SOURCE: Joystar, Inc.

August 10, 2005 13:22 ET

Joystar CEO Featured in Travel Pulse Daily by

ALISO VIEJO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 10, 2005 -- Joystar Inc. (OTC BB: JYSR), the nation's largest and fastest growing travel agency network, announced today that CEO Bill Alverson was interviewed by editor and chief James Shillinglaw in the August 4, 2005, issue of Travel Pulse Daily by Travel Pulse Daily by, is an e-mail and online newsletter that goes to more than 50,000 travel agents every day.

In the feature column, which was entitled "Look Who's Talking: Bill Alverson, Joystar President and CEO," Mr. Alverson discussed the Company's exponential growth rate. He stated, "We're on track to hit 4,000 agents this year... What we're trying to do is build a scalable environment...We are just under $20 million in bookings annualized, and it's increasing at a clip of about 20 percent a month. We believe that we can be close to a $100 million run rate by the first quarter next year, and have over $150 million in bookings for 2006. Right now we're signing up about 300 agents a month, so we could sign up another 4,000 in 2006, which would give us somewhere around 8,000 agents by the end of the year." Alverson continued, "Obviously it [$1.6 million in new financing] gives us a positive net worth. It provides us with significant cash on hand to operate our business and to continue with our marketing programs. It also moves us one step closer to qualifying for a major exchange such as the NASDAQ... We look to attain profitability in the first quarter of 2006."

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About Joystar, Inc.

Joystar is the nation's largest and fastest-growing travel agency network. The Company specializes in selling complex travel products including cruises, vacation packages and group travel through its national sales force of 2,200 professional agents. Joystar's comprehensive business combines innovative technology, marketing opportunities and expert support services to the Company's independent and home-based travel agents. With Joystar, professional travel agents can concentrate on promoting travel and creating customer loyalty without the administrative and financial burden of owning/operating a traditional storefront travel agency.

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