SOURCE: Joystar, Inc.

December 05, 2006 11:22 ET

Joystar to Present at Travel Industry Show in Las Vegas; CEO to Speak on Expert Panel

ALISO VIEJO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 5, 2006 -- Joystar, Inc. (OTCBB: JYSR) will present at the 8th Annual Luxury Travel Expo and Home Based Travel Agent Expo December 5th-7th at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

Over 3,700 travel professionals specializing in the luxury travel market and hundreds of travel suppliers representing every major cruise line, tour operator, hotel/resort, and destination will meet at the travel industry's largest tradeshow of the year.

"The event is a perfect venue for Joystar to showcase our premier host agency solutions," commented William Alverson, Chairman and CEO of Joystar. It attracts serious travel professionals who are there seeking to expand their knowledge, establish new relationships and strengthen existing relationships. We'll be there because we can offer them the tools and support to better serve their clients and operate more efficient, profitable businesses."

Mr. Alverson will join a panel of travel industry experts addressing the unique needs of travel entrepreneurs in, The Road to Success: Choosing the Host Agency That's Right for You. The session, moderated by OSSN President, Gary Fee, will take place December 6th from 2:15pm-3:15pm.

Among the many things to consider when choosing a host are fees, commissions, technology, support, supplier relationships, and training. Travel agents attending the session will hear from a panel of experts from the industry's leading mega hosts as they offer advice and discuss the variables of partnership, the different host agency models and how to choose what best suits their needs.

Joystar host agency solutions include:

AgentAdvantage xp

Free for agents with a minimum of two years full-time experience. AgentAdvantage xp members can significantly increase their income and reduce their fixed costs. Joystar's business, travel and marketing experts offer "best practices" from the Company's multi-million dollar a year producers. Plus, agents have the opportunity to join daily conference calls with Joystar's resident experts and representatives of the Company's preferred suppliers-the biggest names in the travel industry.


This program offers members all of the benefits of AgentAdvantage xp plus pays agents 100% of their commissions. Pro-100 members benefit from the best technology, tools, and expert support the industry has to offer and preferred supplier commission levels as high as 20% all for only $99.95 per month.


Joystar's flagship program for small and mid-size travel agencies, host agencies, as well as travel entrepreneurs who want to take their business to the next level. This turn-key, private label solution allows agency owners to work with an unlimited amount of independent contractors. It includes travel websites, access to the industry's best tools, a business advisory team, and the opportunity to have Joystar assign agents to assist the Enterprise member in growing its business.

All Joystar programs include the following benefits:

--  Over 20,000 cabins offering amenities in cruise block space
--  Preferred Supplier Commissions up to 20%
--  Leads and clients assigned to qualified agents
--  Travel Insurance Commissions up to 40%
--  Private Label Travel Website (Powered by Revelex)
--  Amadeus Cruise Booking Engine
--  Direct Mail & Email Marketing System
--  Seminars-at-Sea and Annual Conference
--  Unlimited Access to myJoystar
--  Unlimited Toll Free Phone, Chat & Email Support
--  Daily Conference Calls with Industry Experts
--  WebEx Listen-On-Demand Training Modules
--  Weekly Newsletter
--  IATAN and CLIA Cards When Qualified
--  Ongoing Training Programs
--  StarBase CRM
--  Optional Sabre & Amadeus GDS (monthly fee)
--  $2 million Errors & Omissions insurance policy
About Joystar, Inc.

Joystar, Inc. (,,, is the one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing leisure travel agency networks and a leading seller of cruises and vacations. The Company sells complex travel products including cruises, vacation packages and group travel through its growing national sales force of virtual travel agents and online affiliates. Joystar offers comprehensive business opportunities that combine innovative technology, marketing opportunities and expert support services to the Company's independent and home-based travel agents. With Joystar, experienced and new travel agents can concentrate on promoting travel and creating client loyalty without the administrative and financial burden of owning/operating a traditional storefront travel agency.

"Forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 may be included in this news release. These statements relate to future events or our future financial performance. These statements are only predictions and may differ materially from actual future events or results. Joystar, Inc. disclaims any intention or obligation to revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise. Please refer to the documents filed by Joystar, Inc. with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which identify important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to risks associated with our ability to (i) increase revenues, (ii) obtain profitability, and (iii) obtain additional financing, changes in general economic and business conditions (including in the online business and financial information industry), actions of our competitors, the extent to which we are able to develop new services and markets for our services, risks in connection with acquisitions, the time and expense involved in such development activities, the level of demand and market acceptance of our services and changes in our business strategies.

Additionally, forward-looking statements concerning the performance of the travel and leisure industry are based on current market conditions and risks, which may change as the result of certain regulatory, political or economic events, a shift in consumer travel preferences, as well as those risks and uncertainties described in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which could cause actual events or results to differ materially from the events described in the forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.

About Luxury Travel Expo (

Produced by Luxury Travel Advisor, Travel Agent Magazine and Premier Hotels & Resorts, Luxury Travel Expo is the industry's largest gathering of luxury travel professionals. The show's successful formula consists of an unequaled educational program and ample exhibit hall hours where luxury suppliers and buyers can network. Luxury Travel Expo will take place December 5-7, 2006 and December 4-6, 2007 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

About Home-Based Travel Agent Expo & Conference (

Produced by Home-Based Travel Agent Magazine and Travel Agent Magazine, the Home-Based Travel Agent Expo & Conference was designed to address the unique needs of travel agents. The show connects the home-based travel agent with industry suppliers to gather information, network and forge new relationships.

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