SOURCE: Cygnus eTransactions Group, Inc.

November 20, 2007 08:30 ET

Columbus Zoo and Zoombezi Bay Water Park Select Cygnus to Power All Ticketing and E-Commerce Operations

Cygnus' Fully Hosted Solution to Be Installed at Front Gate, Group Sales and Season Pass Processing Areas

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - November 20, 2007) - Cygnus eTransactions Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CYGT), a leader in ticketing and electronic commerce, today announced that the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and the new Zoombezi Bay water park have selected the company's complete suite of ticketing solutions to power all ticketing and e-commerce operations. Cygnus will provide ceStation® V3, a complete on property ticketing solution, ceShop™ V3 integrated e-commerce and ceOsk® V3 self-self service ticketing.

"Following the debut of our enhanced technology at the IAAPA Attractions Expo last week, we are very pleased to announce being selected by the Columbus Zoo and Zoombezi Bay as their comprehensive ticketing solution," said Steve Brown, president and chief executive officer of Cygnus.

"The addition of Zoombezi Bay water park marks a new era for the Columbus Zoo," said Manny Gonzalez, chief operating officer of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. "Our goal is to create an amazing experience for our members and guests and these services are key to taking us to the next level as a premier regional entertainment destination."

Internet sales from both the zoo and water park's new websites are expected to launch early December 2007, with front gate ticketing to follow early February 2008.

About Cygnus

Cygnus delivers powerful ticketing, mobile and e-commerce solutions that help its customers increase sales without adding expensive infrastructure costs. Cygnus' products and services are aimed at a wide variety of paid admission businesses ranging from theme parks and attractions to concerts, live events and sports.

Key solutions for ticket and merchandise sales include mobile commerce, e-commerce, front gate/box office point-of-sale and self-service kiosks. Integrated payment card processing is provided by Cygnus' own payment card processing system, which is also available as a standalone service for easy integration with 3rd party software. More information is available at www.cygnus.com

About the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Stretching for 90 acres, the Zoo is home to more than 700 wildlife species from all over the world including big cats, elephants, gorillas, manatees, bonobos and more. Now you can travel the vast lands of our newest award winning region, Asia Quest, with a dragon as your guide and discover Asian animals threatened with the possibility of future extinction. During your expedition, experience the beauty of the Siberian tiger -- the largest cat in the world, the wonder of the Markhor -- the largest goat in the world, the shock of the flying fruit bat -- the largest bat in the world, and more! The Zoo is open every day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information about the Zoo please visit www.columbuszoo.org

About Zoombezi Bay Water Park

Beginning March 2008, spend your summer swimming through Central Ohio's newest 22.7 acre water park, Zoombezi Bay at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. The park features 15 state of the art water slides, a wave pool, an action river, a lazy river, private cabanas, a kiddie play pool and a whole lot more. More information about Zoombezi Bay will be available soon at www.zoombezibay.com

Forward-Looking Statements

Some of the statements contained in this news release constitute forward-looking statements. These statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in such statements. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct. Important factors, including changes in general economic, political and business conditions, actions of current and potential competitors, ability to attract new and retain existing customers, and other factors could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations and these forward-looking statements.

ceStation®, ceShop™ and ceOsk® are trademarks of Cygnus eTransactions Group, Inc.

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