Navigation Links
Sophono Names Global Sales and Marketing Vice President
Date:12/4/2012

BOULDER, Colo., Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sophono, Inc., has named Richard Giancola vice president – global sales and marketing.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121204/PH23027 )

The medical device manufacturer, specializing in implantable, bone conduction hearing devices, makes the appointment as it continues its rapid-growth pace. The company recently introduced its second-generation Alpha 2 hearing device for individuals suffering from severe to profound hearing loss or impairment. The FDA-cleared Sophono Alpha is the only abutment-free, implantable, bone-anchored hearing device on the market today, eliminating the problematic abutment of devices by using magnets to affix external sound processors.

Giancola previously served as CEO of Neuromonics, Inc., a medical device manufacturer of products and services to treat tinnitus. Before that time, he held the positions of vice president for Latin America and Canadian business at Cochlear Americas (Centennial, Colo.), and vice president and general manager for Latin America.

Giancola has worked in sales and marketing for Spectramed Corporation, Deseret Medical and Far Western Hospital Supply, and custom products manager for American Hospital Supply, all in Denver. He also was founder and president of Landmark Medical Exports, Inc. (Denver), an export management and consulting company.

The vice president holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hobart College (Geneva, N.Y.) and Master of Business Administration degree from Syracuse University. In the community, Giancola is a co-chair of the Colorado host committee for the 2014 men's world lacrosse championships. He is active with the Colorado Lacrosse Foundation, chairs the organization's Hall of Fame committee, and is a past president.

Sophono (www.sophono.com)
Sophono, Inc., is a medical device manufacturer specializing in implantable, bone conduction hearing devices. The company's products are designed for individuals suffering from severe to profound hearing loss or impairment. The Sophono Alpha is the only abutment-free, implantable, bone-anchored hearing device. Treating those with conductive hearing loss, mixed hearing loss, and single-ear deafness, the FDA-cleared product Alpha eliminates the problematic abutment of devices by using magnets to affix external sound processors.

Sophono corporate headquarters and manufacturing operations reside in Boulder, Colo. The company maintains an office in Germany, works with more than 20 distributors, and is actively selling in more than 30 countries.

Contacts: Jeff Rona, Sophono, 720-432-4070, jeff2.rona@sophono.com
Aimee Bennett, Fagan Business Communications, 303-843-9840, aimee@faganbusinesscommunications.com

This press release was issued through eReleases® Press Release Distribution. For more information, visit http://www.ereleases.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Sophono, Inc
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Alliqua Names David Johnson Executive Chairman of Aquamed Technologies and Member of Alliqua Board of Directors
2. CLAAD Names Eagle Advancement Institute as Honoree of Top 5 Technologies To Reduce Prescription Drug Abuse
3. Alimera Sciences Names European Management Team
4. 2012 Facility of the Year Awards Program Names Mercks Vaccine Bulk Manufacturing Facility (VBF) Program of Projects as Overall Winner
5. Amedica Names Distinguished Health Care Industry Executive Jay M. Moyes To Board Of Directors
6. Lilly Names Melissa Barnes Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer and Senior Vice President; Announces Retirement of Anne Nobles
7. Beckers Hospital Review Names 100 Hospitals With Great Womens Health Programs
8. NxStage Names Todd M. Snell Senior Vice President of Quality Assurance, Regulatory & Clinical Affairs
9. H. D. Smith Names Timothy Booth Corporate VP, Home Healthcare (HHC), In First-of-its-Kind Leadership Appointment
10. Imprimis Names Two Experts To Its Science And Regulatory Board
11. Lilly Announces Retirement of Robert Armitage, Names Michael Harrington Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/11/2017)... Oct. 11, 2017  True Health, a leader ... its effort during National Breast Cancer Awareness month ... risks. Research ... calculated that more than 10 million American women ... in BRCA1 or BRCA2 and have not had testing. ...
(Date:10/5/2017)... Ill. , Oct. 5, 2017  In ... Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) released ... opioids – to be used as a first-line ... pain. Recognizing ... the AAOMS White Paper "Opioid Prescribing: Acute and ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , Oct. 2, 2017  Eli Lilly ... its financial results for the third quarter of 2017 ... a conference call on that day with the investment ... performance. The conference call will begin at ... public can access a live webcast of the conference ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global ... at scenic Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global ... physical activity. The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... Agile Software Development, has been awarded a contract by the Center for Medicare ... (BPA) aims to accelerate the enterprise use of Agile methodologies in a consistent ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... First Healthcare ... program management, will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions at the ... Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the Mandalay Bay ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... to meet the demand of today’s consumer and regulatory authorities worldwide. From Children’s ... experts and tested to meet the highest standard. , These products are ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Asante, a ... health care, have expanded their existing home health joint venture through an agreement, ... been operating a joint venture home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):