Echo Global Logistics Elects David Habiger to Its Board of

Echo Global Logistics Elects David Habiger to Its Board of Directors 
Eric Lefkofsky Retires From Board 
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 12/28/12 --  Echo Global Logistics,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled
transportation and supply chain management services, announced that
David Habiger was named to the Company's Board of Directors,
effective December 28, 2012.  
Mr. Habiger is the former Chief Executive Officer of NDS Group Ltd.,
a provider of video software and content security solutions that was
acquired by Cisco in August 2012. Previously, Mr. Habiger worked with
the founding members of Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC), or Sonic,
from 1992 to March 2011, was President and Chief Executive Officer of
Sonic from 2005 to March 2011 and was a director of Sonic from
October 2010 to March 2011. Mr. Habiger graduated from St. Norbert
College with a bachelor's degree in business media in 1991, and
graduated from University of Chicago with a Master of Business
Administration in 1998. 
"David is a highly accomplished executive and we are delighted to
have him on our board," said Douglas R. Waggoner, Chief Executive
Officer of Echo. "As a former Chief Executive Officer, David will
bring a wealth of knowledge and a new dimension to our board
discussions, and is well-suited to support our strategy for future
growth." 
"The rapid growth and success of Echo is a testament to their evolved
technology solutions and commitment to customer satisfaction," said
Habiger. "I feel I can provide meaningful insights as Echo continues
to grow, and I'm honored to be joining the Board of Directors at such
an exciting time in the company's history." 
In coordination with Habiger's addition to the Board of Directors,
Eric P. Lefkofsky, a co-founder of Echo, is stepping down from the
Board of Directors effective December 28, 2012, so as to devote more
time to his early stage technology venture fund. "Echo is a
remarkable company and it's amazing how much progress the company has
made over its relatively short history," commented Lefkofsky. "I am a
strong believer in the model and the world-class team Doug Waggoner
has assembled."  
Waggoner stated, "Eric has been great to work with and we look
forward to his continued support." Samuel
 K. Skinner, Chairman of the
company's Board of Directors, stated "Eric's contributions as a
founder and board member to Echo have been extraordinary." 
About Echo Global Logistics 
Echo Global Logistics, based in Chicago, is a leading provider of
technology-enabled transportation and supply chain management
services. Echo maintains a proprietary web-based technology platform
that compiles and analyzes data from its network of over 24,000
transportation providers to serve its clients' transportation and
supply chain management needs. Echo services clients across a wide
range of industries, such as manufacturing, construction, consumer
products and retail. For more information on Echo, visit:
www.echo.com. 
INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT:
Suzanne Karpick
Echo Global Logistics
(312) 784-7414 
MEDIA CONTACT:
Hanni Itah
SSPR
(847) 415-9324 
 
 
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