Capitol Sales Company Named Distributor of the Year by Key Digital Systems

Receiving a second-time industry honor, Capitol Sales Company was named "National Distributor of the Year" by Key Digital Systems at the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held recently in Las Vegas.

ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 28, 2008 -Receiving a second -time industry honor, Capitol Sales Company was named "National Distributor of the Year" by Key Digital Systems at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held recently in Las Vegas. Key Digital is a CES award -winning developer and manufacturer of leading edge technology for HDTV applications.

The recognition Capitol Sales Company received was for record sales growth in the award category entitled "Single Location National Residential" for 2007.
"We only honor one national single location distributor per year, and we are pleased this year's recognition goes to Capitol Sales Company," said Michael Lakhter, Vice President of Sales for Key Digital Systems. "Capitol Sales provides great support to their dealers and is well -known for fantastic technical assistance. They add tremendous value to the industry as a distributor partner."
Curt Hayes, President and Chief Financial Officer of Capitol Sales Company accepted the award at CES on behalf of his Company. "We're pleased to receive this honor from Key Digital," said Hayes. "Their leading digital technology helps us partner with installers to design and deliver high -quality solutions for their customers."

To learn more, visit www.capitolsales.com, call 1 -800 -INSTALL (467 -8255) or e -mail info@capitolsales.com.

Capitol Sales Company partners with system integrators and low -voltage installers as an emerging technology distributor. We offer solutions from over 125 leading manufacturers in home theater, telephone systems, integrated home systems and commercial A/V. Installers nationwide depend on our multi -branded system design, expert technical support and application -based education. Visit www.capitolsales.com to research and order over 5,000 products and access Knowledge Base, an on -line resource featuring useful manufacturers' diagrams, charts, formulas and configurators.

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