SOURCE: Green Globe International, Inc.

April 24, 2008 09:09 ET

Green Globe International, Inc. Sponsors TravelMole's Coverage of the Global Travel and Tourism Summit

MURRIETA, CA--(Marketwire - April 24, 2008) - Green Globe International, Inc. (OTCBB: GGLB), which owns the Green Globe brand, the premier international brand for sustainable travel, tourism and related businesses, today announced that it has completed its gold sponsorship of the Global Travel and Tourism Summit presented by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) held this week in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Over 1,000 travel and tourism industry and government leaders, from over 75 countries worldwide, convened in Dubai from April 20-22 for the eighth edition of the Global Travel and Tourism Summit. The leaders outlined the responsibilities that the travel and tourism industry must exercise as its global influences increase.

A major focus of the summit was responsible travel and tourism for the industry, host communities, governments and for travelers. At the event, the WTTC announced the winners of the 2008 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards, which recognize and promote best practices in sustainable tourism development all over the world.

As owner of the Green Globe brand, Green Globe International is increasing worldwide awareness of the brand and its application both within the global travel and tourism industry and in additional markets. Green Globe International will sponsor events and business initiatives that utilize the Green Globe brand as a solution for businesses, communities, organizations and other entities who wish to demonstrate their sustainable practices and outcomes. Through a certification program, Green Globe members are evaluated on a range of environmental measures including better waste management, air quality improvement, and energy and water consumption control.

TravelMole provided media coverage of the event, including video interviews that will be posted to the website, as well as travel industry analysis through speakers at the summit. Green Globe International's sponsorship of TravelMole's media coverage included Green Globe banners that were highly visible at the event and served as backdrops from video interviews. The Green Globe logo and links to the Green Globe International website were prominently featured in TravelMole's coverage leading up to the WTTC sponsored event.

"Raising awareness of the Green Globe brand is and will remain a major focus of Green Globe International, and the travel and tourism industry is at the center of our efforts," commented Steven R. Peacock, chief executive officer of the company. "As the world continues to seek solutions for global climate change and environmental impact of human development, Green Globe International will be there to provide measurement and improvement solutions."

The World Travel and Tourism Council is the forum for business leaders in the travel and tourism industry. With chairmen and chief executives of one hundred of the world's leading travel and tourism companies as its members, WTTC has a unique mandate and overview on all matters related to travel and tourism. WTTC works to raise awareness of travel and tourism as one of the world's largest industries, employing approximately 238 million people and generating nearly 10% of world GDP.

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) established Green Globe in 1992 as a response to the United Nations Rio de Janeiro Earth Summit, where 182 Heads of State endorsed the Agenda 21 principles of Sustainable Development.

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About Green Globe International, Inc.

Green Globe International, Inc. is the majority owner of Green Globe, Ltd., a British company that owns the Green Globe brand, the premier international brand for sustainable travel, tourism and related green businesses. The company also holds a majority interest in Global Travel Exchange, Inc., whose Voyager Network travel distribution platform provides a service that enables direct access to reservation systems of major travel suppliers such as airlines, cruise lines, hotels, car rental companies and providers of other travel amenities. For more information, please visit

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