SOURCE: Artfest International, Inc.

December 10, 2009 08:15 ET

Artfest to Announce Key Management Appointment at Its December 12th Direct Sales Launch Event

-- On the Heels of Launching ArtChannelGalleries.com, Artfest Will Introduce One of the Biggest Names in Network Marketing to Join Its Executive Team

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - December 10, 2009) - Artfest International, Inc., (OTCBB: ARTS), a leading-edge arts distribution company, announced today that on December 12, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. the company will host a direct sales launch event titled "Fired Up! Ready to Grow!" At the event, Artfest will announce one of the biggest names in the network marketing industry will join its executive team.

The event, which will be held at Artfest's 52,000 square foot Artfest Expo Event Center in Dallas, Texas is open to investors, Artfest Channel Galleries members, as well as those interested in joining the Artfest Channel Galleries network. Artfest will present how the company will help each and every member exponentially increase their businesses in 2010.

"We are excited about the forward progression of Artfest and Art Channel Galleries with this Saturday's direct sales launch event. On the heels of launching our new network marketing system on ArtChannelGalleries.com, we are using this opportunity to share the future vision of Artfest with our members and guests. As we make a key new management announcement, we will also honor those who have been constant in their support to make Art Channel Galleries an ongoing success," stated Edward Vakser, CEO of Artfest International.

Art Channel Galleries will also announce and highlight new artists as well as new pieces from current Artfest artists. Several hundred pieces of one-of-a-kind sports and entertainment memorabilia and collectibles have been added to the Art Channel Galleries' Expo Event Center and will be available for sale from December 9th through December 13th. Admission is free to the public

Artfest's Expo Event Center is located at 13342 Midway Road, Dallas, TX 75244. For more information please call (877) 278-6672.

About Artfest International, Inc.

Artfest International, Inc. is a publicly traded Company under the stock symbol "ARTS." Artfest brings together artists, investors, decorators, designers, private collectors and art galleries. Artfest International's corporate site is www.artfestinternational.com. Artfest's subsidiaries are Art Channel, Inc. www.artchannel.tv, and Art Channel Galleries, Inc. www.ArtChannelGalleries.com, and Charity Sports Distributor Inc., www.csdsportsframing.com offering the most exciting Art and Memorabilia products and rewards program in the history of direct sales marketing.

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