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Rand Logistics, Inc. – EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENT (June 14th, 2013)

This AGREEMENT (the “Agreement”) is entered into as of June 12, 2013 by and between Rand Logistics, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”), and Laurence S. Levy (“Executive”).

Essex Rental Corp. – Melissa (March 30th, 2009)

Good morning everyone.  Thank you for joining us today.  Our speakers today will be Ron Schad, CEO of Essex Rental Corp. and Marty Kroll, CFO of Essex Rental Corp.  Laurence Levy, Chairman of Essex Rental Corp., will make a few introductory remarks and will also be available during the Q&A portion of the call.

Hyde Park Acquisition CORP – Melissa (August 7th, 2008)

Good morning everyone. Thank you for joining us today. Our speakers today will be Laurence Levy, Chairman and CEO of Hyde Park Acquisition Corp., Ron Schad, CEO of Essex Crane Rental Corp. and Marty Kroll, CFO of Essex Crane Rental Corp.

Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand 2008 Year-End Earnings Call Script Operator: Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Rand Logistics fiscal year 2008 financial results conference call. During today's presentation, all parties will be in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation, the conference will be open for questions. (OPERATOR INSTRUCTIONS). This conference is being recorded today, Thursday, June 26, 2008. At this time I want to the conference over to Brandi Piacente, Investor Relations. Please go ahead, ma'am. Brandi Piacente: Thank you, Operator. Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, an (July 1st, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand 2008 Year-End Earnings Call Script Brandi: Thank you operator. Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Rand Logistics' Fiscal 2008 year-end conference call. On the call today from the company are Laurence Levy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ed Levy, President, Scott Bravener, President of Lower Lakes, and Joe McHugh, Rand's Chief Financial Officer. This call is being webcast, and a telephonic replay will be available following the call. Before we begin, we would like to remind everyone that this conference call may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning (June 27th, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. RAND LOGISTICS REPORTS FISCAL YEAR 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS Company Announces 21% Year-Over-Year Improvement in Vessel Margins New York, NY - June 26, 2008 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced operational and financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2008, and provided an update on recent business developments and their expected contribution to future results. Full-Year Fiscal 2008 Financial Results o Marine freight revenue (excluding fuel surcharge, outside charter and other revenue) increased by $6.7 million, or 10.5%, to $ (June 27th, 2008)

Year ended Year ended 31-Mar-08 31-Mar-07 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Revenue - Company operated vessels 85,239 74,175 Revenue - Outside voyage charter revenue 9,530 5,011 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 94,769 79,186 Expenses Outside voyage charter fees

Hyde Park Acquisition CORP – Devin (June 12th, 2008)

Thank you operator. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Hyde Park Acquisition Corp conference call to review the first quarter results of Essex Crane Rental Corp. On the call today from Hyde Park are Laurence Levy, Chairman and CEO and Ed Levy. We are also joined by Ron Schad, CEO of Essex Crane Rental Corp. and Marty Kroll CFO of Essex.

Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FORMER OGLEBAY NORTON PRESIDENT AND CEO MICHAEL D. LUNDIN JOINS RAND LOGISTICS' BOARD OF DIRECTORS New York, NY - April 2, 2008 - Rand Logistics Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced the appointment of Michael D. Lundin as an independent member of its Board of Directors, effective April 1, 2008. Lundin is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of the Oglebay Norton Company, a miner, processor, transporter and marketer of industrial minerals and aggregates. This latest appointment expands Rand's Board to six members, including four non-manageme (April 2nd, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Operator: Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Rand Logistics Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call. During today's presentation, all parties will be in a listen-only mode. Following the presentation, the conference will be open for questions. (OPERATOR INSTRUCTIONS) This conference is being recorded Thursday, February 14 of 2008. At this time, I'd like to turn the presentation over to Lenny Santiago, the Investor Relations for Rand Logistics. Please go ahead, sir. Lenny Santiago: Thank you, operator. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and we (February 19th, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS POSTS 38 PERCENT YEAR- OVER-YEAR REVENUE GROWTH FOR THE THIRD QUARTER OF FISCAL 2008 Reports Significant Improvement in Vessel Operating Margins Recent Completion of WMS Acquisition, Ongoing Vessel Upgrades and Recently Amended Financing Position Rand for Future Growth New York, NY - February 14, 2008 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced operational and financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2007, and provided an update on recent business developments and their expected con (February 14th, 2008)

Three months ended Three months ended Nine months ended Nine months ended 31-Dec-07 31-Dec-06 31-Dec-07 31-Dec-06 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------ Revenue - Company operated vessels 31,840 24,767 81,327 70,726 Revenue - Outside voyage charter revenue 4,077 1,337 8,697 5,011 ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------ 35,917 26,104 90,024 75,737 Expenses Outside voyage charter fees

Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. RAND LOGISTICS MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO ENHANCE OPERATING EFFICIENCY Retiring Oldest Vessel from U.S. Fleet New York, NY - February 13, 2008 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced the planned repowering of one of its Canadian-flagged vessels with a new highly automated emissions compliant power plant. The project, estimated to cost approximately $13 million, is expected to generate an annual mid-teens return and will be completed in April 2008, at which time the vessel will be fully operational. The repowering is expected to impro (February 14th, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand 3Q Fiscal 2008 Earnings Call Script Lenny: Thank you operator. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to Rand Logistics' third quarter fiscal 2008 conference call. On the call today from the company are Laurence Levy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Ed Levy, President, Scott Bravener, President of Lower Lakes, and Joe McHugh, Rand's Chief Financial Officer. This call is being webcast, and a telephone replay will be available following the call. Before we begin, we would like to remind everyone that this conference call may contain forward-looking statements within the meani (February 14th, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. RAND LOGISTICS AMENDS CREDIT FACILITY WITH GENERAL ELECTRIC CAPITAL CORPORATION Increases Facility to Approximately $100 Million New York, NY - February 13, 2008 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced that it has entered into an Amended and Restated Credit Facility Agreement with General Electric Capital Corporation ("GE Capital"). The amended credit facility with GE Capital increases Rand's borrowing capacity to approximately $100 million. The additional capital will be used to finance the WMS acquisition, repower one of the Company's C (February 14th, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. RAND LOGISTICS PURCHASES THREE VESSELS FROM WISCONSIN AND MICHIGAN STEAMSHIP Significant Opportunity to Boost Vessel Margins through Improved Operating Efficiencies Transaction Eliminates Reporting of Variable Interest Entity New York, NY - February 13, 2008 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Grand River Navigation, has exercised its option to purchase three vessels from Wisconsin and Michigan Steamship ("WMS"), the David Z., the Earl W. and the Wolverine, for an all-in cost of approximately $20 mill (February 14th, 2008)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Page 1 RAND LOGISTICS, INC. 2008 Second Quarter Conference Call November 14, 2007 9:00 AM ET Operator: Good morning & welcome ladies and gentlemen to the Rand Logistics Second Quarter Fiscal 2008 Conference Call. At this time I would like to inform you that this conference is being recorded and that all participants are in a "listen only" mode. At the request of the Company we will open the conference up for Questions & Answers after the presentation. This conference call may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform (November 28th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Page 1 RAND LOGISTICS, INC. 2008 Second Quarter Conference Call November 14, 2007 9:00 AM ET Operator: Good morning & welcome ladies and gentlemen to the Rand Logistics Second Quarter Fiscal 2008 Conference Call. At this time I would like to inform you that this conference is being recorded and that all participants are in a "listen only" mode. At the request of the Company we will open the conference up for Questions & Answers after the presentation. This conference call may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform (November 14th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS ANNOUNCES SECOND QUARTER RESULTS AND PROVIDES UPDATE ON RECENT BUSINESS DEVELOPMENTS Conclusion of Work Stoppage and Recently Acquired Vessels Expected to Produce Profitable Growth Going Forward New York, NY - November 13, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq: RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced operational and financial results for the second quarter and six months ended September 30, 2007, and provided an update on recent business developments and their expected contribution to future results. Business Highlights o EBITDA increa (November 14th, 2007)

Three months ended Six months ended 9/30/07 9/30/06 9/30/07 9/30/06 ====================================================================================================== =================== Revenue - Company operated vessels 26,388 26,067 49,487 45,959 Revenue - Outside voyage charter revenue 2,489 1,321 4,620 3,674 ====================================================================================================== =================== 28,877 27,388 54,107 49,633 Expenses Outside voyage charter fees 2

