Bloomington, Minn — ReSound has named health care industry veteran Kimberly Herman as its new president. Herman has over 20 years of experience in the American health care industry.

Prior to joining ReSound, Herman, pictured, held positions as US President of Coloplast Corp, vice president at Apria Healthcare, senior vice president and chief marketing officer at Gentiva Health Services, and executive vice president and chief operating officer at Senior Homecare Inc. Herman also has 6 years of consulting and interim leadership experience for private equity portfolio clients.

"We are excited to add Kim’s experience and leadership to our North American team," said Todd Murray, president, GN Hearing Care Group, in the announcement. "Kim brings with her to ReSound, considerable health care experience as well as an intense customer focus. These qualities will help us building an even more customer oriented organization, delivering more value and high service levels to our existing customers as well as new customers."

Herman plans to continue ReSound’s focus on service, customer relations, and state-of-the-art technical innovation. In the press release, she emphasized that the talent and commitment of the ReSound team is the reason for the company’s phenomenal growth.

"For two years now, ReSound has been one of the fastest growing hearing aid manufacturers in the US," said Herman. "My job now is to ensure that we continue to separate ourselves competitively, and by doing so, we will magnify and accelerate our positive growth trend."