Earnings Release: Friday, March 18, 2011, Before Market Opens in New York Conference Call and Webcast: Friday, March 18, at 11:00 a.m. EDT ATHENS, Greece, March 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TOP Ships Inc. (Nasdaq:TOPS), an international provider of worldwide seaborne crude oil, petroleum products, and drybulk transportation services, announced today that it will release its results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2010 before the market opens in New York on Friday, March 18, 2011. TOP Ships' management team will host a conference call on that same day Friday, March 18, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. EDT to discuss the Company's financial results. Conference Call details: Participants should dial into the call 10 minutes before the scheduled time using the following numbers: 1-866-966-9439 (from the US), 0800-694-0257 (from the UK), +44 (0) 1452 555 566 (international). The participant passcode is: 50355868 and please quote "TOP Ships". A replay of the conference call will be available from March 18, 2011 at 2:00 PM EDT until March 25, 2011. The United States replay number is 1-866-247-4222; the UK replay number is 0800-953-1533; the international replay number is + 44 (0) 1452 55 00 00 and the access code required for the replay is: 50355868#. Audio webcast: There will also be a simultaneous live webcast over the Internet, through the TOP Ships Inc. website ( www.topships.org ) under "Investor Relations". Participants to the live webcast should register on the website approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the webcast. About TOP Ships Inc. TOP Ships Inc., is an international maritime shipping company that provides transportation services for crude oil, petroleum products, and dry bulk commodities. For more information about TOP Ships Inc., visit its website: www.topships.org . Forward-Looking Statements Matters discussed in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements. The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides safe harbor protections for forward-looking statements in order to encourage companies to provide prospective information about their business. Forward-looking statements include statements concerning plans, objectives, goals, strategies, future events or performance, and underlying assumptions and other statements, which are other than statements of historical facts.