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Signia Student University Offers Interactive Sessions for Audiology Students

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY – To connect with and provide expert advice to the next generation of audiologists, Signia today announced that it is holding a virtual Signia Student University (SSU) event from August 2 – August 6, 2021. The program is free to register for all students in audiology doctorate programs, immersing them in in-depth,…

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Hearing Aids Disguised as Earbuds: Signia Launches New Active X Instant-Fit Hearing Aids

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY – Signia today announces the general availability of its latest paradigm-shifting hearing aid, Signia Active X, that “enhances human performance by delivering breakthrough signal processing technology for optimized hearing in noise”. With its convenient earbud form factor allows wearers to pop them in and out as needed for those with normal hearing…

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Signia Announces Appointment of Mike O’Neil as President

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — Signia has announced the appointment of Mike O’Neil to serve as the company’s President. He will be reporting directly to Daniel Liberman, President, U.S. of parent company WS Audiology. According to the company, O’Neil assumed this role in October 2020 and has complete responsibility for the management and growth of Signia.…

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Sivantos reports progress on sustainability as member of UN Global Compact

  As a signatory of the UN Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, each participating company is obligated to report yearly the progress it has made on the matter. Today, and for the second time, Sivantos presents its “Communication on Progress” (COP). The United Nations has designed 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) that…

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Signia Offers Free Hearing Screenings Nationwide in Support of Better Hearing Month

PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — In support of Better Hearing Month, which takes place in May of each year, hearing aid maker Signia has announced a new outreach initiative: Hear Across America. Throughout the month of May, select Signia-affiliated hearing care professionals nationwide will provide free hearing screenings and education to members of their local communities.…

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Sivantos and Widex Merger Complete: New Company to Operate as WS Audiology

SINGAPORE AND LYNGE, DENMARK — EQT funds, owners of Sivantos Pte. Ltd. (“Sivantos”), and the Tøpholm and Westermann families, owners of Widex A/S (“Widex”), have announced the successful completion of the merger between Sivantos and Widex. The newly created company will operate under the name WS Audiology and be headquartered in Lynge, Denmark and Singapore.…

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Widex and Sivantos Merger Receives Final Clearance from European Commission

SINGAPORE AND LYNGE, DENMARK — It was announced today that the European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed merger between Sivantos Pte. Ltd. (“Sivantos”), owned by EQT funds, and Widex A/S (“Widex”), owned by T&W Medical A/S. According to the announcement, the Commission concluded the merger would raise no competition concerns.…

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Eric Timm Appointed as Next CEO of Sivantos, Inc.

Hearing aid manufacturer, Sivantos Inc, announced on February 1st that Eric Timm has been named as the company’s next Chief Executive Officer. Timm, who has served as the Chief Operating Officer of Sivantos for the past two years, will replace outgoing CEO Steve Mahon. Timm joined Sivantos, the parent company of hearing aid brands Signia…

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Widex-Sivantos Merger Delayed: Companies Withdraw EU Application

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK — According to a Reuters report on November 6, and also reported in other media outlets, the “Big 6” hearing aid makers Widex and Sivantos have withdrawn their application for the European Commission to approve their planned $8.2 billion merger. Despite withdrawing their application, the companies state that they are committed to completing…

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