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Beltone Members Honored at International Hearing Society Awards Gala 2023 for Dedication to Hearing Care and Contributions to the Industry

October 11, 2023

CHICAGO. Oct. 11, 2023Beltone, named one of America’s Best in Hearing Care by Newsweek, made a significant impact at the International Hearing Society (IHS) Awards Gala on September 29, 2023, in Palm Springs, California. Several Beltone network members were recognized for their achievements in hearing care including Senior Director of Dispenser Relations, Roberta Miller, who received the prestigious IHS Lifetime Achievement Award.

IHS President-Elect and Beltone Brand Ambassador, Michael Andreozzi, a longtime friend of Miller’s, presented her with the Lifetime Achievement Award for her remarkable 60-year career at Beltone and her significant contributions to the hearing industry and involvement as an IHS member. Leading up to the gala, Miller was also bestowed a brick bearing her name that will be placed at the new IHS building that was generously gifted to her by members of the Beltone network.

Regarding the Lifetime Achievement Award, Miller stated during her acceptance speech, “I was 19 years old when I first started with Beltone and I thank them for everything, it’s my life. This is a wonderful industry. For everybody who is just starting out, I urge them, if you’re happy with it stick with it, because you’re helping people hear better. It’s truly an honor and privilege to receive this award and I thank IHS and everyone for helping the hearing impaired.”

Additional Beltone members were also recognized for their achievements including John F. Dunlop, BC-HIS, who was recognized as a 55-Year IHS All-Star; Amanda Bonner, BC-HIS of Beltone in Huntington, West Virginia was presented with the James P. Lovell Advocacy Award for her accomplishments in advocating for the hearing profession and the deaf; and Michael Andreozzi, BS, BC-HIS, was awarded The Hearing Review Professional Leadership Award for his success as a ‘change maker’ in the hearing industry.

Beltone’s dedication to hearing care and its contributions to the industry was on full display throughout the entire IHS Convention. Beltone President of North America, David Molella, participated in the “Driving Technology Forward: A Discussion with Industry CEOs” panel, highlighting Beltone’s commitment to innovation and advancing hearing care and patient satisfaction while Beltone’s exhibitor booth showcased its ongoing efforts to provide the best possible solutions for those with hearing loss and the award-winning services and support offered to members of its independent network.

Beltone is more than just a hearing care provider – it’s a community of professionals who believe in the power of collaboration and support. Each person is dedicated to helping each other thrive by providing the resources and support necessary to succeed. As part of the Beltone family, network members benefit from a wealth of knowledge and experience, as well as the shared commitment to improving the lives of those with hearing loss. For those looking to be in business for themselves, but not by themselves, Beltone welcomes you to visit to learn more about joining its award-winning network.


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Lauren Dickerson
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About Beltone
Beltone has been a trusted leader in the hearing care industry for over 80 years, providing reliable, affordable, and advanced hearing aids. With approximately 1,500 locations nationwide, our local offices provide personalized service and our hearing care professionals receive extensive training to provide the best care. As part of the GN Group, Beltone focuses on the needs of our patients through innovative hearing technologies and our “Right Beside You” promise. Visit us at and connect with us on LinkedIn.