Press Release

Hub Group Wins The Home Depot's Intermodal Carrier of the Year Award

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Nov 3, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HUBG) was named The Home Depot's Intermodal Carrier of the Year for 2004. This is the first year that The Home Depot has chosen a carrier for this distinction.

Hub was recognized for exceeding expectations by improving service levels, pro-actively solving rail and drayage issues and providing excellent administrative assistance.

The award was presented to Mark Yeager, Chief Operating Officer and President - Field Operations, and Phil Bayle, Regional Vice President of Operations, at The Home Depot's annual carrier conference.

"Being named Intermodal Carrier of the Year by The Home Depot is a great honor for our Company," said David P. Yeager, Vice Chairman and CEO of Hub Group, Inc. "Receiving this award is validation of Hub's commitment to providing our customers with the most cost efficient, highest quality intermodal management services. We greatly appreciate the recognition."

ABOUT HUB GROUP: Hub Group, Inc. is a leading non-asset based freight transportation management company providing comprehensive intermodal, truckload brokerage and logistics and distribution services. The Company operates through a network of over 30 offices throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.

SOURCE Hub Group, Inc.

Renee Jurczyk of Hub Group, Inc., +1-630-271-3611
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