Sonova to add Comfort Audio to its group

STÄFA, SWITZERLAND–Sonova Holding AG announced today (June 16) that it had reached an agreement to purchase 100% of Comfort Audio, a Swedish maker and distributor of assistive listening technology. The transaction, which will require approval by regulatory agencies, is a further step in the diversification of Sonova, parent company of Phonak and the world’s largest…

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Kinnerk named president of Comfort Audio

PARK RIDGE, IL–Brian Kinnerk, a former CEO of Unitron U.S. and Siemens Hearing Instruments, Inc., has been appointed president of Comfort Audio, Inc., as the Swedish-based parent company expands its organization in the U.S. Kinnerk succeeds Ragnar Åhgren, who will continue as chairman of the board of directors. In announcing the hiring, Comfort Audio said…

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