Dealers Get A Boost With Capitol's Addition Of Wilson Electronics

-- Leader In Cellular Signal Boosters Is Latest Addition To Capitol's List Of Esteemed Vendors And Active CLI Expo Participants --

EAGAN, MN, April 18, 2012 - Capitol, the leading consumer electronics distribution source for CE dealers, residential systems specialists and light commercial contractors, today announced the addition of Wilson Electronics to its growing list of top-shelf technology vendors. Based in St. George, Utah, Wilson designs and manufactures North America's top-selling line of cell phone signal boosters.

"The addition of Wilson Electronics and its complete line of cellular signal boosters presents a tremendous opportunity for many of our customers, especially those whose market includes areas where cellular service is known to be unreliable," said Jeff Kussard, Capitol's Director of Strategic Development.

Wilson Electronics provides signal boosting solutions for a variety of cell phones and cellular devices to help end-users overcome the problem of dropped calls, limited range, and slow data rates for cell phones and data cards. Available in easy to use plug-and-play kits as well as customizable configurations to suit any application, the company's boosters not only pick up and amplify weak cellular signals, but they also transmit a more powerful signal back to the tower.

Wilson's signal boosters work transparently on the carrier networks and operate within the frequency ranges of all North American cellular service systems as well as networks in Central and South America, Europe, and Asia. The company also offers a wide variety of signal boosters, antennas, and other cellular accessories for interior and exterior mounting in buildings, motor vehicles, and marine applications.

"Wilson Electronics has wasted no time embracing our new partnership," added Kussard. "They eagerly agreed to be front and center at the upcoming CLI Expo."

"The CLI Expo is an ideal forum to showcase our latest signal boosting solutions and explain how dealers and integrators can best market them to their customers," said Joe Banos, Wilson's Chief Operating Officer. "Capitol's program makes it easy for us to speak with the professionals who are on the front line, every day of the week. We're thrilled to be a part of the Expo."

In addition to Wilson Electronics, the current list of 2012 CLI Expo participants include Panasonic, Toshiba, Actiontec, Atlas Sound, Coleman, D-Tools, DVDO, EnGenius, Gefen, Harman Pro, iPort/Sound Advance, KEF, Lutron, Middle Atlantic, Mitsubishi, Monster, NEC, Niles, Onkyo, Panamax, Peerless, Pinnacle, QSC, Russound, Sanus, Sherwood, Shure, Universal Remote Control, Vutec, Xantech, and ZeeVee.

The CLI Expo is the jewel of Capitol's aggressive, comprehensive education program that typically features key vendors providing a soup-to-nuts education in the most relevant new products and technologies in their lines, as well as proven tools and techniques for increasing sales through cost-effective marketing and business management practices. CLI also offers training programs at Capitol's Eagan, MN headquarters, online, and on-site at customers' facilities by special arrangement. The 2012 CLI Expo will be held on April 29 & 30 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Bloomington, MN, which is conveniently located just 10 minutes from the St. Paul/Minneapolis International Airport. Registration and additional information can be found at

About Capitol

Capitol is the leading distribution source for residential systems contractors, retailers, light commercial contractors, and premium incentive resellers who are looking for home theater, telephone, integrated home systems, and commercial A/V products. The company is famous for taking a 360-degree approach to its business, offering retailers high-quality products at competitive prices, plus hands-on application training, expert technical help and unmatched customer service. Capitol offers hundreds of application-based education courses throughout the year, including filled-to-capacity classes at CEDIA and other industry events, in addition to "on campus" programs at the company's headquarters as well as the company's web site. For further information, visit the company's web site at, or call 1-800-INSTALL (467-8255). Media inquiries should be directed to Adam Sohmer; Sohmer Associates, LLC; 347-497-4965;

About Wilson Electronics, Inc.

Wilson Electronics, Inc., a leader in the wireless communications industry for more than 40 years, designs and manufactures a wide variety of cell phone signal boosters, antennas and related components that significantly improve cellular communication in mobile, indoor, and machine-to-machine (M2M) applications. All Wilson products are engineered, assembled and tested in the company's U.S.-based headquarters. Wilson boosters fully comply with FCC regulations for cellular devices and are FCC type accepted and Industry Canada certificated. Wilson Electronics has developed and patented microprocessor-controlled signal booster technology, which protects cell sites by preventing network interference due to oscillation or site overload. For more information, visit

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