Who We Are
Who We Are
Paul Erickson – President and CEO
Paul Erickson has more than 30 years’ senior executive experience in the hearing aid industry on both the manufacturing and retail sides. His roles have included:
- Managing Director, Starkey Italy in Milan, Italy
- Managing Director, Siemens Hearing Instruments, Brisbane, Australia
- President and CEO, Siemens Hearing Instruments, USA
- Sr. Vice President, Franchise Operations, Miracle-Ear
- Managing Director, NuEar
- Managing Director, International Business Development, Starkey
- Owner of his own chain of hearing clinics.
He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota. Paul is married with two children and lives in Edina, Minnesota.
John Olive – Executive Vice President
John Olive is a career-long healthcare executive with positions ranging from hospital CEO to principal in three start-ups related to integrated hearing care. John served as Executive Director of the Better Hearing Institute in Washington, DC. Strategies and partnerships developed at BHI jumpstarted the evolution of onsite hearing care in MD practices nationwide.
John has designed and managed hearing programs for nearly 200 medical practices from Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Ophthalmology and Multispecialty groups.
He is a graduate of Lipscomb University (BS) and Duke University (MHA). He lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
A Unique Partnership and Program Model
HHI’s executive team merges unparalleled expertise — technology, manufacturing, distribution, consumer research, and all facets of mainstream healthcare — to produce a program that is remarkable in terms of simplicity, flexibility to clinics of 2 to 200+ partner MDs, respectful and low-key with patients, and yet, universally available and state-of-the-art for all adult patients when the time is right. We bring Comprehensive Hearing Care to the patient — a fully-integrated service in the MD clinic