Boulevard Acquisition Corp. Announces the Separate Trading of Its Common Stock and Warrants Commencing April 7, 2014

Boulevard Acquisition Corp. Announces the Separate Trading of Its Common Stock
                    and Warrants Commencing April 7, 2014

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, April 2, 2014

NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boulevard Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ:
BLVDU) today announced that, commencing April 7, 2014, holders of the
22,050,000 units sold in the Company's initial public offering on February 12,
2014 may elect to separately trade the common stock and warrants included in
the units. No fractional warrants will be issued upon separation of the units
and only whole warrants will trade.

Those units not separated will continue to trade on The NASDAQ Capital Market
under the symbol "BLVDU" and each of the common stock and warrants are
expected to separately trade on The NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbols
"BLVD" and "BLVDW", respectively.

Boulevard Acquisition Corp. is a newly organized blank check company formed
for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset
acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination
with one or more businesses. The Company's initial public offering resulted
in gross proceeds to the Company of $220,500,000.

Boulevard Acquisition Corp.'s sponsor is Boulevard Acquisition Sponsor,LLC,
an affiliate of Avenue Capital Group, which is an established global
alternative investment firm founded in 1995. Avenue's primary focus is
investing in credit and other special situation investments in the United
States, Europe and Asia. Avenue has approximately 205 employees worldwide as
of December 31, 2013, and maintains an institutional infrastructure with teams
in accounting, operations, legal, business development, risk management,
compliance and information technology. Avenue has approximately $12.8 billion
in assets under management (as of December 31, 2013).

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation
of an offer to buy the securities of the Company, nor shall there be any sale
of these securities in any state in which such offer, solicitation or sale
would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities
laws of any such state or jurisdiction. The offering was made only by means of
a prospectus, copies of which may be obtained by contacting Citigroup, c/o
Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York
11717, Telephone: (800) 831-9146.

Information Concerning Forward-Looking Statements:

This press release may include "forward-looking statements" within the meaning
of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements, other than
statements of historical facts, included in this press release that address
activities, events or developments that Boulevard Acquisition Corp. expects or
anticipates will or may occur in the future are forward-looking statements.
These statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties,
including, but not limited to the following: changes in general economic,
market or business conditions; the opportunities (or lack thereof) that may be
presented to and pursued by the Company; changes in laws or regulations; and
other factors, many of which are beyond the control of Boulevard Acquisition
Corp. Information concerning these and other factors can be found in the
Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"),
including those set forth in the Risk Factors section of the Company's
registration statement and prospectus for the Company's offering and the
Company's Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013 filed with the
SEC. Copies are available on the SEC's website, Boulevard
Acquisition Corp. disclaims any obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statements after the date of this release, except as may be
required by law.

Contact on Behalf of Boulevard Acquisition Corp.:

Todd Fogarty
Kekst and Company

SOURCE Boulevard Acquisition Corp.
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