ARIS) offers an award-winning suite of SaaS, software tools, and marketing services to help dealers, equipment manufacturers and distributors in selected vertical markets Sell More Stuff!™ – online and in-store. Our innovative products are powered by a proprietary data repository of enriched original equipment and aftermarket electronic content spanning more than 17 million active part and accessory SKUs and 750, 000 equipment models. Business is complicated, but we believe our customers’ technology tools don’t have to be. We remove the complexity of selling and servicing new and used vehicle inventory, parts, garments and accessories (PG&A) for customers in the automotive tire and wheel aftermarket, powersports, outdoor power equipment, marine, home medical equipment, recreational vehicles and appliance industries. More than 23, 500 equipment dealers, 195 distributors and 3, 360 brands worldwide leverage our web and eCatalog platforms to Sell More Stuff!™  For more information on ARI, visit

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For media inquiries, contact:
Colleen Malloy, Director of Marketing, ARI, 414.973.4323,

Investor inquiries, contact:
Theresa DeNicola, ARI, 414.973.4334,