Fortress and D-Tools Forge Partnership

D-Tools enhances Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program through Partnership with Fortress Seating, offering current System Integrator users detailed information about their product line.

CONCORD, CA. MARCH 28, 2012 - D-Tools, Inc, the worldwide leader in system integration software, today announced that Fortress, Inc., has joined the D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program. Headquartered Rancho Cucamonga, California, and founded in 1935, Fortress is one of the few companies in the industry that actually manufactures their own chairs. Whether it is one of their many standard designs or a completely unique piece, it is Fortress' quality that makes the difference.


Eric Thies, CEO of DSI Entertainment Systems says it best, "Fortress is one of those exceptional vendors that sets the bar for how to provide customer service. From the ordering process to standing by their product for years after installation, Fortress is one of those rare companies that understands the extra mile we all need to go to keep our demanding clients happy. If you are not doing business with Fortress, you are doing yourself and your clients a disservice."

The D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program is designed to help provide system integrators with the most up-to-date product information to over 3,000 companies using D-Tools System Integrator software. D-Tools MVP members are dedicated to helping companies streamline the design process and making it easier for system integrators and installers to provide accurate proposals to their clients.

"Fortress has been in business for many years building a highly reputable name and becoming an expert in the home-theater seating industry" said Adam Stone, President of D-Tools. "In addition to being visually stunning, Fortress furniture is also practical in that it overcomes many of the challenges integrators face when designing custom home-theaters. We are pleased to work with the Fortress team and anticipate a mutual rewarding partnership"

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About Fortress, Inc.
Fortress, Inc. has been manufacturing furniture for over 70 years. Originally a desk and chair manufacturer Fortress now manufactures a full line of made-to-order home theater seating under the brand Off Broadway Home Theater Seating. Home theaters and media rooms present some very unique challenges. With over 70 years of experience in the furniture industry Fortress is well equipped to solve these challenges. We have gained a reputation for quality seating and unsurpassed service that is recognized globally.

Based in Southern California, Fortress products are marketed by independent representatives and sold through authorized dealers worldwide. www.fortresseating.com; 800-873-2828

About D-Tools, Inc.
D-Tools, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software. The company's ¬flagship product, System Integrator™ (SI), is a total design solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio for comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D-Tools SI allows residential and commercial integrators to streamline their business processes to increase overall revenues while reducing the time and costs associated with the installation and integration of low-voltage systems. Over 3,000 leading companies use D-Tools software to reduce time and costs and streamline the system integration process. D-Tools is a three time recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association's Mark of Excellence Award, multiple recipient of Custom Retailer's Excite Award (2007,2008,2009,2010,2011), Multi-Room Audio Video Awards - Best Installation Aid, National Systems Contractors Association, Sound and Video Contractor's Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award and CE Pro's High Impact Award for Design Software.

For more information, contact D-Tools at (866) 386-6571, e-mail at info@d-tools.com or visit D-Tools online at www.d-tools.com.

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