J.B. Stanton Named PR Agency for 3 Companies

American Power Conversion, Stack9 Systems, and Boston Acoustics Car Audio & OEM Divisions

NORFOLK, CT, December 3, 2004 - - J.B. Stanton Communications, Inc. has been named the public relations agency for two companies offering innovative consumer electronics products and technologies for use in the home, and for a third company's two mobile -oriented divisions.


Selecting J.B. Stanton for their public relations representation are American Power Conversion Corporation (APC)'a AV Division headquartered in West Kingston, Rhode Island; and Stack9 Systems, Inc., based in Boulder, Colorado. In addition, Boston Acoustics, Inc., a current client for its Home Audio & Lifestyle divisions, has also retained J.B. Stanton for its Car Audio and OEM automotive divisions.

Founded in 1981, American Power Conversion (NASDAQ: APCC) is a leading provider of comprehensive solutions for real -time infrastructure needs. APC's extensive product and service offerings are designed for both home and corporate environments, and significantly improve the performance and reliability of electronic, network, audio/video, communication and industrial components of all sizes. Current sales of the publicly traded company are $1.8 billion. The Agency will represent APC's new Power Conditioning products to the A/V markets.

Stack9 Systems is an innovative technology company, originating in the information Technology (IT) sector, that builds and markets powerful, high quality, affordable products that uniquely allow homeowners and businesses to store, manage, control, and enjoy all their digital audio and video entertainment and content from a single remote. In pursuit of this vision, Stack9's team of experienced scientists and engineers - - many of whom are dedicated audio - and videophiles - - have designed and manufactured a series of high quality Digital Media Systems that are rich in features, esthetically pleasing, easy to use, and easy to integrate with other high -end audio/video and home control components.

Founded in 1979, Boston Acoustics (NASDAQ: BOSA) designs, manufactures, and markets high performance audio systems for use in home music and audio -video systems, after -market and OEM automotive systems, and custom built -in audio systems. Highly regarded for creating The Boston Sound(TM), the company is renowned for delivering superior, competitively priced products emphasizing performance, consistency and value. For more than twenty years Boston has also been designing car audio products that go beyond the conventional, including its newest OEM systems, available now in the Chrysler 300, Dodge 2005 Magnum and Jeep 2005 Grand Cherokee.

"We're very pleased to have been selected to represent our new clients and to expand our work with Boston Acoustics," said Bryan Stanton, president of J.B. Stanton Communications. "Helping them to tell their stories dovetails well with our position as a leading source for information about audio, video, Home Theater, custom installation, and home management technology to the media."

J. B. Stanton Communications, currently representing more than 20 A/V clients, is in its 28th year of specializing in representing electronics products and related technologies to the Custom Installation, Consumer A/V, Commercial A/V and Automotive markets.

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