Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. Announces Participation in Upcoming Conferences

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., May 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covenant Transportation Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CVTI) announced today that Joey B. Hogan, Chief Operating Officer and Richard B. Cribbs, Chief Financial Officer are scheduled to present at the following transportation conferences:

Wolfe Research 8th Annual Global Transportation Conference
Tuesday, May 19th – The New York Marriott East Side Hotel, New York, NY
Presenter: Joey B. Hogan

KeyBanc 2015 Industrial, Transportation and Automotive Conference
Wednesday, May 27th – The InterContinental Hotel, Boston, MA
Presenter: Richard B. Cribbs

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.

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.