SOURCE: PTA Holdings, Inc.

September 26, 2008 15:02 ET

PTA Holdings Launches Asian Division; PTA Names Veteran Asian Business Leader to Lead Its Asian Operations

CLEVELAND, GA--(Marketwire - September 26, 2008) - PTA Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PTAH) announced today that it is launching an Asian Pacific Division. The Company also announced that it has named Tony ("Myong") S. Shin as its President. Mr. Shin is a recognized Asian business leader with a proven track record both in the United States and throughout Asia. Mr. Shin received his MBA in the United States in 1973 and currently is Chairman of IMRS/GHC Group which maintains offices in both Michigan and South Korea.

Mr. Shin expressed, "I am delighted to join PTA Holdings in the capacity of President of its Asia Pacific division. I am also extremely pleased to address the high fuel costs that are currently strangling the truck fleets throughout Asia and the Pacific Rim. PTA's technologies will provide a tremendous resource to help rein in fuel costs in these markets."

Ted Leverette, President of PTA, declared, "We are very excited about Tony joining our team and we look forward to marketing our products throughout the Pacific Rim." Leverette continued, "While our mandate is to stimulate fuel savings for all cars and trucks and lessen our reliance on foreign oil, there are numerous large markets outside the United States that can benefit from our technologies."

PTA's core motor oil product consists of a premium blend of synthetic and Paraffin-based motor oils with proprietary additives that significantly reduce friction in piston-fired cylinders, thereby creating fuel savings of up to 30%. The product has been tested on a wide array of automobiles, trucks and machinery with consistent performance results.

About PTA Holdings, Inc.:

PTA Holdings, Inc. ("PTA") is a diversified holding company with a core focus in the automotive industry. The Company acquired ProFlow, Inc. in April 2007. ProFlow, Inc. is a Georgia based Automotive Service Center that specializes in the repair and maintenance of domestic, foreign and diesel cars. ProFlow, since inception, has been led by a NASCAR Winston Cup-Winning experienced management team. ProFlow has developed and designed fuel saving processes, for the automobile industry that can have a dramatic effect on fuel consumption. ProFlow is aggressively approaching successful future technologies for fuel mileage in the complete automotive and Diesel industry. Additional information can be found on the company's website:

ProFlow specializes in full service automotive & truck repair with an emphasis on Oils and Lubricants. ProFlow was founded by a veteran of the NASCAR automotive racing circuit. Presently, ProFlow operates two automotive centers and has plans to open additional corporate owned centers and franchises in the future with a short-term goal of 10 locations in the southeast. The fuel savings formula and related technology were developed by the company's founder and team.

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