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EVO Appoints Michael Zientek as Chief Financial Officer

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PEORIA, Ariz., Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EVO Transportation & Energy Services, Inc. (EVO) (OTC:EVOA), an emerging transportation operator and alternative fuel services company, has appointed Michael Zientek as chief financial officer, effective July 30, 2018.

Zientek brings more than 30 years of finance experience with an extensive track record of capitalizing on emerging opportunities and driving organizational change to improve profitability. He previously served as a senior consultant to CBIZ, Inc., a national consulting firm with over 100 offices and approximately 4,600 associates. While with CBIZ, he led a risk management and operational improvement consulting team focused on profitability and competitive position improvement.

Prior to CBIZ, Zientek held various financial leadership positions at Gap, Inc., a global specialty retailer, including chief internal auditor, chief financial officer of global supply chain, and VP of Financial Operations. At Gap, Zientek launched and led the company's shared services center and merged the company's retail and online supply chain organizations to improve operational efficiencies and better align the company's omni-channel strategy.

"Michael's extensive background in finance and proven track record of improving operational efficiencies and increasing profitability will be an invaluable asset to our finance team," said John Yeros, CEO of EVO. "As we strive to create a nationally-recognized organization of scale to meet the evolving needs of the USPS, I am confident in Michael leading our finance team."

Zientek holds an undergraduate degree in accounting and finance from Georgetown University and a Master of Business Administration from New York University. He is a Certified Internal Auditor.

Commenting on his new position, Zientek said: "As the USPS continues to drastically reduce their supplier base, EVO has built the necessary platform to secure these increasingly competitive contracts. I look forward to leveraging my past experience to implement the necessary financial initiatives as we enter our next stage of growth and expand our footprint."

About EVO Transportation & Energy Services, Inc.

EVO is an emerging transportation operator and next generation supplier for the United States Postal Service (USPS). It offers flexible and efficient solutions through a combination of Diesel and CNG trucks and tractors across 12 states. EVO also operates five strategically located CNG refueling stations located in Jurupa Valley, CA; Fort Worth, TX; Oak Creek, WI; Tolleson, AZ; and San Antonio, TX that accommodate class 8 trucks and trailers. For more information, please visit evocng.com.

Important Information

The statements in this press release that are not historical facts may be "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. The words "believe," "will," "may," "estimate," "continue," "anticipate," "intend," "would," "should," "plan," "expect," "predict," "could," "potentially" or similar expressions identify forward-looking statements, although not all forward-looking statements include these words. These statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other important factors, including those described in under "Risk Factors" contained in EVO's most recent Form 10-K and subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Moreover, the forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made, and EVO assumes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect actual performance or results, changes in assumptions or changes in other factors affecting forward-looking information, except to the extent required by law.

Corporate Contact Information

John Yeros
Chief Executive Officer
JYeros@evocng.com

Investor Relations:

Liolios
Cody Slach
Tel 1-949-574-3860
EVOA@Liolios.com

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