NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rand Logistics, Inc. (Nasdaq:RLOG) ("Rand") today announced that Laurence Levy, Chairman and CEO, and Edward Levy, President, will address institutional investors in a series of one-on-one and small group meetings at the CJS Securities 2nd Annual Midwest Investor Conference on May 26, 2011 in Chicago, IL.
This event will not be webcast; however, a copy of the slides being used during these meetings will be available on May 26, 2011 at the Investor Relations section ("Events and Presentations") on the Rand Logistics, Inc. website at www.randlogisticsinc.com. Additionally, the presentation slides will be filed as a Current Report on Form 8-K with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on May 26, 2011.
About Rand Logistics
Rand Logistics, Inc. is a leading provider of bulk freight shipping services throughout the Great Lakes region. Through its subsidiaries, the Company operates a fleet of eleven self-unloading bulk carriers, including three integrated tug/barge units, and three conventional bulk carriers, of which one is operated under a contract of affreightment. The Company is the only carrier able to offer significant domestic port-to-port services in both Canada and the U.S. on the Great Lakes. The Company's vessels operate under the U.S. Jones Act – which reserves domestic waterborne commerce to vessels that are U.S. owned, built and crewed – and the Canada Marine Act – which requires only Canadian registered and crewed ships to operate between Canadian ports.
CONTACT: Rand Logistics, Inc. Laurence S. Levy, Chairman & CEO Edward Levy, President (212) 644-3450 Investor Relations Counsel: Lesley Snyder (212) 863-9413 LSnyder@randlogisticsinc.com