Ellie Mae to Present at the Stephens Spring Investment Conference on June 6, 2012

PLEASANTON, CA — May 29, 2012 — Ellie Mae® (NYSE MKT: ELLI) a leading provider of enterprise level, on-demand automated solutions for the residential mortgage industry, today announced that members of its management team will present at the Stephens Spring Investment Conference at the New York Palace Hotel in New York on Wednesday, June 6, 2012. The presentation will begin at 1:30 PM Eastern time.

Investors can access a live webcast of this presentation by visiting the investor relations section of the Company's website at www.EllieMae.com.

About Ellie Mae

Ellie Mae, Inc. is a leading provider of on-demand automation solutions for the mortgage industry. The Company offers an end-to-end solution, delivered using a Software-as-a Service model, that serves as the core operating system for mortgage originators and spans customer relationship management, loan origination and business management. The Company also hosts the Ellie Mae Network™ that allows mortgage professionals to conduct electronic business transactions with the lenders and settlement service providers they work with to process and fund loans. The Company's offerings include the Encompass®, Encompass360® and DataTrac® mortgage management software systems.

Ellie Mae was founded in 1997 and is based in Pleasanton, California. To learn more about Ellie Mae, visit www.EllieMae.com or call 877.355.4362.

©2012 Ellie Mae, Inc. Ellie Mae®, Encompass®, Encompass360®, DataTrac®, Ellie Mae Network™, and the Ellie Mae logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of Ellie Mae, Inc. or its subsidiaries. All rights reserved. Other company and product names may be trademarks or copyrights of their respective owners.

IR CONTACT:

Edgar Luce
Executive VP and CFO
Ellie Mae, Inc.
(925) 227-7079
IR@elliemae.com

or

Lisa Laukkanen
The Blueshirt Group for Ellie Mae, Inc.
(415) 217-4967
lisa@blueshirtgroup.com

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