HAI Announces 2009 Five -Star Dealers

HAI, the leading manufacturer of integrated automation and security products since 1985, announced the winners of its Five-Star Dealer program for 2009.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact:
Allison Read
Director of Marketing, HAI
4330 Michoud Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70129
Phone: (800) 229 -7256, x 229
Fax: (504) 253 -2955
www.homeauto.com
Email: allison.read@homeauto.com

New Orleans, LA - March 19, 2009

To download a high resolution photo of HAI Five Star Dealers Dan Bright and John Loschiavo of eInteractive Homes, Inc. and HAI Atlantic North Territory Sales Manager Patrick Gilligan, please click here: http://www.homeauto.com/mediacenter/HaiPRImage.asp?image=2009FiveStar.jpg

HAI Announces 2009 Five -Star Dealers

HAI, the leading manufacturer of integrated automation and security products since 1985, announced the winners of its Five -Star Dealer program for 2009 on March 12th at their annual Dealer Appreciation Party held during the Electronic House Expo (EHX) in Orlando, FL.

HAI's Five -Star Dealer program was initiated in 2001 to recognize and reward its outstanding dealers each year. Winners are selected based on various criteria, including the number of years the dealer has been installing HAI products, number of systems installed in the previous year, and unique marketing or programming solutions that involve HAI products.

"Yet again, HAI had a record number of dealer entries. We would like to thank our exceptional dealers who have chosen to set themselves apart!" stated HAI President Jay McLellan. 300 companies were named as 2009 HAI Five -Star Dealers and are designated as such in HAI's dealer listing database on their website at www.homeauto.com.

HAI products are sold through a worldwide network of Distributors and installed by trained dealers in over 80 countries. For more information on HAI's award -winning product line, or for information on how to become an HAI Dealer, please visit www.homeauto.com, or call (800) 229 -7256.

To download a high resolution photo of HAI Five Star Dealers Dan Bright and John Loschiavo of eInteractive Homes, Inc. and HAI Atlantic North Territory Sales Manager Patrick Gilligan, please click here: http://www.homeauto.com/mediacenter/HaiPRImage.asp?image=2009FiveStar.jpg

About HAI (www.homeauto.com): HAI (Home Automation, Inc.) is a privately held manufacturer of integrated automation and security products for residential and commercial use based in New Orleans, LA. Incorporated in 1985, HAI has developed a full line of award -winning automation products, including home control systems, programmable communicating thermostats, smart light switches, Whole Home Audio systems, video surveillance equipment, access control products, Touchscreen interfaces, and software that allows access and control of an automation system over the Internet. All products are sold through HAI's worldwide network of Distribution Partners and installed by trained dealers in over 80 countries.

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