Earlens, the privately held medical technology company committed to transforming the hearing experience, today announced that J. Connon Samuel has joined the organization as Chief Operating Officer.

Samuel was most recently Chief Operating Officer of Audigy Medical and Audigy Group, one of the fastest growing practice development companies for Otolaryngology, Neurotology, and Audiology private practices focusing on hearing aid dispensing.

“Connon brings a proven track record of 12 years in the hearing healthcare industry and over 20 years of experience bringing new business models to market and developing people, processes, and products that drive highly impactful and scalable results, “ said Bill Facteau, Chief Executive Officer of Earlens.

Samuels’ appointment is the most recent in Earlens’ leadership team expansion, aimed at supporting the upcoming launch of its new Earlens® Contact Hearing Solution.