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IAC Acoustics Celebrates 70 Years of Noise Control

North Aurora, Illinois. – July 1, 2019 – IAC Acoustics, a Division of Sound Seal, is celebrating 70 years of success and resilience in the noise control industry. Since 1949, IAC Acoustics has been a proven and prominent leader in the manufacturing of acoustical products and solutions. In a rapidly changing and evolving industry, IAC Acoustics has built its name and reputation on being a trusted and respected resource to the acoustical community and its influencers.

IAC Acoustics has an Industrial and Architectural product division. The Industrial Division addresses in-plant and environmental noise control problems. Products include Interior & Exterior Enclosures, Outdoor Panels & Noise Barriers, Test Facilities and Acoustical Silencers & Louvers. The Architectural Division offers interior noise solutions including Doors & Windows, Music Practice Rooms & Studios, Audiology Booths & Suites and Secure Facilities.

In December of 2015, Sound Seal acquired IAC Acoustics and relocated manufacturing to North Aurora, Illinois where it remains today. Since that time, IAC Acoustics has thrived in regaining a leadership position in the noise control space. “IAC Acoustics continues to grow and satisfy customers with the support of Sound Seal and its stakeholders.” Said Joe Lupone, CEO of Sound Seal. With the backing of our financial sponsor, The Stephens Group, we continue to make investments in our unmatched manufacturing expertise and our deep bench of experienced and talented people. “IAC Acoustics is very proud to be celebrating 70 years of service to our customers, employees, and community.” Said Michael Shahed, President of IAC Acoustics. “While we have been through numerous transitions of both leadership and ownership over the past 70 years, as a division of Sound Seal, IAC Acoustics is more enduring than ever. We look forward to serving the acoustical community for the next 70 years and beyond.

About IAC Acoustics
IAC Acoustics, A division of Sound Seal, leads the market in metal noise control system products and solutions, including HVAC silencers, acoustic louvers, sound control architectural doors and windows, and sound proof rooms. For more information, please visit

About Sound Seal
Sound Seal is the leading manufacturer of acoustical noise control products offering the broadest product selection in the soundproofing industry. Sound Seal offers acoustical products and solutions for in-plant and exterior Industrial applications, Interior Finishes for Architectural applications and Floor Underlayment products.

For more information, contact:
Jennifer Chagnon
Marketing Director
(413) 726-0136

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