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Compass Diversified Holdings to Participate in the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Financial Services Unconference on May 20, 2008

WESTPORT, Conn., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Compass Diversified Holdings (NASDAQ:CODI) announced today that Jim Bottiglieri, Chief Financial Officer, and David Swanson, a partner with Compass Group Management LLC, CODI's manager, will participate in the SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Financial Services Unconference at the Waldorf Astoria in New York on Tuesday, May 20, 2008.

The Financial Services Unconference will feature market perspective and insight from a variety of mid- and small-cap financial services companies.

Management will be available for 1-on-1 and small group investor meetings at the conference. Investors who are interested in arranging a meeting with Messrs. Bottiglieri and Swanson are asked to contact Nick Rust at 212.896.1299 or Jeffrey Goldberger at 212.896.1249.

About Compass Diversified Holdings ("CODI")

CODI was formed to acquire and manage a group of middle market businesses that are headquartered in North America. CODI provides public investors with an opportunity to participate in the ownership and growth of companies which have historically been owned by private equity firms, wealthy individuals or families. CODI's disciplined approach to its target market provides opportunities to methodically purchase attractive businesses at values that are accretive to its shareholders. For sellers of businesses, CODI's unique structure allows CODI to acquire businesses efficiently with no financing contingencies and, following acquisition, to provide its companies with substantial access to growth capital.

Upon acquisition, CODI works with the executive teams of its subsidiary companies to identify and capitalize on opportunities to grow those companies' earnings and cash flows. These cash flows support distributions to CODI shareholders.

    Subsidiary Businesses
       Aeroglide Holdings, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries, referred to
       as Aeroglide, is a designer and manufacturer of industrial drying and
       cooling equipment, primarily used in the production of a variety of
       human foods, animal and pet feeds, and industrial products. Aeroglide
       is based in Cary, NC.

       American Furniture Manufacturing, Inc., and its consolidated
       subsidiaries, referred to as American Furniture, is a low-cost
       manufacturer of upholstered stationary and motion furniture with the
       ability to ship any product in its line within 48 hours of receiving an
       order. American Furniture is based in Ecru, MS.

       Anodyne Medical Device, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries,
       referred to as AMD, is a manufacturer of medical support surfaces and
       patient positioning devices, primarily used for the prevention and
       treatment of pressure wounds experienced by patients with limited or no
       mobility. AMD is based in Los Angeles, CA.

       CBS Personnel Holdings, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries,
       referred to as CBS Personnel, is a provider of temporary staffing
       services in the United States. CBS Personnel is headquartered in
       Cincinnati, OH and operates 435 branch locations in 35 states.

       Compass AC Holdings, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries, referred
       to as Advanced Circuits, is a manufacturer of low-volume quick-turn and
       prototype rigid printed circuit boards ("PCBs"). Advanced Circuits is
       based in Aurora, CO.

       Fox Factory, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries, referred to as
       Fox, is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of high-end suspension
       products for mountain bikes, all terrain vehicles, snowmobiles and
       other off-road vehicles. Fox is based in Watsonville, CA.

       Halo Lee Wayne LLC and its consolidated subsidiaries, referred to as
       Halo, is a distributor of customized promotional products and serves
       more than 30,000 customers as a one-stop-shop resource for design,
       sourcing, management and fulfillment across all categories of its
       customers' promotional products needs. Halo is based in Sterling, IL.

       Silvue Technologies Group, Inc. and its consolidated subsidiaries,
       referred to as Silvue, is a developer and manufacturer of proprietary,
       high-performance coating systems for polycarbonate, glass, acrylic,
       metals and other substrate materials used in the premium eyewear,
       aerospace, automotive and industrial markets. Silvue is based in
       Anaheim, CA.

To find out more about Compass Diversified Holdings, please visit www.compassdiversifiedholdings.com.

Source: Compass Diversified Holdings

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