Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) (“Werner”), one of the nation's largest transportation and logistics companies, announced that it will participate in three upcoming transportation conferences during the month of May.
Werner will first participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Global Transportation Conference on Thursday, May 17, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. Werner will be represented at the conference by Derek J. Leathers, President and Chief Operating Officer, and John J. Steele, Executive Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer. Messrs. Leathers and Steele will summarize Werner’s business and operations in a presentation and question-and-answer (“Q&A”) discussion with the investment community and during meetings with investors. The presentation and Q&A discussion are currently scheduled to begin at 8:40 a.m. (EDT) and will be approximately 35 minutes in length.
Mr. Steele will next represent Werner at the Wolfe Trahan & Co. 5 th Annual Global Transportation Conference on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 in New York City, New York. During a 55-minute session, Mr. Steele will provide a general business overview of Werner during a brief introductory presentation and participate in a moderated Q&A panel discussion with executives from two other publicly traded transportation companies. The session is currently scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. (EDT) with each company’s introduction, followed by the Q&A panel discussion. Mr. Steele will also participate in meetings with investors during the conference.
Werner will then take part in the 2012 KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference on Thursday, May 31, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. At the conference, Mr. Steele will provide a summary of Werner’s business and operations to the investment community during a series of 50-minute small group and general presentation meetings with investors. The meetings are currently scheduled to be conducted from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (EDT).The investor materials and a live audio webcast of each presentation and Q&A discussion provided by Werner at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Wolfe Trahan & Co. conferences will be publicly available on the respective conference date on the internet through the “Investors” link on the Werner website at www.werner.com. Investor materials provided by Werner at the KeyBanc Capital Markets conference will be publicly available prior to the conference date on the Werner website. The investor materials and replays of the audio webcasts will then be archived and accessible by the public on the Werner website during the 30-day period following each individual conference date. The conference dates and times provided in this press release may be subject to change. Should any such changes occur, Werner may update the information by giving notice on its website, issuing a revised press release, filing a report with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission or through other methods of public disclosure. Please consult the Werner website before or on the respective conference date for any such updated notices, press releases or reports. Also, refer to the forward-looking statement guidance set forth below.