Boston Acoustics and Calabria Boats Announce Partnership to Bring Music to Water Sports Enthusiasts

Boston Acoustics has announced a new partnership with Calabria Boats.

Peabody, MA -September 2006 -Boston Acoustics, Inc., a premier manufacturer of high performance audio solutions for use in mobile aftermarket and OEM automotive systems, home music audio and video systems, and custom built -in audio systems, has announced a new partnership with Calabria Boats, manufacturers of world -class tow boats used by wakeboard and water skiing enthusiasts.


Each Calabria Boat will be available with four 6 x 9 -inch loudspeakers from the Boston Acoustics SX Series boasting power and performance as standard equipment. An optional upgrade package is available with a GT amplifier and one GTuned™ subwoofer enclosures recently introduced.

"Calabria Boats is an ideal partner for Boston Acoustics. We seek to align ourselves with the very best, and Calabria represents the best -in -class for luxury tow -boats. This is an ideal partnership for us," said Leif Blackmon, Director of Mobile Audio for Boston Acoustics. "The high quality, no compromise performance characteristics that we engineer throughout the Boston mobile audio line is a perfect fit for the tow -boat category where speed and precision are everything."

About Calabria Boats
Known best their decades old tradition of manufacturing only the finest world -class tow -boats, Calabria has mastered the art of innovation and engineering excellence like no other. Calabria Boats have received many awards and accolades from the wakeboard and skiing industry. The technology and innovation implicit in each Calabria boat defines the industry. There are several firsts in the Calabria lineup including the revolutionary patent pending PureVert™Wake System; first to perfect an under -floor fuel cell, a convertible backseat / sun deck and our 100% composite HLS™ Liner System. For more information, please visit: www.calabriaboats.com

About Boston Acoustics
Founded in 1979, Boston Acoustics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets high -performance audio systems for use in home music and audio -video systems, aftermarket and OEM automotive systems, and custom built -in audio systems. Highly regarded for creating The Boston Sound™, the company is renowned for delivering superior, competitively priced products emphasizing performance, consistency, and value. For further information, visit the company's Website at www.bostonacoustics.com.


About D&M Holdings Inc.
D&M Holdings Inc. (TSE II: 6735) is based in Tokyo and owns the Denon, Marantz, McIntosh Laboratory, Boston Acoustics, Snell Acoustics, D&M Professional, ReplayTV®?, and Escient®? brands. Denon, Marantz, McIntosh, and D&M Professional are global industry leaders in the specialist home theater, audio/video consumer electronics, or professional audio markets, with a strong and long -standing heritage of manufacturing and marketing high -performance audio and video components. Boston Acoustics, with its signature The Boston Sound™, is a leader in premium loudspeakers for the home and audio markets. Snell is a super premium speaker brand. The ReplayTV and Escient brands represent award -winning technologies in digital home entertainment. Additional information is available at www.dm -holdings.com.

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