In 1956, Harold Spar and Henry Meltser, founders of Hal-Hen, a hearing aid accessories company, teamed up with two Danish families to form Widex, USA.
Notable about Widex
- Is one of the few companies that offer a hearing aid with a tinnitus management solution, with their Zen product line.
- Introduced the first digital hearing aid
- Introduced the first digitally programmable hearing aid with remote control in 1988