SOURCE: HearUSA

HearUSA

March 09, 2010 10:07 ET

Update: HearUSA to Present at the ROTH Capital Partners 22nd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference

WEST PALM BEACH, FL--(Marketwire - March 9, 2010) - HearUSA, Inc. (NYSE Amex: EAR), a leader among the nation's hearing care providers, has been invited to present at the ROTH Capital Partners 22nd Annual OC Growth Stock Conference to be held at The Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, CA on March 15-17, 2010.

HearUSA Chairman and CEO Stephen J. Hansbrough is scheduled to present on Tuesday, March 16 at 5:30 p.m. Pacific time, with one-on-one meetings held the same day. A simultaneous webcast will be available at www.wsw.com/webcast/roth23/ear. Hansbrough will discuss the expanding market opportunity to convert those with hearing loss to HearUSA customers, including the company's new role as administrator of the AARP Hearing Care program.

The three-day, institutional investor conference will feature management presentations from over 350 small cap public companies. The broad spectrum of presenting companies will represent the following sectors: Healthcare (Biotech, Medical Devices and Pharmaceuticals), Media & Internet, Enterprise Software, Gaming, Semiconductors, Global Energy and Industrials and Retail & Consumer.

This event is designed to provide investors with a unique chance to gain insight into small- and mid-cap growth companies and is expected to attract 2,500 attendees, including more than 1,500 institutional investors. The conference is formatted to maximize investor/company interaction through a combination of company presentations, Q&A sessions, expert panels and management one-on-one meetings.

For more information about this invitation-only event, please visit the conference website at: www.roth.com or contact your ROTH representative at 800-933-6830.

About Roth Capital Partners, LLC
ROTH Capital Partners is a full service investment banking firm dedicated to the small-cap public market. Since its inception in 1984, ROTH has been an innovator in this space. ROTH has participated in underwriting IPOs for small-cap companies, has helped develop the PIPE financing structure, and more recently in underwriting offerings from shelf registration statements. ROTH was one of the first U.S. investment banks to focus on financing small-cap Chinese companies, and established a Representative Office in Shanghai in 2007.

ROTH's experience and capabilities in raising capital for public companies are the hallmarks of the firm. It has raised over $12.6 billion for public companies and completed approximately 160 merger, acquisition and advisory assignments. During 2009, ROTH assisted public companies in raising over $1.8 billion. Visit the Roth Capital Partners website at www.roth.com. Member FINRA/SIPC.

About HearUSA
HearUSA is the recognized leader in hearing care for the nation's top managed care organizations through its 180 company-owned centers and network of more than 2,000 hearing care providers. HearUSA is the nation's only hearing care network accredited by URAC, an independent, nonprofit health care accrediting organization dedicated to promoting health care quality through accreditation, certification and commendation. HearUSA is also the administrator of the AARP Hearing Care program, designed to help millions of Americans aged 50+ who have untreated hearing loss. For more information about HearUSA visit www.hearusa.com, or go to www.hearingshop.com for a wide selection of hearing related products available for purchase online.

Contact Information

  • Company Contact:
    HearUSA, Inc.
    Stephen J. Hansbrough
    Chairman & CEO
    Tel 561-478-8770

    Investor Relations:
    Scott Liolios or Ron Both
    Liolios Group, Inc.
    Email Contact
    Tel 949-574-3860