Workhorse Group CEO to Speak at Cowen's 2nd Annual Industrial Innovation and Technology Summit

CINCINNATI, Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ: WKHS), an American technology company focused on providing electric mobility solutions to the transportation sector, today announced that CEO Steve Burns will participate in a panel presentation at Cowen and Company's 2nd Annual Industrial Innovation and Technology Summit. The conference will be held at the W Hotel on Lexington Avenue in New York City on September 19, 2017.

The industry-focused conference attracts the top industrial investors and leading companies across multiple sectors. The innovative panel sessions and presentations allow for corporate and institutional participants to share ideas.

This year Workhorse has unveiled three next generation products for the transportation sector. In February Workhorse and UPS tested its HorseFly™ package delivery drone launched from a UPS Workhorse E-GEN electric delivery truck. In addition, Workhorse unveiled the W-15, the world's first electric pickup truck built from the ground up by an American manufacturer, and showcased the SureFly™ personal helicopter at the Paris airshow.

Prior to founding Workhorse, Mr. Burns previously founded several companies, including Over the Line/AdLink, which sold to Gannett Co. Inc. in 1994; PocketScript, the leading mobile electronic prescription system in the world, which was sold to ZixCorp in 2002; and MobileVoiceControl, Inc., a developer of high-end speech recognition software for smartphones, which sold to Nuance Communications, Inc. in 2006.

About Workhorse Group Inc.

Workhorse is a technology company focused on providing electric mobility solutions to the transportation sector. As an American original equipment manufacturer, we design and build high performance battery-electric vehicles including trucks and aircraft. We also develop cloud-based, real-time telematics performance monitoring systems that are fully integrated with our vehicles and enable fleet operators to optimize energy and route efficiency. All Workhorse vehicles are designed to make the movement of people and goods more efficient and less harmful to the environment. For additional information visit

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