Catalyst Acoustics Group Acquires Texas Based Fräsch

AGAWAM, Mass. – July 14, 2020 – Catalyst Acoustics Group (CAG), the parent company of an elite group of acoustic, seismic, vibration and noise control companies, announced today that they have acquired Texas based Fräsch. Fräsch was founded in 2016 by Gary Nightingale and Slavka Younger-Nightingale and has seen fast growth in the polyester based acoustics space.

Based in Arlington, TX, Fräsch provides a broad offering of innovative polyester products including wall panels, ceiling panels, baffles, dividers, partitions and acoustic lighting.


"This acquisition is very exciting for us" said Joe Lupone, CEO of Catalyst Acoustics Group. "Polyester based products have experienced extraordinary and impressive growth in the acoustics space over the past few years. Fräsch is an exciting innovator and brings the product and technical expertise along with the marketing panache it takes to be a leading brand. With the backing and support of CAG, Fräsch is poised for continued growth and success."

Gary and Slavi, the founders of Fräsch, along with all the Fräsch employees shall remain with the company and day-to-day operations will not change. "We are both eager and excited to join Catalyst Acoustics Group", said Gary Nightingale. "Fräsch has made tremendous progress building our brand in the A&D community. With the financial support and the Sales and Marketing assets that come with being a part of CAG, I feel confident that we will accelerate our current growth at a precipitous pace while continuing to fuel the innovation and creativity that architects and designers are hungry for".

About Catalyst Acoustics Group

Catalyst Acoustics Group is the parent company of an elite group of acoustic, seismic, vibration and noise control companies that together, offer the broadest portfolio of noise control solutions in the market today. The independent brands, channels to market, products and services offered by each business remain unique, while leveraging the scale, deep functional expertise, broad channel reach and significant financial resources.

For more information contact:
Jennifer Chagnon
Chief Marketing Officer
Catalyst Acoustics Group

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