Errata: The following listings were misprinted or omitted from the 2008 Hearing Review Worldwide Registry. The correct information appears below. HR regrets the errors.

Business Listings

Carecredit (S)
2995 Red Hill Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-5923
(800) 300-3046 x4519; Fax: (714) 758-3691
Director of Mktg: Paul Findly
Director of Sales: Terry Silance
PRODUCTS/SERVICES: CareCredit offers 3, 6, 12, and 18 month no-interest and 24, 36, 48, and 60 month low-interest financing for hearing aid purchases. Credit decisions in seconds with high patient credit approvals. You receive payment in two days.

Hearing education and awareness for rockers—HEAR (AO)
1405 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 409-3277;
Exec Dir: Kathy Peck
PRODUCTS/SERVICES: The organization is marking its twentieth year of hearing health service for musicians, young adults, and children. This year, the group has a permanent exhibit at the San Francisco Exploratorium, a PBS show: Second Opinion, and it has expanded its work in schools, on tours, in summer rock camps, and at music industry trade shows. H.E.A.R. worked to pass the first police ordinance requiring entertainment venues to make hearing protection available for patrons.

Rayovac (M)
601 Rayovac Dr, Madison, WI 53711
(800) 356-7422; Fax: (608) 275-4973;
VP & GM: Randy Raymond
Div VP: Tom Begley
Sr Sales Director: Kevin Kouba
Marketing Mgr: Ann Rule
PRODUCTS/SERVICES: Rayovac is the world’s largest manufacturer of hearing aid batteries. ProLine is available direct from Rayovac exclusively through hearing health care professionals in the US and Europe. Extra Brand is available only through select hearing aid distributors in North America and Europe.

International Listings

Audina Hearing Instruments Ltd (M,R,D)
2107-21 Namsan 1-Dong, Jung-Gu, Taegu, Korea
(82 53) 255 5077; Fax: (82 53) 255 7181;
Pres: Chatu Lee
Exec Pres: Kiho Lee
PRODUCTS/SERVICES: Offers complete hearing products line, including hearing aids, assistive listening devices, hearing protection devices, and audiological equipment.
Audina Korea no longer distributes for Audina Hearing Instruments Inc (US). For information about Audina’s complete line of hearing instruments and components, visit or call (800) 223-7700 or (407) 331-0077.


Dry & Store Global – Ear Technology Corporation
TransEar – Ear Technology Corporation