Founded in 1967; Autex is a manufacturer and distributor of 100 percent recyclable polyester products. From our humble beginning, manufacturing carpet underfelts, Autex has lead the way in developing innovative, high-quality polyester products and solutions designed to meet our customer’s needs.

Pioneering new materials and systems; Autex’s range of interior acoustics have enhanced the sound clarity in schools, theatres, and commercial buildings in over 25 countries.

As well as our dedicated focus to proactive product development, Autex is committed to best practices and is proud to be certified in ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Quality and Environmental Management Systems and continue to achieve new standards in minimizing their global environmental footprint.

Autex Acoustics ( is proud to announce that Jeff Hewitt has joined as the North American Market Manager; taking Autex’s innovative range of acoustic solutions to the North American market.

Jeff comes aboard with a wealth of experience in the acoustic industry having spent the last seven years with Fabricmate Systems Inc. of Ventura, Calif., most recently serving as Vice President. While at Fabricmate, Jeff was instrumental in market development and in establishing relationships with key accounts, both small and large, as well as national acoustical product distributors.

Autex’s decision to further expand their product offerings to the North American Market follows their very successful introduction into the Asian and European markets. “Very excited to begin this new challenge with Autex Acoustics” Jeff says he is “fortunate to be joining a company that prides itself on creating innovative and environmentally responsible acoustic solutions.”

Autex’s Managing Director Rob Croot comments: “Jeff’s wealth of business experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to the Autex family. We view his appointment as a sign of our commitment to being the leading company in our industry throughout both North America and the world. We are fortunate to find someone of Jeff’s caliber to fulfill this role.”