RealD Appoints Williams-Sonoma CEO Laura J. Alber to its Board of Directors

  RealD Appoints Williams-Sonoma CEO Laura J. Alber to its Board of Directors

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LOS ANGELES -- February 11, 2013

RealD Inc. (NYSE: RLD), a leading global licensor of 3D technologies, today
announced the appointment of Laura J. Alber to RealD’s Board of Directors, as
a Class I director. Alber currently serves as President and Chief Executive
Officer of Williams-Sonoma, Inc., and has been a member of its Board of
Directors since 2010.

Michael V. Lewis, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of RealD commented,
“Laura is the visionary leader responsible for establishing many of
Williams-Sonoma’s growth strategies, including expansion of the Pottery Barn
brand and launching the Pottery Barn Kids, Pottery Barn Bed + Bath, and PBteen
brands. Her proven expertise in brand management and marketing will provide
valuable counsel to RealD as we further establish RealD’s brand as a global
leader in visual technologies.”

“RealD is widely known for its premium visual experience in cinema and I see
great potential applications for RealD technology across consumer electronics,
retail and beyond,” said Alber. “I look forward to working with Michael, the
other members of RealD’s Board of Directors and the senior management team to
capitalize on the many growth opportunities ahead.”

Alber, who was appointed CEO in 2010, joined Williams-Sonoma in 1995 as a
Senior Buyer for the Pottery Barn brand, and since that time, has held
numerous brand management and executive leadership roles, including President,
Williams-Sonoma, Inc.; President, Pottery Barn Brands; Executive Vice
President, Pottery Barn Merchandising; and Senior Vice President, Pottery Barn
Catalog and Pottery Barn Kids Retail. Alber has led the company’s global
expansion as well as its rapid growth and profitability in eCommerce by
combining lifestyle brand merchandising with powerful, data driven analytics.

She received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania.

Cautionary Note on Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes forward-looking information and statements,
including but not limited to: statements about RealD’s expectations regarding
the changes in its board of directors and management team; statements
concerning anticipated future financial and operating performance; RealD’s
ability to continue to derive substantial revenue from the licensing of
RealD’s 3D technologies for use in the motion picture industry, as well as
RealD’s relationships with consumer electronics manufacturers and its ability
to generate substantial revenue from the licensing of RealD’s 3D technologies
for use in the 3D consumer electronics market; 3D motion picture releases and
conversions scheduled in the future, their commercial success and consumer
preferences; our ability to increase the number of RealD-enabled screens in
domestic and international markets and market share; our ability to supply our
solutions to our customers on a timely basis; RealD’s relationships with its
exhibitor and studio partners and the business model for 3D eyewear in North
America; the progress, timing and amount of expenses associated with RealD’s
research and development activities; market and industry trends, including
growth in 3D content; RealD’s projected operating results; and competitive
pressures in domestic and international markets. These statements are based on
our management’s current expectations and beliefs, as well as a number of
assumptions concerning future events. Such forward-looking statements are
subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions and other
important factors, many of which are outside management’s control that could
cause actual results to differ materially from the results discussed in the
forward-looking statements. RealD’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the twelve
months ended March 23, 2012, RealD’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the
third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2012 and other documents filed with
the SEC include a more detailed discussion of the risks and uncertainties that
may cause actual results to differ materially from the results discussed in
the forward-looking statements.

RealD undertakes no obligation to update publicly the information contained in
this press release, or any forward-looking statements, to reflect new
information, events or circumstances after the date they were made, or to
reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

About RealD Inc.

RealD is a leading global licensor of 3D technologies. RealD's extensive
intellectual property portfolio is used in applications that enable a premium
3D viewing experience in the theater, the home and elsewhere. RealD licenses
its RealD Cinema Systems to motion picture exhibitors that show 3D motion
pictures and alternative 3D content. RealD also provides its RealD Display,
active and passive eyewear, and RealD Format technologies to consumer
electronics manufacturers and content producers and distributors to enable the
delivery and viewing of 3D content. RealD's cutting-edge technologies have
been used for applications such as piloting the Mars Rover.

RealD was founded in 2003 and has offices in Beverly Hills, California;
Boulder, Colorado; London, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia; Shanghai, China;
Hong Kong; and Tokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit our website at

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