DSSI-WorldCrest Extends Procurement Services Relationship with KSL

Southfield, September 22,2006 -- WorldCrest Group, Inc. a wholly owned company of DSSI announced today that KSL II Management Operations, LLC, doing business as KSL Resorts, has extended its strategic sourcing agreement with DSSI for an additional three years. DSSI provides KSL with access to its strategic sourcing services and aggregated contracts for a variety of commodities.

KSL is an original founding WorldCrest member client. DSSI and WorldCrest merged in 2002 and continue today to provide the strategic sourcing offering to clients under the ProCentric brand. Historically, clients have realized double-digit savings through DSSI’s commodity expertise and multi-customer aggregation.

"We are pleased KSL continues to make DSSI an integral part of its procurement strategy," said Leslie Lenhart, director of business development for DSSI. "Our relationship over the years provides solid evidence of the value and long-term satisfaction DSSI's solution delivers."

About DSSI, LLC
DSSI, LLC is a global provider of purchasing services. Based in Southfield, Michigan, DSSI also has offices in Atlanta, Georgia and Louisville, Kentucky. For more information about DSSI, visit www.directsourcing.com

About KSL Resorts
Founded in 1992, KSL Resorts owns and operates one-of-a kind destination resorts, including Hotel del Coronado, in San Diego, and La Costa Resort and Spa, in Carlsbad, Calif. Each is a true American classic -- grand without pretension, rich in legacy, and genuine in service.