James Delk – Audiologist in Industry Pioneer

Jim Delk – Crewcut Trademark         James (Jim) Delk was one of the seven pioneers in the hearing aid industry at the manufacturing level who helped set the stage for later audiologists working for hearing aid manufacturers.  Unfortunately, most of Jim’s story will not be told.  He died August 11, 1997 in…

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Audiology History With Hearing Aid Manufacturers

Featuring Robert Briskey, M.A., following this Introduction.  Introduction I was told recently that one of the major hearing aid manufacturers had over 300 audiologists working for them. How many audiologists are currently working throughout the industry for manufacturers would only be an estimate – and most likely not very accurate. Regardless, such a position for…

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