Regency Affiliates Inc – REGENCY AFFILIATES, INC. STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT THIS STOCK OPTION AGREEMENT (this "Agreement") dated as of August 14, 2007 (the "Grant Date"), is between Regency Affiliates, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the "Company"), and Laurence S. Levy (the "Participant"), relating to options to purchase shares of Stock, which options are granted under the Regency Affiliates, Inc. 2003 Stock Incentive Plan, as amended (the "Plan"). Capitalized terms used, but not otherwise defined, in this Agreement shall have the meanings ascribed to such terms in the Plan. I. Grant of Stock Option, Option Price and Term (October 5th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS ACQUIRES TWO FULLY COMMITTED VESSELS AND SECURES USE OF A THIRD VESSEL New York, NY - August 28, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lower Lakes Towing, Ltd., acquired two conventional bulk carriers from the Voyageur group of companies for 25 million CAD (approximately U.S. $23.7 million). Additionally, the Company entered into a contract of affreightment with Voyageur for the exclusive use of a third vessel, and secured an option to acquire this vessel for 5 million C (August 31st, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Page 1 RAND LOGISTICS, INC. 2008 First Quarter Conference Call August 14, 2007 9:00 AM ET Operator: Good morning & welcome ladies and gentlemen to the Rand Logistics First Quarter 2008 Conference Call. At this time I would like to inform you that this conference is being recorded and that all participants are in a "listen only" mode. At the request of the Company we will open up the conference up for Questions & Answers after the presentation. This conference call may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of (August 15th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS NOTIFIED OF EXPIRATION OF LABOR AGREEMENT FOR TIME CHARTERED VESSELS New York, NY - August 6, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that it has been notified by Wisconsin & Michigan Steamship Company ("WMS"), from which Rand's subsidiary time charters three vessels, that WMS' agreement with the American Maritime Officers ("AMO") has expired pursuant to its terms and that it will not be renewed. Under the agreement, the AMO had supplied the licensed officers who filled the supervisory positions on the WMS (August 6th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS WARRANT EXERCISES GENERATE $17.8 MILLION IN CASH FOR THE COMPANY New York, NY - July 18, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that 3,964,965 of its publicly traded warrants were exercised under the program whereby holders could exercise warrants at $4.50, versus the $5.00 exercise price provided by the original terms of the warrants, generating cash of $17,842,000 for Rand. The reduced exercise price program expired on July 13, 2007, and the original exercise price of $5.00 has been reinstituted for all (July 18th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS EXTENDS DEADLINE TO EXERCISE PUBLIC WARRANTS AT $4.50 UNTIL JULY 13, 2007 New York, NY - July 9, 2007 - Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that the deadline to exercise its outstanding, publicly traded warrants ("Warrants") at the previously announced $4.50 exercise price (instead of the $5.00 exercise price provided by the original terms of the Warrants) has been extended until 5:00 p.m. eastern time on July 13, 2007 (the "Extended Expiration Time"). Rand determined to extend the deadline for exercises in (July 10th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS ANNOUNCES FISCAL YEAR 2007 RESULTS New York, NY - June 29, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (Nasdaq:RLOG; RLOGW; RLOGU) ("Rand") today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2007. The GAAP results for the year ended March 31, 2006 reflect Rand prior to its March 3, 2006 acquisition of Lower Lakes Towing Ltd. and Grand River Navigation Company, Inc. Since the Company did not have any operations during that period, the results do not provide a meaningful basis for comparison of financial results. The p (July 2nd, 2007)

Pro Forma Year ended Year ended March 31, 2007 March 31, 2006 -------------- -------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Revenue - Company operated vessels 74,251 52,900 Revenue - Outside voyage charter revenue 4,935 5,337 --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS REDUCES EXERCISE PRICE OF PUBLIC WARRANTS TO $4.50 FROM $5.00 THROUGH JULY 9, 2007 New York, NY - May 4, 2007 - Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that it reduced the exercise price of its outstanding, publicly traded warrants ("Warrants") to $4.50 (from the $5.00 exercise price provided by the original terms of the Warrants) until 5:00 p.m. eastern time on July 9, 2007 (the "Expiration Time"). Any and all Warrants properly exercised in accordance with the terms of the Warrants prior to the Expiration Time (May 10th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. CONFIDENTIAL - NOT FOR DISSEMINATION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS REDUCES EXERCISE PRICE OF PUBLIC WARRANTS TO $4.50 FROM $5.00 THROUGH JULY 9, 2007 New York, NY - May 3, 2007 - Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that it reduced the exercise price of its outstanding, publicly traded warrants (``Warrants'') to $4.50 (from the $5.00 exercise price provided by the original terms of the Warrants) until 5:00 p.m. eastern time on July 9, 2007 (the "Expiration Time"). Any and all Warrants properly exercised in accordance with the terms of the (May 4th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS PURCHASES PREVIOUSLY LEASED VESSEL New York, NY - March 26, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG, RLOGW, RLOGU) today announced that it purchased the Manistee, a self- unloading bulk carrier, for $2.2 million. The Company previously leased the boat from a subsidiary of Sand Products Corporation, and financed the purchase through debt with its existing lender, GE Capital Corporation. Laurence Levy, Chairman and CEO of Rand Logistics, stated, "We are pleased to have completed this transaction, which will be accretive to earnings. The pu (March 26th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS APPROVED FOR LISTING ON THE NASDAQ; SHARES TO BEGIN TRADING MARCH 7TH NEW YORK, NY - March 5, 2007 - Rand Logistics, Inc. (OTC:RAQC.OB; RAQCW.OB; RAQCU.OB) today announced that its common stock, warrants, and units, which have been trading on the OTC Bulletin Board, will begin trading on The NASDAQ Capital Market effective March 7, 2007. The ticker symbols for Rand's securities will be `RLOG', `RLOGW', and `RLOGU'. Laurence Levy, Chairman and CEO of Rand Logistics, stated, "We are pleased to be listing the Company's securities on the NAS (March 5th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Page 1 RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Third Quarter 2007 Conference Call February 9, 2006 9:00 AM ET Operator: Good morning & welcome ladies and gentlemen to the Rand Logistics Third Quarter Fiscal 2007 Conference Call. At this time I would like to inform you that this conference is being recorded and that all participants are in a "listen only" mode. At the request of the Company we will open the conference up for Questions & Answers after the presentation. This conference call may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Ac (February 12th, 2007)
Rand Acquisition Corp. II – STOCK ESCROW AGREEMENT (February 9th, 2007)

