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GuestLogix Announces Appointment of New Director

Thursday, August 02, 2012

GuestLogix Announces Appointment of New Director07:00 EDT Thursday, August 02, 2012TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 2, 2012) - GuestLogix Inc. (TSX:GXI), the leading global provider of onboard retail and payment technology solutions to airlines and the passenger travel industry, today announced the appointment of Mr. Jamie Halegoua to the Company's Board of Directors, effectively immediately. With the addition of Mr. Halegoua, the Company's Board of Directors will consist of seven directors."Jamie's appointment broadens the skills and perspectives represented on the Board and strengthens GuestLogix' position as we work to further expand our global footprint, enter new markets and leverage our proven strengths," said Mr. Tom Douramakos, Chair of the Board of Directors and President and CEO of GuestLogix. "Jamie's business acumen and financial industry expertise will complement the deep travel industry experience already well represented on the Board of Directors. We are pleased to welcome him to the team."Mr. Halegoua brings a wealth of financial and investment experience to the Board of Directors, having been in finance for more than 15 years, 10 of which have been spent managing investment portfolios. He is currently a portfolio manager at Delaware Street Capital, founded by Andrew Bluhm.About GuestLogix GuestLogix Inc. (TSX:GXI), the leading global provider of onboard store technology and merchandising solutions, helps airlines and other travel operators create, manage, and control onboard retail environments tailored to their needs and their passengers. GuestLogix brings a decade of expertise as a trusted onboard transaction processing partner to airlines around the world. The Company's global headquarters and centre for product innovation is located in Toronto, Canada with regional head offices located in Dallas, Texas (serving Americas) London, UK (serving EMEA), and Hong Kong (serving Asia-Pacific). A sales and support office is located in Singapore. Logistics centres are situated in Toronto, Dallas, London and Seoul with a software development centre located in India. More information is available at www.guestlogix.com.© 2012 GuestLogix. All rights reserved.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Ruth MoraynissMedia Relations: GuestLogix Inc.416-987-7057rmorayniss@guestlogix.comwww.guestlogix.comORKristen DicksonInvestor Relations: TMX Equicom416-815-0700 ext. 273kdickson@equicomgroup.com