SOURCE: DayStar Technologies, Inc.

DayStar Technologies, Inc.

May 17, 2013 14:10 ET

DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) Appoints Michael Matvieshen as Special Consultant and Further Announces His Successful Negotiation to Retire All Daystar's Senior Secured Debt

KELOWNA, BC--(Marketwired - May 17, 2013) - DayStar Technologies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DSTI) announces that Mr. Michael Matvieshen has successfully retired all senior secured debt held by Mr. Peter Lacey and Mike Morretti through a conversion to DSTI common shares at $1.20 per share.

Lorne "Mark" Roseborough, CEO of DayStar stated, "The completion of this debt reduction represents a true milestone in the turn-around of DayStar. Mr. Matvieshen has been successful in facilitating retirement of our long-term debt of approximately $5.4 million down to -0-. We would like to thank the patience of our shareholders and look forward to increasing their share value as we now move forward with the execution of DayStar's global renewable energy business model."

About DayStar Technologies, Inc.

DayStar Technologies, Inc. (DSTI) is a developer of solar photovoltaic products and has assembled a team of project engineers and other industry professionals to facilitate the development of renewable energy projects throughout the world. DayStar is currently embarking on a strategy of strategic partnerships to enter new markets within the global renewal energy industry including ownership and construction of solar and renewable power plants.

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