SOURCE: Artfest International, Inc.

September 03, 2010 10:29 ET

Artfest International, Inc. Signs With a New IR/PR Company

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - September 3, 2010) -  Artfest International, Inc. (OTCBB: ARTS) is pleased to announce that the Company has signed with a new IR/PR company, TEN Associates LLC.

Artfest and TEN Associates, LLC will be launching a new marketing campaign for the fall Television and Football season. Bringing forth to the public the growth and expansion of Artfest International Inc., and its subsidiaries: Starfest Direct, Inc., Artchannel Television, and Starfest Technologies.

"I'm excited to expand our services and to operate out of a larger facility with more editorial capabilities, and I'm very excited with the new marketing firm bringing additional focus to our Television and Production division, www.ArtChannel.tv," stated William Strother, VP of Production, Artchannel TV.

"Our company is ready to expand into new territories, and the new IR/PR team is ready to take that challenge. We have acquired and built tremendous asset base and technologies during the past several years, and now we need to let the whole world know and understand the value and revenue potential of all the acquired companies and assets," stated Edward Vakser, CEO.

Artfest recently announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Art Channel TV has moved its production, master control and broadcast operations to Maximedia Studios. Maximedia is one of the leading television and recording production facilities in the Dallas area. Art Channel TV will now be operating out of a 33,000 square foot facility, which will help meet the future demands. The Company plans to produce various projects such as "Thomas Kinkade's Impressions of Israel Collection," "Rhupert TV," and the next season of women's football league utilizing this facility. Maximedia Studios has an impressive list of clients from "American Idol" to the Jonas Brothers and Mariah Carey, Kenny Chesney, Shakira, and Sister Hazel.

For more information, please call: 877- 278-6672 or 480-326-8577

Artfest International, Inc.

Artfest International, Inc. 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 Starfest Direct, Inc. (www.Starfestdirect.com), offering the most exciting product and rewards program in the history of direct sales marketing.

Safe Harbor Statement

This release includes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 27E of the Securities Act of 1934. Statements contained in this release that are not historical facts may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that forward-looking statements are inherently uncertain. Actual performance and results may differ materially from that projected or suggested herein due to certain risks and uncertainties including, without limitation, ability to obtain financing and regulatory and shareholder approvals for anticipated actions. Such statements are based on management's current expectations and are subject to certain factors, risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results, events and performance to differ materially from those referred to or implied by such statements. In addition, actual or future results may differ materially from those anticipated depending on a variety of factors, including continued maintenance of favorable license arrangements, success of market research identifying new product opportunities, successful introduction of new products, continued product innovation, sales and earnings growth, ability to attract and retain key personnel, and general economic conditions affecting consumer spending. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof. ARTS does not intend to update any of the forward-looking statements after the date of this release to conform these statements to actual results or to changes in its expectations, except as may be required by law.

Contact Information

  • For More Information And RSVP Contact:
    Artfest International, Inc.
    Public Relations
    (480) 326-8577
    (877) 278-6672