hamburger-nav-icon
region-flag-icon
Search by Category
Audio
Cameras
Cases & Bags
Computers
Conferencing
Content Management
Control
Displays
Furniture
Lighting & Studio
Mounts & Rigging
Networking & Cabling
Power
Presentation
Production
Residential
Security & Safety
Signal Management
Search by Manufacturer
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
#
Search by Category
williams-av
Request
More Information
Project List
Williams Sound sponsors Veterans Scholarship Program
Posted on Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Williams Sound was pleased to partner with the Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) as a sponsor of its Veterans with Hearing Loss Scholarship awarded in conjunction with the 2014 HLAA annual convention.

Held this year in Austin, Texas, the HLAA convention is the nation’s most extensive educational program and trade show for people with hearing loss.  Each year, HLAA convention attendees come together to learn about the latest assistive technology and services available to them. The convention schedule offers a wealth of workshops, presentations, vendors, and product demonstrations to inform, educate and support those who have difficulty hearing.

Scholarships are awarded to HLAA members-veterans who have never attended a convention and who otherwise would not be able to attend. HLAA awards a full-activity package registration. “We are honored to support HLAA’s mission to open the world of communication to those with hearing loss,” says Paul Ingebrigtsen, president and CEO of Williams Sound.  “This scholarship is one way we’ve chosen to show our support and advocacy for veterans and for the hearing loss community.”

St. Louis will be the host city for Convention 2015 on June 25-28.  For more information on the HLAA and the convention, visit www.hearingloss.org.

Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is the nation’s leading organization representing people with hearing loss.  HLAA provides assistance and resources for people with hearing loss and their families to learn how to adjust to living with hearing loss. HLAA is working to eradicate the stigma associated with hearing loss and raise public awareness about the need for prevention, treatment, and regular hearing screenings throughout life.