STOCK ESCROW AGREEMENT, dated as of _____________, 2007 (“Agreement”), by and among HYDE PARK ACQUISITION CORP., a Delaware corporation (“Company”), LAURENCE S. LEVY, EDWARD LEVY, ISAAC KIER, NMJ TRUST and JANE LEVY (collectively “Initial Stockholders”) and CONTINENTAL STOCK TRANSFER & TRUST COMPANY, a New York corporation (“Escrow Agent”).

Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS ANNOUNCES STRONG THIRD QUARTER AND NINE-MONTH RESULTS New York, NY - February 8, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (OTCBB:RAQC; RAQCW; RAQCU) ("Rand") today announced financial results for the fiscal third quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2006. The GAAP results for the quarter ended December 31, 2005 reflect Rand prior to its March 3, 2006 acquisition of Lower Lakes Towing Ltd. and Grand River Navigation Company, Inc.; since the Company did not have any operations during that period, the results do not provide a meaningful basis for c (February 9th, 2007)

Pro Forma Pro Forma Three Months Three months Nine months Nine months Year Ended ended ended ended ended December 31, December 31, December 31, December 31, December 31, Selected statement of operations data 2006 2005 2006 2005 2005 ------------ ------------ ------------ ------------ ------------ Revenue - Company operated vessels $ 24,766,926 $ 16,351,174 $ 70,726,155 $ 49,673,433 $ 53,819,958 Revenue - Outside voyage charter revenue 1,337,208

Rand Logistics, Inc. – RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Page 1 RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Third Quarter 2007 Conference Call February 9, 2006 9:00 AM ET Operator: Good morning & welcome ladies and gentlemen to the Rand Logistics Third Quarter Fiscal 2007 Conference Call. At this time I would like to inform you that this conference is being recorded and that all participants are in a "listen only" mode. At the request of the Company we will open the conference up for Questions & Answers after the presentation. This conference call may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Ac (February 9th, 2007)
Rand Acquisition Corp. II – WARRANT AGREEMENT (February 9th, 2007)

Agreement made as of __________, 2007 between Hyde Park Acquisition Corp., a Delaware corporation, with offices at 461 Fifth Avenue, 25th Floor, New York, New York 10017 (“Company”), and Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, a New York corporation, with offices at 17 Battery Place, New York, New York 10004 (“Warrant Agent”).

Rand Logistics, Inc. – Rand Logistics Inc. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RAND LOGISTICS TO ANNOUNCE THIRD QUARTER RESULTS AND CONDUCT CONFERENCE CALL New York, NY - February 6, 2007 - Rand Logistics Inc. (OTCBB:RAQC; RAQCW; RAQCU) will issue financial results for its third quarter ended December 31, 2006 on Thursday, February 8, 2007 after the stock market closes. Management will conduct a conference call focusing on the financial results on: Friday, February 9, 2007 9:00am ET Dial-in number: 706-679-3155 Conference ID: 7443480 Management on the call: Laurence S. Levy, Chairman & CEO Edward Levy, President Joseph McHugh, CF (February 7th, 2007)
Rand Logistics, Inc. – RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Page 1 RAND LOGISTICS, INC. Second Quarter 2007 Conference Call November 21, 2006 9:00 AM ET Operator: Good day everyone & welcome to the Rand Logistics Second Quarter Fiscal 2007 Conference Call. At this time I would like to inform you that this conference is being recorded and that all participants are in a "listen only" mode. At the request of the company we will open the conference up for Questions & Answers after the presentation. This conference call may contain forward-looking statements (within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995) co (November 24th, 2006)