Navigation Links
Etymotic Celebrates 30 Years of High-Fidelity, Hearing Health and Wellness
Date:8/26/2013

Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 26, 2013

Professor, scientist, inventor, choir director and musician Mead Killion, Ph.D. founded Etymotic Research, Inc. in 1983 and remains active as Chief Technology Officer and Chairman of the Board. During this milestone year, the company has released “The Bean”, a revolutionary, affordable personal sound amplifier available without prescription or medical referral, a new Home Hearing Test, a new, smaller form factor for its unique line of electronic ear plugs and new colorful versions of its high quality ETY·Kids® Safe-Listening Earphones.

Over the past 30 years, the company has designed products that accurately assess hearing, improve the lives of those with hearing loss, protect hearing, and enhance the listening experience of musicians and music lovers everywhere.

Etymotic invented insert earphones in 1984. The first versions were used for diagnostic testing and precision auditory research. Etymotic produced the first noise-isolating, high-fidelity in-ear consumer earphone, the ER-4 in 1991, which became the model for all subsequent noise-excluding in-ear earphones and in-ear monitors worldwide, and created an entire category of consumer electronics. The ER-4 earphones are still produced and channel-balanced to within 1 dB in Etymotic's labs in the U.S. Working together, Etymotic’s engineers, audiologists and musicians have generated over 100 patents issued and pending.

“As more and more listening is done away from the quiet of home and concert hall, most listeners turn up the volume to overcome the background noise which arrives nearly unattenuated at their ears,” said Dr. Killion. “Listening to sound at high levels and for prolonged periods can lead to hearing loss, which is cumulative and irreversible. A noisier world, coupled with personal listening devices, has created a hazard that may not reveal itself for decades. We believe we have helped save more than 10 million ears with our HiFi earplugs and noise-isolating earphones. The products we have introduced in this 30th anniversary year continue our mission to preserve hearing.”

About Etymotic
Etymotic is a research, development and manufacturing company that designs high-fidelity personal audio products and hearing wellness solutions to assess, enhance and protect hearing. For over 30 years, innovation and education have been central to Etymotic’s mission. Etymotic is one of the most respected leaders in high-fidelity audio and hearing conservation.

For more information about Etymotic, its hearing wellness mission and its products, please visit http://www.etymotic.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/8/prweb11062173.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Rep. Tammy Duckworth Visits Etymotic Research
2. Elreg Distributors Ltd. Celebrates 32 Years in Business
3. DermaShoppe.com Celebrates Its Second Successful Year in Online Skin Care
4. CoreFitnessByJana Celebrates 4th Annual National Employee Wellness Month & Corporate Committment to Fitness
5. LA BioMed celebrates 60 years of medical achievements at the Gift of Tomorrow Gala
6. Narconon Arrowhead Celebrates Twenty Years of Service to More than Ten Thousand Recovering Addicts
7. First Choice Emergency Room Celebrates 10th Anniversary
8. Glendale Galleria Celebrates the Opening of the Flagship 9021Pho Restaurant by Chef Kimmy Tang Just in Time for the Holiday Season
9. King Hearing Center Celebrates 25 Years in Same Location as Provider of Hearing Aids in Lubbock, Texas; Announces New Award-Winning Video
10. YogaSoul Center in Eagan Celebrates Community with a Full Day of Complimentary Classes
11. Diabetes Support Supplements, a Product from ProactiveLife Celebrates First Year Launch
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... This month, the CEO and Clinical Director ... their drug rehab center in Delray Beach, Florida has been changed from Sober Living ... such as Philip Seymour Hoffman and Chris Farley are dying from heroin overdoses, but ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... 2017 , ... WhoHaha , a digital media company dedicated to creating ... to produce a three-part video series that uses humor to highlight ways to improve ... of AHA’s Healthy For Good™ movement, which is designed to inspire all Americans to ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Cosmetic Town, an online plastic surgery community, begins 2017 with ... easier for their readers to get the information they desire. The procedures are now ... techniques used on those particular areas. , “We are excited to streamline our listings ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... Catalent Pharma Solutions, the ... and consumer health products, today announced that it will be co-hosting a workshop ... excipients and drug delivery solutions to health industries worldwide. The one day event ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... ... recently provided a new $11,250,000 senior credit facility to Sunrise, Florida-based Management Health ... facility were used to facilitate a recapitalization of MedPro led by Harren Equity ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... Jan. 19, 2017  Sensus Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... specializing in the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancers ... superficial radiation therapy, today announced that it will ... financial results on Thursday, February 2, 2017 after the ... a conference call with the investment community on Thursday, ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... -- New Review of Safinamide - ... and Motor Complications in Mid- to Late-stage Parkinson,s ... ... C Warren Olanow , ... 2-15, http://www.touchneurology.com/articles/safinamide-new-therapeutic-option-address-motor-symptoms-and-motor-complications-mid-late Published recently ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... 2017 The Global Therapy Partnering Terms and ... partnering deals and agreements entered into by the world,s ... - Top deals by value - Deals listed by ... The report provides understanding and access to the ... leading healthcare companies. The report provides an analysis ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: