Press Release June 10, 2011

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Communications Workers of America (CWA) has Selected JayStar’s Orion ™ Suite

Norwalk, CT – June 10, 2011   JayStar Group Inc. President David Roger announced today that the Communications Workers of America (CWA) has selected JayStar’s Orion ™ suite of membership, dues, and back-office solutions to be the core of its next generation of union management software for all of its International operations. The web-enabled Orion suite is a robust set of tools configured to meet the specific needs of labor organizations large and small. JayStar’s solutions and experts are widely recognized as a leader in labor financial reporting, regulatory compliance, and back-office software and services.

In his announcement, Mr Roger stated:

“We are honored that CWA has selected JayStar to be its provider of choice as they upgrade their systems to provide premier services to their locals and members. After a thorough process of evaluating the many alternatives available to them, CWA recognized that JayStar was the best choice to provide solutions to meet the union’s requirements. We are excited to continue a strong partnership with CWA. JayStar’s Orion and Orion XE Web components will be deployed so that central administration will be improved and services provided to locals will be more timely and efficient than ever before.”

About JayStar Group, Inc

JayStar Group has a full range of products and services to help labor organizations meet their “back office” challenges. These services and products range from accounting and financial system installation and support for popular accounting systems (Microsoft Dynamics GP, QuickBooks, Peachtree etc.) to LM-2 reporting services, and membership systems such as Orion ™and Orion XE ™ JayStar Group also provides custom software solutions to meet unique labor organization needs.

Some of JayStar Group’s clients include

  • United Mine Workers of America (International and locals)
  • Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and locals
  • International Union of Operating Engineers (International and locals)

About CWA:

As state on its website, The Communications Workers of America is the Union for the Information Age. It is the largest telecommunications union in the world, representing over 700,000 men and women in both private and public sectors, including over half a million workers who are building the Information Highway.

CWA members work in telecommunications, broadcasting, cable TV, journalism, publishing, manufacturing, airlines, customer service, government service, health care, education and other fields.

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