For Immediate Release Press Contact: Sara Trujillo
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MARANTZ TO DEMONSTRATE HIGH-PERFORMANCE REFERENCE SERIES HOME ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEMS AT AUDIO KARMA FEST
— Fifth Annual Audio Karma Fest Takes Place May 3-4–
MAHWAH, NJ – April 30, 2008 – Marantz America, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of advanced home entertainment solutions, today announced it will be demonstrating high-performance stereo systems featuring components from its high-end Reference Series as well as other Hi-Fi products during the fifth annual Audio Karma Fest, to be held May 3-4 at the Embassy Suites in Livonia, Michigan. Systems on display will feature the company’s SC-11S1 Reference Preamplifier (SRP: $3,199), SM-11S1 Stereo Power Amplifier (SRP: $4,199), and SA-11S2 Reference SACD Player (SRP: $3,699), as well as the brand new AV8003 Networking AV Preamp/Processor (SRP: $2,599.99) and MM8003 Eight Channel Power Amplifier (SRP: $2,399.99). The company will also demonstrate its leading edge SA8001 Super Audio CD Player (SRP: $899.99) and PM7001 Integrated Amplifier (SRP: $599.99).
Additionally, Marantz will showcase a no-compromise audio system featuring the PM-15S1 Reference Integrated Stereo Amplifier (SRP: $1,999.99), SA-15S1 Reference Series SACD-CD Player (SRP: $1,999.99), and the TT-15S1 Reference Series Turntable (SRP: $1,599.99). The PM 11S1 Reference Integrated Amplifier (SRP: $3,999.99) will also be on display. The Marantz components will be featured in audio systems that include the following high-performance Snell loudspeakers: the B7, K7 and LRC7 XL.
All Marantz products to be showcased at Audio Karma Fest reflect the company’s commitment to giving discriminating consumers exciting new solutions for expanding and enhancing their home entertainment enjoyment, including today’s advanced high-resolution audio and video formats.
Marantz America is committed to upholding the tradition of technological superiority initiated by founder Saul Marantz. In keeping with this emphasis on quality, Marantz audio and video components are carried only by the nation’s premier independent audio/video specialty retailers. Additional information is available at www.marantz.com. Marantz America is a wholly owned subsidiary of D&M Holdings Inc.
About D&M Holdings Inc.
D&M Holdings Inc. is a global operating company providing worldwide management and distribution platforms for premium consumer, automotive, commercial and professional audio and video businesses including Denon®, Marantz®, McIntosh® Laboratory, Boston Acoustics®, Snell Acoustics, Escientâ, Calrec Audio, Denon DJ, Allen & Heath, D&M Professional and D&M Premium Sound Solutions. Our technologies improve the quality of any audio and visual experience. All product and brand names with a trademark symbol are trademarks or registered trademarks of D&M Holdings, Inc. or its subsidiaries. For more information visit www.dm-holdings.com.
About Audio Karma Fest
AK Fest started out as a way for Audiokarma members to share their passion for music and audition new systems from local vendors. Over the years the Fest has grown by leaps and bounds, as word of mouth has spread the positive vibe AK Fest has. Even with greater numbers of visitors, a more extensive list of exhibitors, a broader range of music and equipment, AK Fest still has the open arms sense of community, friendship and a passion for sharing the love of music and the equipment we use.
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