AVAD and ReplayTV Form Distribution Partnership

Under the agreement, AVAD will immediately distribute ReplayTV's line of premium digital video recorders through its nationwide corps of custom home technology dealers.

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL - August 13, 2003 - AVAD, LLC announced ReplayTV as its newest partner in providing top -quality home entertainment products to dealers across the United States. Under the agreement, AVAD will immediately distribute ReplayTV's line of premium digital video recorders through its nationwide corps of custom home technology dealers. The partnership affirms AVAD's continuing expansion and attention to the needs of their dealers


"At AVAD, we continually look for opportunities to strengthen our technology offers to create an unmatched level of product support to our dealers," said Joe Piccirrilli, managing director of AVAD. "By offering brands like ReplayTV, which have proven their reliability and quality through performance, AVAD maintains a level of service that's better than direct at every step. From purchase to pick -up and beyond, AVAD is the ideal source for all the tools a dealer needs to create the business today's customers and builders are looking for."

"Our new relationship with AVAD represents a strong addition to the distribution network for ReplayTV," said Jim Hollingsworth, president of ReplayTV. "Our premium digital video recorders offer the best quality and value in the market. In addition to its unique 'broadband -ready' approach to digital video recording, ReplayTV offers a line of outstanding benefits for the custom -install market including instant service activation right out of the box; a free, multi -room home networking option valued at $200; a QuickSkipTM button to jump over boring segments; progressive scan for improved image; and a recording capacity of up to 320 hours. Custom installers are looking for high -quality DVR products for their home theater customers, and we are pleased that we can now provide them the ideal solution through the AVAD distribution network."

In adding ReplayTV to its line of brands, AVAD deepens support for installers seeking to become a driving force in custom home entertainment installation. AVAD carries the best brands in virtually every technology discipline, as well as providing complete support at over 20 nationwide locations. AVAD offers a continuing education program that gives dealers the chance to learn from the industry's best on how to maximize their resources, and quick and convenient pick -up or next -day delivery anywhere in the United States. AVAD represents the complete solution for every dealer/installer seeking to grow their business and profits on all fronts.

About ReplayTV

As the inventor and creator of personal television, ReplayTV, a Digital Networks North America company, is a leader in the digital entertainment space. ReplayTV digital video recorders (DVRs) allow users to watch what they want, when they want. The most advanced DVR available today, ReplayTV has built a loyal following and has earned numerous patents for the development of groundbreaking technology associated with DVR design. With ReplayTV, users can find all their favorite shows, record them digitally onto a hard drive and watch them whenever they want. Viewers can also pause, rewind, fast forward, frame advance, create their own instant replays, and watch live TV in slow motion. With ReplayTV, there's always something good on.

ReplayTV is a registered trademark of Digital Networks North America, Inc. For more information, please visit www.replaytv.com or contact Sara Trujillo at (212) 388 -1400 or strujillo@dba -pr.com.

About AVAD

AVAD is the most complete home integration solutions provider in the United States. What makes AVAD unique is its in -depth inventory of the most prestigious name brand products in nearly every discipline necessary to provide a complete home solution. From life safety and lighting controls to home theater and distributed audio/video, AVAD has it all in stock at each of their 19 locations nationally.

AVAD, LLC, founded in 1998 as a specialized network of distributors, provides the system integrator the opportunity to make more profit by providing complete design and integration assistance, technical training, the ability to enter into new types of businesses such as security and central vacuum. AVAD offers coast -to -coast delivery within 24 hours or pick -up at one of its convenient nationwide locations. Product lines that AVAD distributes and supports include Augat, Belden, Bose, Carlon, ChannelPlus, Coleman Cable, Commscope, H -P Products/Dirt Devil Central Vacuum Systems, D -Link, Fujitsu, GE/Interlogix - ITI, Sentrol and Kalatel Security Systems, Harman Kardon, Leviton, Lutron, Middle Atlantic Products, Inc., Mitsubishi, NetStreams, OnQ Technologies, OpenHouse, Panamax, Panasonic Audio/Video, Panasonic Phones, Peerless, Philips, Polk Audio, ProConnect, ProFlex Connects, Replay TV, RTI, ScreenPlay by Infocus, Sharp, SharpVision, Spaun USA, and more.

For more information about AVAD and its services, visit their website at www.avad.com or contact Joe Piccirilli at (954) 484 -3221 or info@avad.com.

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