LAS VEGAS. (January 29, 2013) - Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) has announced that Linda A. Marvin has been elected to the Allegiant Travel Company`s Board of Directors. Ms. Marvin had previously served as Allegiant`s Chief Financial Officer from September 2001 to September 2007.
"Linda played an integral role in the early days of Allegiant and helped lay the foundation for the successful business we have today," said Maurice J. Gallagher, Jr., Chairman and CEO of Allegiant Travel Company. "We are very fortunate to have Linda`s expertise back at Allegiant as a member of our board."
From 1996 through 2001, Ms. Marvin held various management positions for Mpower Communications, including chief financial officer and senior vice president of finance. Prior to that, she was involved in the airline industry in various finance and accounting roles with Business Express/Delta Connection and with WestAir/United Express and earlier in her career, served an audit manager with KPMG Peat Marwick. She currently serves as treasurer of The Animal Foundation and has been elected as its chairman effective February 1, 2013. She is also an active member of the United Way`s Women`s Leadership Council.
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Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company® (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. Through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, the company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline, and offers other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets through its website, allegiant.com. The company has been named one of America`s 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for four consecutive years. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/SQmY7O.
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