CONCORD, CA and DENVER, CO (CEDIA EXPO Booth #922) – September 26, 2013 D-Tools, Inc., the worldwide leader in system integration software, today announced that D-Tools System Integrator™ SIX 2013 has been named a 2013 CE Pro BEST Award recipient for Software Applications. Each year CE Pro magazine recognizes products that stand out for being innovative, high performing solutions oriented for the custom installation professional. This year the winners were selected from hundreds of nominations received and judged by the magazine’s editorial staff.

“We’re honored to be named a 2013 CE Pro BEST award winner,” said Adam Stone, President and CEO of D-Tools. “Our team works tirelessly to produce improvements and provide enhancements that will exceed the needs of our diverse users and we are dedicated to delivering that value day in, day out. With SIX 2013, we added new features and enhancements to the Product Catalog, Projects, Drawings, and Calendar, plus we upgraded QuickBooks and 3rd party integration this time around also, so it is a big release and we’re proud to be recognized alongside the other winners.”

The winners of the CE Pro BEST Awards will be honored during a reception to be held September 26, 2013 in Denver, CO, during CEDIA EXPO 2013.

About CE Pro

CE Pro magazine is the leading trade publication for professionals involved in the custom electronics business. Our readers specify and sell technology-related products to homeowners, homebuilders and SMB (small/medium business) owners. CE Pro is the only trade magazine that covers the gamut of electronic systems including: Home networking, whole-house automation, digital media, distributed audio and video, home theater, lighting control, structured wiring, energy management, motorized accessories, telephone systems, security, including CCTV and fire detection, related furniture and fixtures. Formerly a monthly magazine, CE Pro is now published and distributed 17 times per year. Launched in 1994, CE Pro was the first publication to address the home systems integrator channel and is widely recognized as the best publication in the category.

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 4,400 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 Mark of Excellence Award, Commercial Integrator BEST Award (2011, 2013), multiple recipient of Custom Retailer/CE Pro BEST Award (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013), Multi-Room Audio Video Awards – Best Installation Aid, National Systems Contractors Association, Sound and Video Contractor Innovations in Technology for Business Productivity Award, CE Pro High Impact Award for Design Software, and CE Pro BEST Award for Software Applications (2013).

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D-Tools Press Contacts: 
Tim Bigoness
D-Tools, Inc.
(925) 270-4102                                     
Katye (McGregor) Bennett
KMB Communications
(425) 328-8640                                     
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