Quoting from the newswire:
"The Colorado BioScience Association has named Sophono, Inc., a finalist for the 2012 "Rising Star of the Year” company award.
'The Colorado BioScience Rising Star award recognizes an emerging company that has announced a major achievement during the year,' explains April Giles, CBSA president and CEO. 'We're so very proud of our younger bioscience companies in the state,' she says. 'It's particularly important to showcase those companies experiencing an outstanding year.'
Sophono is a medical device manufacturer specializing in implantable, bone conduction hearing devices. The company’s products are designed for individuals suffering from severe to profound hearing loss or impairment. The FDA-cleared Sophono Alpha is the only abutment-free, implantable, bone-anchored hearing device on the market, treating those with conductive hearing loss, mixed hearing loss, and single-ear deafness. The Alpha, which Sophono markets in more than 30 countries, has already helped more than 1,000 patients, according to Jim Kasic, president and CEO of Sophono."
Link to the Sophono PRweb Newswire