Ambassadors Group, Inc. Announces Nominations to Board of Directors

Ambassadors Group, Inc. Announces Nominations to Board of Directors

SPOKANE, Wash., March 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambassadors Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq:EPAX), a leading provider of educational travel experiences, today
announced that Directors Daniel G. Byrne and Timothy M. Walsh have informed
the Company that they will not stand for reelection to the Board of Directors
at the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.

James Kalustian, Chairman of the Board of Directors stated, "I want to thank
Dan and Tim for their leadership and their commitment to both the Company and
its mission over their years of service. Both have assumed new executive
leadership roles in their professional careers and we wish them well in their
future endeavors."

The Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors had previously solicited
interest in potential board member positions and interviewed several
candidates.The Board's Nominating Committee and current Directors unanimously
agreed to nominate existing Directors Debra Dulsky, James M. Kalustian, Peter
H. Kamin, Lisa Rapuano, and Ricardo L. Valencia to fill five positions of the
proposed Board slate at the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.In
addition, the Nominating Committee and current Directors unanimously agreed to
nominate Jefferson Gramm, a principal at Bandera Partners, LLC, and Philip B.
Livingston, Former Chief Executive Officer, LexisNexis Web Based Marketing
Solutions, to fill the other two positions of the proposed Board slate in its
upcoming proxy filing.Bandera Partners, LLC owns 3,051,697 shares of
Ambassadors Group, Inc. or approximately 18 percent of the Company's
outstanding shares. The Board of Directors has unanimously agreed to nominate
these seven individuals, all of whom have consented to serve, as the Company's
slate of directors at the upcoming 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.The
Company expects to receive all information and consents from the nominees
necessary to satisfy the Company's Security Exchange Act disclosure
obligations prior to filing its forthcoming definitive proxy statement on
Schedule 14A.

Further disclosure regarding all nominees will be made in the Company's
forthcoming definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A.Mr. Byrne and Mr.
Walsh are expected to continue to serve until the election and qualification
of their respective successors at the upcoming 2014 Annual Meeting of
Stockholders.

About Ambassadors Group, Inc.

Ambassadors Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPAX) is an education company located in
Spokane, Washington. Ambassadors Group, Inc. is the parent Company of
Ambassador Programs, Inc., World Adventures Unlimited, Inc. and BookRags,
Inc., an educational research website. The Company also oversees the
Washington School of World Studies, an accredited travel study and distance
learning school. Additional information about Ambassadors Group, Inc. and its
subsidiaries is available at www.ambassadorsgroup.com. In this press release,
"Company", "we", "us", and "our" refer to Ambassadors Group, Inc. and its
subsidiaries.

No Solicitation

The Company is not soliciting proxies for the 2014 Annual Meeting of
Stockholders at this time and will not accept proxies from stockholders until
after its forthcoming definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A is mailed to
stockholders.The Company strongly advises all stockholders of the Company to
read the proxy statement when it becomes available as it will contain
important information concerning the nominees and other matters contained in
this press release.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements. Forward-looking
statements, which are included per the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, may involve known and unknown risks,
uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results and
circumstances and performance in future periods to be materially different
from any future results or performance suggested by the forward-looking
statements in this release. In particular, statements about the Company's
expectations for nominating board candidates, as well as the continuation of
current director terms until the annual stockholder meeting, and statements
predicated upon these events, are forward-looking in nature. Such
forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this release and may
not reflect related risks. Further, we cannot offer assurances as to the
effect of the election upon the Company or its management, employees,
customers, vendors or business operations. We expressly disclaim any
obligation to provide public updates or revisions to any forward-looking
statements found herein to reflect any changes in expectations or any change
in events. Although we believe the expectations reflected in such
forward-looking statements are based upon reasonable assumptions, we can give
no assurance that our expectations will be met. A more complete discussion of
known risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ
materially from anticipated results is set forth on the Company's filings with
the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's Annual Report
on Form 10-K filed March 11, 2013, and certain information set forth in its
definitive proxy statement on Schedule 14A filed May 6, 2013.

CONTACT: Investor Relations:
         Stacy Feit
         Financial Relations Board
         (213) 486-6549

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