SOURCE: Con-way Freight

July 01, 2008 15:00 ET

Media Advisory: Army Reserve Joins With Con-way Freight on Landmark Employer Partnership

ANN ARBOR, MI--(Marketwire - July 1, 2008) - Con-way Freight will host an official signing ceremony with the U.S. Army Reserve on Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at 11:30 a.m. This ceremony will launch a unique public-private partnership that will allow both organizations to recruit, train and employ those interested in both serving the Nation and pursuing a profession in freight transportation.

WHAT:   The Army Reserve's partnership with Con-way Freight is the first
        such partnership of its kind in the state of Michigan. Con-way
        Freight is also the first company within the freight transportation
        industry to join the new Employer Partnership initiative which
        seeks to formalize the relationship between the Army Reserve and
        the private sector.

WHEN:   Wednesday, July 2, 2008
        11:30 a.m.

WHERE:  Con-way Freight
        2211 Old Earhart Road
        Ann Arbor, MI 48105

WHO:    * Lt. Gen. Jack C. Stultz, Chief, Army Reserve, and Commanding
          General, Army Reserve Command
        * John G. Labrie, president, Con-way Freight
        * David L. Miller, chief operating officer, Con-way Freight
        * Congressman John D. Dingell

Note to Editors: Press release to follow; Event interviews with Lt. Gen. Stultz can be scheduled in advance by contacting Ms. Evelyn Jutte, U.S. Army Reserve, 703-601-0613, evelyn.jutte@ocar.army.pentagon.mil. Interviews with representatives from Con-way Freight can be arranged by contacting Gary Frantz at 650-378-5335 or frantz.gary@conway.com or Belinda Donovan at 207-318-8026 or bdonovan@kgmoment.com.

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