Echo Global Logistics, Inc. Acquires Open Mile, Inc.

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. Acquires Open Mile, Inc. 
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 03/19/13 --  Echo Global Logistics,
Inc. (NASDAQ: ECHO), a leading provider of technology-enabled
transportation and supply chain management services, has acquired
Open Mile, Inc., a truckload brokerage headquartered in Boston, MA.  
Founded in 2010, Open Mile is a non-asset transportation service
provider that combines high tech automation with freight management
expertise to create superior shipping services for clients and
carriers.  
"Open Mile has developed leading edge, cloud-based technology that
successfully automates many of the manual tasks of transportation
management," said Douglas R. Waggoner, Chief Executive Officer of
Echo Global Logistics. "The acquisition of Open Mile enhances the
technology solutions we offer clients and carriers while also
expanding our client base, sales force and carrier network in the
Northeastern United States." 
"Echo is the premier third party logistics firm in the transportation
industry," stated Evan Schumacher, CEO of Open Mile. "We look forward
to joining the Echo team and contributing to the industry leading
technology that drives their business."  
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:
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Echo Global Logistics
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