AVAD Northwest Relocates to Accommodate for Growth

AVAD Northwest / Selltech Ltd., announced the move of its headquarters to a new location in Bellevue, Washington.

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL - October 7, 2003 - AVAD Northwest / Selltech Ltd., announced the move of its headquarters to a new location in Bellevue, Washington. The distributor of custom home technology attributes the relocation to a need for greater space and increased resources for its continually growing operation. The new location enables AVAD Northwest to offer enhanced quality services to its dealers, as well as provide the necessary room for future expansion.

"We're extremely pleased with this move as it reinforces our sustained growth," said Teresa Gallo, president of AVAD Northwest. "We have our clients to thank for their terrific support. Availability of the latest products and technologies combined with outstanding customer service, product training, technical support, education and certification, plus such initiatives as our Dealer to Builder program will be facilitated with our new location."

"As more dealers become aware of AVAD's uniquely comprehensive range of services, we're watching each of our locations grow with increasing demand," said Joe Piccirilli, managing director of AVAD. "AVAD Northwest has excelled in leading custom installers to new business opportunities and increased profitability. With its operation moving to the new facility, AVAD Northwest is poised for continued success."

AVAD Northwest's new Bellevue headquarters is a 20,000 square foot building with 5,400 square feet apportioned for office space, showroom, training room, and will call area. Extra warehouse space allows the team to offer more dealers the newest custom home electronics for next -day delivery anywhere needed. The new AVAD Northwest / Selltech, Ltd. facility is located at 1925 120th Ave. N.E., Bellevue, WA 98005. Phone: (425) 372 -1999, Fax: (425) 372 -1888. The team plans to hold a grand opening ceremony in early November. For more information, visit www.avad.com.

About AVAD
AVAD LLC 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 home theater and lighting controls to distributed audio/video and central vacuum, AVAD has it all in stock at each of its 21 locations nationwide.

AVAD LLC, founded in 1998 as a specialized network of distributors, provides the system integrator with a great opportunity to make more profit by providing complete design and integration assistance, technical training, education and certification programs such as CEDIA's Level I Installer Certification, plus the ability to enter into new types of businesses like central vacuum. AVAD offers coast -to -coast delivery within 24 hours or pick -up at one of its convenient nationwide locations.

Building around installer's needs, AVAD continually expands its service offerings. The Dealer to Builder Program, D2B is a clear example of AVAD's dealer commitment. This initiative creates a common channel to link dealers and builders in bringing homeowners across the nation the best in home technology. With D2B, AVAD reinforces individual businesses and the entire custom installation channel by putting highly qualified technicians at the forefront of industry expansion.

Product lines that AVAD distributes and supports include Belden, Bose, Carlon, ChannelPlus, Coleman Cable, H -P Products/Dirt Devil Central Vacuum Systems, D -Link, Fujitsu, Harman Kardon, Lutron, Middle Atlantic Products, Inc., Mitsubishi, NetStreams, OnQ Technologies, OpenHouse, Panamax, Panasonic Audio/Video, Panasonic Phones, Peerless, Philips, Polk Audio, ProConnect, ProFlex, 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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