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USA Truck Appoints Director of Engineering and Network Strategy

USA Truck Appoints Director of Engineering and Network Strategy

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014 7:08 am CST

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VAN BUREN, Ark

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NASDAQ:
USAK
"Anuj brings in-depth experience in the logistics industry, including the truckload business, to USA Truck. His combination of technical expertise and industry experience will help us provide additional transportation solutions and improved efficiencies, benefiting our customers in the many different industries and geographies USA Truck serves."

USA Truck (Nasdaq: USAK), a leading transportation and logistics provider headquartered in Van Buren, Ark., has appointed Anuj Davalbhakta as Director of Engineering and Network Strategy. In that role, he is responsible for refining and enhancing USA Truck’s route network as the company continues with its growth strategy of providing capacity solutions to its customers.

President and CEO John Simone commented, “Anuj brings in-depth experience in the logistics industry, including the truckload business, to USA Truck. His combination of technical expertise and industry experience will help us provide additional transportation solutions and improved efficiencies, benefiting our customers in the many different industries and geographies USA Truck serves.”

Mr. Davalbhakta joins USA Truck from Shreveport, LA-based Tango Transport, LLC, where he spent 10 years in a variety of roles with increasing responsibility. Most recently, he served as Director of Transportation Network Strategy and Pricing, with responsibility for providing high-quality customer service while maximizing resource utilization.

Mr. Davalbhakta holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pune in India, a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Louisiana Tech University and a Master of Business Administration from LSU-Shreveport.

About USA Truck

USA Truck is a transportation and logistics provider headquartered in Van Buren, Arkansas, with terminals, offices and staging facilities located throughout the United States. We transport commodities throughout the continental U.S. and into and out of portions of Canada. We also transport general commodities into and out of Mexico by allowing through-trailer service from our terminal in Laredo, Texas. Our Strategic Capacity Solutions and Intermodal service offerings provide customized transportation solutions using the latest technological tools available and multiple modes of transportation.

Contact:

Company Contact
Michael Borrows, EVP & CFO
USA Truck
(479) 471-­‐2672
Michael.Borrows@usa-truck.com
or
Investor Relations Contact
Harriet Fried / Jody Burfening
LHA
(212) 838-­‐3777
hfried@lhai.com

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