SOURCE: Joystar, Inc.

October 19, 2005 08:00 ET

Joystar Now 3,000 Travel Agents Strong

ALISO VIEJO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 19, 2005 -- Joystar, Inc. (OTC BB: JYSR), the nation's largest and fastest-growing travel agency network, announced today that the Company's professional travel agent network has reached 3,000.

Joystar's CEO, William M. Alverson, stated, "Our bookings and revenue are growing at double-digit rates, month over month as we add more agents to our network and our preferred supplier commission levels escalate. We have experienced over 200% growth in each of our last two quarters and look forward to continued success as the home-based travel agent model matures.

"It is estimated that over 20,000 professional travel agents representing an estimated $7.6 billion in annual travel sales are operating from home. Joystar has established a strong leadership position in the host agency model as our value proposition to professional travel sellers is the best the industry has to offer," Alverson continued.

On August 15th the Company announced results for the quarter ending June 30, 2005. Gross travel sales increased 255% to $1,367,477 compared to $535,788 for the previous quarter ended March 31, 2005. During the same period, membership increased by 820 travel agents to 2,022. Additionally, Joystar received new travel bookings (not completed) totaling over $4,300,000 during the three months ended June 30, 2005.

About Joystar, Inc.

Joystar 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 3,000 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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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.

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