Lantos Technologies, Cambridge, Mass, a maker of 3D digital ear scanning systems, announced in March the appointment of Paul Harkness as the company’s new Chief Development Officer. With over 20 years of experience in the hearing healthcare field, he will be assisting new practices and businesses in learning about how to partner with Lantos, and taking existing business relationships to the next level.

Harkness has a long history of executive leadership in the field, and was most recently the Executive VP of AuDConnex. Prior to that, he served as Senior VP of the Elite Hearing Network, driving strategy, operations, revenue production, and profitability for 8 years as part of the Amplifon group. His work experience has also included the positions of Regional Director of the Midwest and Managing Director of Corporate Accounts at Starkey where he focused on the company’s largest independent customer groups, as well as regional sales roles at GN ReSound and Sonic Innovations.