June 10, 2002

San Clemente, CA — June 7, 2002 — Four Star Distribution announces Ryan Lang as new marketing department coordinator for both the skateboard and snowboard divisions. Lang, a former professional snowboarder from 1994-1999, comes to this position with a passion for snowboarding and a solid knowledge of product research and design. Previous sponsors include: Burton Snowboards, Oakley Eyewear and Volcom casual wear. Lang was also a licensed professional under the FIS and ISF sanctioning bodies and competed in the US Open.

Prior to joining Four Star Distribution, Lang lived in NYC and acted as an equities trader where he actively traded NASDAQ securities. After the September 11 tragedy he decided it was time to move west and get back into the industry he loved. Amongst Lang’s responsibilities will be to gather current market information and act as the marketing department liaison in coordinating the execution of all marketing objectives and initiatives for all six brands.

Lang holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Vermont. Four Star Distribution is located in San Clemente, California and is known for being a leader in the snowboard and skateboard industries as the creators of Special Blend, Forum Snowboards, Foursquare Expedition Performance Systems, Jeenyus Snowboards, C1RCA footwear, and C1 Denim.