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SWIFT TRANSPORTATION CO FILES (8-K) Disclosing Change in Directors or Principal Officers

February 20, 2014



Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

On February 14, 2014, William Post notified the Board of Directors of Swift Transportation Company (the "Company") of his intention not to stand for re-election at the Company's 2014 annual meeting of stockholders. Mr. Post is chairman of the Board of Directors, chairman of the nominating and governance committee and a member of the audit and compensation committees. Mr. Post's decision to not stand for re-election did not relate to any disagreement with the Company. Mr. Post will remain as chairman of the Board, chairman of the nominating and governance committee and member of the audit and compensation committees until the Company's 2014 annual meeting of stockholders.

The Board of Directors intends to appoint current independent Board member Richard Dozer as chairman of the Board of Directors at the expiration of Mr. Post's term at the 2014 annual meeting of stockholders. The nominating and governance committee will be conducting a search to replace the Board position to be vacated by Mr. Post.


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