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Phonak Marvel Named “Innovation of the Year” in the 2019 International Business Awards

August 16, 2019

Phonak Marvel won a Gold Stevie Award and was named an “Innovation of the Year” by the International Business Awards.   Read More

Singer/Songwriter Jonathan Hutcherson Offers Inspiration and Music at 2019 AG Bell LOFT Program

August 14, 2019

Singer/Songwriter and 2018 Oticon Focus on People “Special Achievement” Award Winner Jonathan Hutcherson shared his unique story and his talent with teens participating in the 2019 AG Bell Leaders...   Read More

Lantos Enhances Breakthrough 3D Ear Scanning System with Release of LantosView 5.0

August 12, 2019

Lantos Technologies, creators of the industry’s only FDA-cleared 3D ear scanning system, today announced the release of LantosView 5.0.   Read More

Voting Is Open for 2019 Oticon Focus on People Awards

August 8, 2019

Voting is now open for the 2019 Oticon Focus on People Awards at Website visitors are invited to cast their vote for the 12 finalists who represent the "best of the best" from this...   Read More

British Society of Audiology eConference 2019

August 7, 2019

Registration is now open for the British Society of Audiology eConference 2019 entitled "Global Connections."Join us for a fantastic opportunity to learn from global leaders in Audiology and...   Read More

Angela Pelosi Appointed Director of Global Audiology at Phonak

August 5, 2019

As of July 1st, 2019, Angela Pelosi has been appointed the position of Director of Global Audiology at Phonak.   Read More

Starkey Hearing Technologies Named Stevie Awards Winner

August 2, 2019

Starkey Hearing Technologies has received an American Business Award from The Stevie Awards for Technical Innovation of the Year for its revolutionary hearing aid, Livio® AI.In their 17th year as...   Read More

Oticon-Commissioned Harris Poll Survey on Woodstock Generation and Hearing Health Strikes a Chord with Consumers Nationwide

August 1, 2019

Fifty years after the iconic “Three Days of Peace and Music,” a just released survey by The Harris Poll, commissioned by Oticon, Inc., suggests that members of the Woodstock Generation may be expe...   Read More

Oticon's Henning Falster Celebrates 45 Years of People First

July 29, 2019

At a special salute in June, Oticon employees recognized Henning Falster, one of the first US employees of Oticon, Inc., for 45 years of dedication and service. As Director, Meeting & Events, Falster...   Read More

Medicare Audiologist Access and Services Act Introduced with Broad Bi-Partisan Support to Streamline Access to Hearing and Balance Care

July 26, 2019

Lexington, Ky.—The Academy of Doctors of Audiology (ADA) commends U.S. Representatives Tom Rice (R-SC), Gus Bilirakis (R-FL), Matt Cartwright (D-PA), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Ann Kuster (D-NH), Ralph...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Foundation Hosts Inaugural Summer Sounds Annual Benefit

July 23, 2019

On July 20, 2019, hundreds of partners, sponsors, donors, and friends from around the world gathered for Starkey Hearing Foundation’s inaugural Summer Sounds Benefit in downtown Minneapolis.   Read More

Paul Dybala Joins AudiologyDesign as Partner and Vice President of Strategy

July 23, 2019

Paul Dybala, PhD, former president of Healthy Hearing (, has joined AudiologyDesign, the hearing industry’s leading provider of digital marketing services, as a Partner and Vice P...   Read More

FDA Approves MED-EL USA's Cochlear Implants for Single-Sided Deafness and Asymmetric Hearing Loss

July 22, 2019

The FDA has approved MED-EL Cochlear Implant (CI) Systems for single-sided deafness (SSD) and asymmetric hearing loss (AHL).   Read More

MED-EL USA Announces New AudioLink Handsfree Wireless Technology Voucher Option and SONNET Swap Program for Next Generation Audio Processor at CI2019 in Miami

July 11, 2019

Two announcements from MED-EL USA, made at CI2019, the 16th Symposium on Cochlear Implants in Children in Miami.   Read More

AG Bell Takes Global Symposium Abroad to Address Worldwide Childhood Hearing Loss

July 9, 2019

MADRID, July 9, 2019 - The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell), which was started by Dr. Alexander Graham Bell, best known for inventing the telephone, recent...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Technologies Receives Manufacturing Leadership Award

July 8, 2019

Starkey Hearing Technologies received the Operational Excellence Leadership Award, as well as the High Achiever Award, for "Improving the Customer Experience by Mapping Their Journey" project at the 1...   Read More

New Center To Be an International Trailblazer Within Treatment of Hearing and Balance Problems

July 1, 2019

With a donation of DKK 40 million from William Demant Foundation, the Capital Region of Denmark can now consolidate all specialist treatment of hearing and balance problems at a new Copenhagen Hearing...   Read More

With Funding from Oticon, Inc., Sertoma Inc. Awards $10,000 in Scholarships to Students with Hearing Loss

June 27, 2019

A $10,000 grant from Oticon, Inc. has enabled Sertoma Inc. to award ten $1,000 college scholarships to students with hearing loss. The Sertoma Scholarship for the Hard of Hearing or Deaf is the nation...   Read More

Starkey Hearing Technologies Launches Livio AI in Asia

June 27, 2019

The Starkey Hearing Technologies leadership team recently traveled to Asia June 3-7 to launch the revolutionary hearing aid, Livio® AI. Members of the executive team spoke at each launch event to...   Read More

Starkey Hosts Twin Cities Young Professionals Summit

June 26, 2019

Nearly 200 professionals ages 20-35 from the metro area attended the Twin Cities Young Professionals Summit June 13, hosted this year at Starkey Hearing Technologies’ headquarters in Eden Prairi...   Read More

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