BEREA, Ohio (May 4, 2011)—Additive and colorant supplier ColorMatrix Corp. has purchased Gayson Silicone Dispersions Inc., a specialist in colorants and additives for silicone rubber.
Barberton, Ohio-based Gayson supplies manufacturers across diverse industries including automotive and aerospace, airbag coatings, healthcare, cosmetics, household and architectural products.
John Gelp, CEO of Berea-based ColorMatrix, said Gayson will retain its name and management team. He said Gayson is respected in markets previously not served by ColorMatrix and is a great asset to his company's expanding technology portfolio.
Bob Bradley, co-owner of Gayson, said ColorMatrix's global presence will help serve customers beyond the U.S.