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ASF Announces Board Changes

The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) announced the election of space shuttle astronaut Dan Brandenstein as chairman of its board of directors and Orlando business owner Lisa Schott as vice chairman, a development that marks two firsts for the nonprofit: Brandenstein as the first shuttle-era astronaut to become chair, and Schott as the first non-astronaut to […]

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Quietly Making Noise, LLC (QMN) celebrates 10 years of making this world a quieter place!

During our 10 years in business, QMN has focused on bringing practical, feasible advice to meet acoustical challenges in a way that is understandable and cost effective.  We work in the multi-family residential, commercial, and industrial areas. QMN helps its clients achieve great success in designing, developing, and building quieter projects and solving difficult and […]

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Patent number 7,562,743 has been issued for Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters

Invented in 2004 by QMN, Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters were recognized as a unique and innovative product when U.S. Patent number 7,562,743 was issued.  This product is the leading solution for noise control through windows and doors and provides a cost effective solution that has not previously been available.  Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters are well suited for […]

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QMN received Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent Office for Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters

On April 2, 2009, QMN received a Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent Office for Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters.  This product was invented by the President of QMN in 2004, and it is the leading solution for noise control through windows and doors and provides a cost effective solution that has not previously been available.  […]

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Lisa Schott named Engineer of the Year

Lisa Schott, President and Principal Acoustical Consultant of QMN received the Engineer of the Year Award for Technical Excellence from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Florida Section.  She was honored at the Engineers’ Week Banquet at Buena Vista Palace Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

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QMN named to the Dr. P. Phillips Orlando Performing Arts Center project team.

QMN has been named to the project team for the design and construction of the new Dr. P. Phillips Orlando Performing Arts Center. As a subcontractor to Artec Consultants, QMN will be the local acoustical consultant assisting with the acoustical design, noise and vibration isolation, overseeing good acoustical practices during construction, and testing and commissioning […]

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QMN article published in Environmental Manager magazine

Lisa Schott, President of Quietly Making Noise, authored an article, entitled Acoustical Requirements for Non-Industrial Projects. The article was published in the March 2008 edition of Environmental Manager (EM) magazine. This article appears in the March 2008 issue of EM Magazine, a publication of the Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA; www.awma.org). To obtain copies […]

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Quietly Making Noise, LLC (QMN) celebrates completion of its 5th year in business!

During these first 5 years, QMN has worked on over 200 major projects in acoustics and noise control for clients in the multi-family residential, commercial, and industrial areas. QMN helps its clients achieve great success in designing, developing, and building quieter projects and solving difficult and elusive noise control issues. Please see our sample list […]

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QMN President Lisa Schott appointed to Georgia Tech George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Advisory Board

QMN President Lisa Schott has been appointed to the Georgia Tech George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering Advisory Board. The Board includes corporate executives and industry leaders, most of whom are Georgia Tech alumni. The group meets annually in Atlanta, Georgia to provide guidance and direction to the nationally renowned engineering school from the […]

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QMN and Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters featured in The Orlando Sentinel

Quietly Making Noise and Shut-Eye™ Acoustical Shutters were featured in The Orlando Sentinel as a great solution for many residential noise problems.

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