Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. Announces Participation in Stifel Nicolaus and BB&T Conferences

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., Feb. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CVTI) announced today that the Company is scheduled to present at two upcoming conferences:

Stifel Nicolaus 2015 Transportation and Logistics Conference

Tuesday, February 10 – The Ritz Carlton, Key Biscayne, FL

Presenters: David Parker, Chairman and CEO and Richard Cribbs, CFO

BB&T Capital Markets 30th Annual Transportation Services Conference

Wednesday, February 11 – The Biltmore, Coral Gables, FL

Presenters: David Parker, Chairman and CEO and Richard Cribbs, CFO

The Company will provide a copy of its investor presentation for these conferences on its website at under the icon "Other" as an archived presentation at approximately 4:00 p.m. EST just prior to the Stifel Nicolaus presentation on February 10, 2015.

Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. is the holding company for several transportation providers that offer premium transportation services for customers throughout the United States. The consolidated group includes operations from Covenant Transport and Covenant Transport Solutions of Chattanooga, Tennessee; Southern Refrigerated Transport of Texarkana, Arkansas; and Star Transportation of Nashville, Tennessee. In addition, Transport Enterprise Leasing, of Chattanooga, Tennessee is an integral affiliated company. The Company's Class A common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select under the symbol, "CVTI".

The presentation or discussions at the conference may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A or the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Please refer to various disclosures made by the Company in its stockholder reports, press releases, and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for important risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those expressed in or implied by any such forward-looking statement. The Company does not assume, and specifically disclaims, any obligation to update forward-looking statements.

CONTACT: For further information contact: Richard B. Cribbs, SVP and Chief Financial Officer (423) 463-3331 For copies of Company information contact: Kim Perry, Administrative Assistant (423) 463-3357

Source:Covenant Transportation Group, Inc.