Bloomington, Minn. – Dec. 14 , 2021 – To recognize hearing care professionals for their work in 2021, as well as in the spirit of the holiday season, ReSound is donating $25,000 to the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA).
“We make this donation on behalf of hearing care professionals, as we further bring our shared mission of Hear More, Do More, Be More to life,” said Mikkel Knudsen, President of ReSound Commercial US. “We appreciate all the work that HLAA does every day to support people with hearing loss in providing essential resources and education programs that promote hearing health.”
ReSound is also a national sponsor of the HLAA Walk4Hearing events. In 2021, these events raised more than $1 million, which assists in providing funds for education and resources in local communities.
"The Hearing Loss Association of America values our partnership with ReSound,” said Barbara Kelley, executive director, HLAA. “We share the goal of wanting to reach more people who need to take that important first step to address their hearing. This holiday donation supports our outreach with the message that hearing health is critical to overall health.”
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ReSound hearing aids, available from leading hearing care professionals, continue to set worldwide standards for quality and intuitive technology to help people with hearing loss communicate better than ever before. ReSound was the first hearing aid brand to be Made for iPhone, bringing direct streaming from hearing aids into the iPhone era. It also pioneered the development of 2.4 GHz wireless technology and made it possible to receive advanced at-home hearing care during COVID-19. The introduction of this new class of hearing technology with ReSound ONE demonstrates that ReSound is the undisputed innovation leader putting people with hearing loss at the center. Featuring award winning technology, ReSound has been trusted for decades by people with hearing loss and their caregivers around the world.
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The GN Group enables people to Hear More, Do More and Be More through its intelligent hearing, audio and video collaboration solutions. Inspired by people and driven by our innovation leadership, we leverage technological synergies between our hearing and audio divisions to deliver unique and increasingly individualized user experiences in our products and solutions.
150 years ago, GN was founded with a truly innovative and global mindset. Today, we honor that legacy with world-leading expertise in the human ear, sound and video processing, wireless technology, miniaturization and collaborations with leading technology partners. GN's solutions are marketed by the brands ReSound, Beltone, Interton, Jabra, BlueParrott and FalCom in 100 countries. Founded in 1869, the GN Group employs 6,500 people and is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen (GN.CO).