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Earlens, Eargo and GN Hearing Named 2020 Edison Award Winners

NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Earlens, Eargo and GN Hearing have been named among this year’s Edison Awards winners in the category of ‘Hearing Technology’. Being recognized with an Edison Award considered “one of the highest accolades a company can receive for the successful launch of a ‘game-changing’ new product or service”. The diverse groups…

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Earlens Announces Strategic Partnership with Verily

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA — Earlens Corporation, a medical technology company that has created the world’s first nonsurgical hearing solution that directly vibrates the eardrum, announced today that they have entered into a strategic agreement with Verily, an Alphabet company, to develop next-generation capabilities for the Earlens® Contact Hearing Solution. According to the Hearing Loss Association…

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Earlens Hires New CMO and EVP of Sales as it Prepares for Future Launch of Novel Hearing Device

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA — The Earlens Corporation has announced the appointment of two new executives to its growing leadership team. Leilani Latimer has been tapped as the company’s new Chief Marketing Officer and Scott Durall has been named as Executive Vice President of Sales. Unlike conventional hearing aids that use a speaker to amplify sound, the California…

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Earlens Announces Final Close of $118M Financing for Light-Driven Hearing Aid

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA — The Earlens Corporation announced this week the final close of its $73 million Series C preferred stock financing, and the establishment of a structured debt facility with CRG LP for up to $45 million. According to the company’s press release, proceeds from the financing will support the expanded commercialization of the…

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Brent Edwards, a leading researcher in hearing care, joins EarLens as CTO

MENLO PARK, CA—Brent Edwards, PhD, who during a decade as vice-president for research at Starkey Hearing Technologies and as founder and director of the Starkey Hearing Research Center in Berkeley helped transform the company into an industry technology leader, has joined EarLens Corporation as chief technology officer (CTO). EarLens, a privately held medical device company…

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