Market

Many happy returns to Bill Austin

Birthday

William Austin
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Owner, CEO and President of Starkey Hearing Technology, William F. Austin celebrates his 75th birthday on Saturday, February 25th, 2017.

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Søren Nielsen New President & CEO of William Demant

Management changes

Soren Nielsen
Søren Nielsen at the EUHA 2016 congress. ©K.H.M.

Oticon has announced the nomination of Søren Nielsen, present Chief Operating Officer (COO), as new President & CEO of William Demant Holding.

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Bone-anchored hearing aids market analysis

BAHA

bone-anchored haring aids
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Market Reports World recently released a new analysis of the bone-anchored hearing aids (BAHA) market, forecasting that the sector will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14% during the period 2016–2020, reports SAT PR news.

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Starkey welcomes Stockport Business Community

Networking

Starkey Stockport
© Starkey

To kick off the year, Starkey Hearing Technologies were delighted to open their doors to the local Stockport Business Community to showcase their facility, innovation and hearing technology.

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Prof. Al Sanosi wins 2017 Ingeborg and Erwin Hochmair Award

Award

Abdulrahman Al Sanosi

Prof. Abdulrahman Al Sanosi, MD, King Saud University of Saudi Arabia is the 2017 recipient of the Ingeborg and Erwin Hochmair award for the service to the deaf.

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Oticon Opn™ Named 2017 Edison Awards Finalist

Finalists

2017 Edison Awards

Oticon has announced the nomination of Opn™ as one of the three 2017 Edison Awards™ finalist in the category Health & Wellness/Hearing technology.

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GN Hearing delivers a 6 % increase in revenue for 2016

Finance

GN hearing financial results 2016
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The Danish group GN has released its financial results for 2016. GN Hearing, the audiology branch of GN Store Nord, reported revenues of DKK 5.2 billion, i.e. approximately EUR 694 million, an increase of 14% compared to 2015.

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iHear Medical completes a USD 4.1 million financing drive

Expansion

iHear Medical investments

According to a press release dated January 19, iHear Medical has completed a large-scale financing initiative in order to bring affordable, advanced hearing aids to wider markets, reports PR Newswire.

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Phonak Audéo B-R wins iF design awards 2017

Award

Phonak Audéo B-R iF award

Phonak has announced that its Audéo™ B-R rechargeable hearing aid has been recognized with the iF design award.

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The difference between hearing aids and good hearing

Opinion

over the counter hearing aids
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The Wall Street Journal recently published a letter in its opinion column in response to an article on how the new Trump administration is likely to facilitate large-scale access to hearing aids at a much lower cost.

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