ESI Adds New Board Member



    VANCOUVER, June 6 /CNW/ - ESI Entertainment Systems Inc. ("ESI")
(TSX:ESY) a leading provider of secure payment processing services to the
gaming and e-commerce industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of
David Shore to the Company's Board of Directors.
    "We are pleased that David has decided to join the Board for ESI" said
Tony Greening Chairman and CEO of ESI Entertainment Systems. "ESI will benefit
from his finance expertise and his strong understanding of software companies.
Together our team will leverage his experience and contacts, which will be a
valuable asset to our future growth and development."
    David Shore is currently Chief Financial Officer at Las Vegas From
Home.com Entertainment Inc. (LVFH), a leading provider of online gaming
software. Prior to joining LVFH, David spent the last 10 years in Equity
Research, primarily focused on the Technology sector. He began his career with
First Marathon Securities in 1997. Before joining First Marathon's equity
research team in 1997, David spent three years at Celestica. David then joined
CIBC World Markets in 2000. David joined Desjardins Securities in 2002 where
his area of specialty was the Software, Services and Gaming sectors. David's
work has been recognized through his top rankings in numerous surveys and his
extensive coverage of the sector was widely read throughout the industry.
David holds a B.A. (Specialized Honours) and an MBA from York University. He
was awarded his CFA designation in 1997. David is a regular guest lecturer at
York University's Schulich School of Business and is frequently quoted in the
press. He also is a recurring speaker on various TV programs. David is
involved in community work, having served on the board of several
not-for-profit organizations.

    About ESI Entertainment Systems Inc.

    ESI Entertainment Systems Inc. ("ESI") (TSX: ESY) provides products and
services to the international gaming and e-commerce industries through its
three principal subsidiaries, Citadel Commerce Corp., ESI Integrity Inc. and
PlayLine Inc. ESI's products and services, which primarily consist of payment
processing, transaction monitoring and turnkey gaming platforms, are deployed
in the on-line and land based gaming and e-commerce markets.

    Forward- looking Statements

    This news release contains forward-looking statements concerning ESI
Entertainment Systems Inc, which statements can be identified by the use of
forward-looking terminology such as "expect", "proposed", "may", "plan",
"intend", "will", "would" or the negative thereof or any other variations
thereon or comparable terminology referring to future events or results.
Forward-looking statements are statements about the future and are inherently
uncertain, and the actual events or results could be materially different than
those anticipated in those forward-looking statements as a result of numerous
factors discussed more fully in the Company's Final Prospectus dated March 22,
2006, Annual Information Form and elsewhere. These risks include risks related
to revenue growth, operating results, industry growth, changes in regulation
and legislation, products, technology, financing, competition, personnel and
other factors affecting the Company and its business, any of which could cause
actual events or results to vary materially from ESI's anticipated future
results. Forward-looking statements are based on beliefs, opinions and
expectations of ESI's management at the time they are made, and ESI does not
assume any obligation to update its forward-looking statements if those
beliefs, opinions or expectations, or other circumstances should change.

    The Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for this press
    release.

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For further information:

For further information: ESI Entertainment Systems Inc., Tony Greening,
Chief Executive Officer, Telephone: (604) 299-6922, email: tgreening@esi.ca,
Web: www.esi.ca

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