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Media Contact:  Jackie Olt - Omega World Travel - jolt@owt.net


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Omega World Travel Appointed to Board of
GlobalStar Travel Management


FAIRFAX, VA - February 5, 2013- Leading global travel management company, Omega World Travel, announces today that it has been appointed to the Board of GlobalStar Travel Management as a Tier One partner starting in January, 2013. In this new position, Omega will lend its 40 years of experience to positively impact the future growth and global expansion of GlobalStar's business. Omega World Travel's Executive Vice President, Goran Gligorovic, will be the primary participant on GlobalStar's board activities, sharing his significant experience and leadership in the international business travel space to help the company continue to expand its global footprint and influence. Omega World Travel, founded in 1972 and ranked by Business Travel News as the fourth largest travel management company in the U.S., realizes annual sales in excess of $ 1.2 billion. The company employs over 720 staff in over 100 office locations and is recognized for its seasoned team of travel experts and personalized service to a diverse clientele ranging from individual leisure travelers to Fortune 500 companies and the US federal government.

"GlobalStar's entrepreneurial spirit and approach is an ideal fit for the ways in which Omega World Travel has operated as a company for the past 40 years, as well as the direction we are heading in the future," said Goran Gligorovic, Executive Vice President. "We are confident that joining GlobalStar will give our clients a fresh approach with best-in-class global reservation and reporting packages, and an excellent hotel program which will complement our existing portfolio. We look forward to the growth and global expansion that this new partnership will bring both to GlobalStar and to Omega World Travel."

"Omega World Travel's presence on the board of GlobalStar provides further strength to our global partner network through the generation of new business opportunities as we continue to grow," said GlobalStar's President Steve Hartwell. "We are delighted to have Goran Gligorovic on our Board where he will assist with the continued development of our rapidly emerging organization."

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About Omega World Travel
Omega World Travel is a woman-owned, diversity supplier, and one of the largest travel management companies in the US. With worldwide headquarters in Fairfax, VA, Omega serves corporate, government, meeting, and leisure clients throughout the US., Europe, and the Middle East. Omega World Travel also owns Cruise.com, one of the largest sellers of cruises on the Internet, and TravTech, a software development company and Omega Meetings and Conference services.


About GlobalStar Travel Management
GlobalStar is a worldwide travel management company owned and managed by local entrepreneurs. Over 85 market leading enterprises, representing over US$13 billion in sales, combine their local expertise, strength and commitment to deliver cohesive, multinational solutions through an innovative technology platform. More information on GlobalStar
 

 
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