In The News

Commanding the Table

The second feature in our female-focused series looks at the powerful women who serve in leadership roles, while also delving into their responsibilities as mentors. 

Listen Technologies’ President and CEO, Maile Keone, discusses her career growth and provides advice for women in the AV industry.

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The Hospitality Industry Comeback

In the hospitality industry, hotels can differentiate themselves with bring-your-own-device (BYOD) approach and audio-over-Wi-Fi technology.

“Audio delivered over Wi-Fi is a cost-effective, convenient, contact-free way to provide personalized sound to all hotel guests and meeting attendees. Used with the compliant quantity of Wi-Fi based receiving devices or coupled with traditional radio frequency or infrared technology systems, audio over Wi-Fi systems also meet ADA requirements for assistive listening”.

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A Hearing Loss Advocate Reviews Listen Everywhere

Listen EVERYWHERE Really Lets Me Listen Everywhere 

“What’s really nice is that I can go to the fridge in the basement to get a soda and still hear the movie. I chopped vegetables in the kitchen listening to the news, hearing it well enough that I could argue with the newscaster. I went out to the chicken coop to collect eggs and could still hear the movie. I was watching one of the Star Wars movies earlier, lamenting the fact that I could not hear some of the music I remembered and other little intricacies. Duh! I forgot to set myself up with the LE. After I connected, I heard what I wanted, and some sounds I didn’t even know were there.”

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Listen Technologies Launches Listen EVERYWHERE Server

Listen Technologies announced the Dante-enabled Wi-Fi audio server as part of its Listen EVERYWHERE Audio Over Wi-Fi product line.

“The new Listen EVERYWHERE server with Dante is another example of Listen Technologies listening to and incorporating partner and customer feedback into its solutions. The system is truly plug-and-play for administrators and delivers outstanding audio quality for end-users,” added Sam Nord, vice president of global sales, Listen Technologies”.

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Listen Technologies Offers New Listen Everywhere Server

“Guests love Listen Everywhere because it provides equal access to audio and allows for an inclusive experience,” says Cody Hall, product manager for Listen Technologies. “Venues appreciate that Listen Everywhere allows their guests to have the same great experience and that the system is simple to set up and operate. The new Dante-enabled server makes it even easier for administrators to manage audio and equipment across the network.”

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Special Report: An Audible Change in Assistive Technology

Kim Franklin, vice president of marketing, Listen Technologies, says that newer technologies such as Wi-Fi and BLE are quickly becoming a preferred choice for assistive listening because of simple venue installation and intuitive user interface. “Wi-Fi systems provide a discreet experience for end users since they can use their own smartphone or checkout a smartphone receiver provided by the venue,” she says. “Wi-Fi systems work on the venue’s network and cost less than traditional assistive listening systems. BLE will also become a viable option for assistive listening technology with the current focus on innovation in the Bluetooth space. Future solutions will support various personal assistive listening applications in multiple markets.”

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