Orbitz Worldwide To Appoint Mitch Marcus as Chief Financial Officer

     Orbitz Worldwide To Appoint Mitch Marcus as Chief Financial Officer

PR Newswire

CHICAGO, Nov. 7, 2012

CHICAGO, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) today
announced the appointment of Mitch Marcus as the company's chief financial
officer (CFO), effective Nov. 12, 2012.

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Mitch will have global responsibility for accounting, financial planning &
analysis, investor relations, tax, internal audit and treasury. He will be
based at the Orbitz Worldwide headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.  David
Belmont, who has served as interim CFO since June 2012, will return to his
position as group vice president, financial planning and analysis.

"Mitch Marcus is an outstanding individual to lead the Orbitz Worldwide
finance team given the breadth and depth of his background dealing with
strategic financial issues," said Barney Harford, CEO, Orbitz Worldwide. "The
combination of experience as a corporate executive, banker, lawyer
andaccountantmakes Mitch very attractive to take on this key role within the
Orbitz Worldwide organization."

"As a leader in online travel, Orbitz Worldwide has great brands and proven
leadership in using technology to make it easier for consumers to plan and
purchase travel," said Mitch Marcus. "Mobile technology is bringing intense
change and enormous opportunities to online travel. Orbitz is well positioned
to take advantage of this transformation, and I am very pleased to be joining
Orbitz Worldwide at this exciting time."

About Mitch Marcus
Mitch most recently served as Senior Vice President Treasurer and Senior Vice
President Corporate Development at Sara Lee. Prior to Sara Lee, Mitch had a
successful investment banking career spending time at Merrill Lynch, Goldman
Sachs and William Blair. He started his career as a staff accountant at
Arthur Andersen, and after obtaining a law degree, was a corporate attorney at
Dewey Ballantine. He received his MBA from University of Chicago, Graduate
School of Business, his JD from George Washington University, and his BA from
Goizueta Business School at Emory University.

About Orbitz Worldwide
Orbitz Worldwide is a leading global online travel company that uses
innovative technology to enable leisure and business travelers to research,
plan and book a broad range of travel products. Orbitz Worldwide owns a
portfolio of consumer brands that includes Orbitz (www.orbitz.com),
CheapTickets (www.cheaptickets.com), ebookers (www.ebookers.com), HotelClub
(www.hotelclub.com), RatesToGo (www.ratestogo.com)and the Away Network
(www.away.com). Also within the Orbitz Worldwide family, Orbitz Worldwide
Distribution(corp.orbitz.com/partnerships/distribution) delivers private
label travel solutions to a broad range of partners including many of the
world's largest airlines, and Orbitz for Business
(www.orbitzforbusiness.com)delivers managed corporate travel solutions for
corporations. For more information on partnership opportunities with Orbitz
Worldwide, visit corp.orbitz.com.

Orbitz Worldwide uses its Investor Relations website to make information
available to its investors and the public at investors.orbitz.com. The public
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to the website.

SOURCE Orbitz Worldwide

Contact: Chris Chiames, +1-312-894-6890, chris.chiames@orbitz.com
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