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Larchmont Chronicle

JaNuary 2018


Forbes Magazine includes Devin Jameson in its ‘30 under 30’ list By Rachel Olivier A few short years ago, when Devin Jameson was growing up in Windsor Square, who knew he’d be in the “Forbes Magazine” “30 under 30” list for consumer technology leaders? He and co-founders Jake Reisch and Matt Reiners are included for providing wireless headphones to senior communities, creating something high-tech that serves people often claiming to like low-tech. The Echo Horizon and Windward School alumnus was recently profiled in the November 2017 issue of “Forbes” for designing ergonomic headphones for those 75 years old and up. The headphones help combat social isolation and improve their quality of life. The project grew out of the eLab Accelerator program, a four-day workshop at Cornell University for innovative

EVERSOUND HEADPHONES were designed to be worn with hearing aids.

DEViN JAmESON, center, with co-founders Jake Reisch and Matt Reiners.

electrical and technological startups. Previously, the trio had started the company Party Headphones, a silent disco rental company that focused on excellent customer service. Their products were fancy

headphones that had three channels with different music choices provided by a DJ. The wearer could choose which disco to “join” and play the music as loud as he or she wanted without disturbing anyone. Events and parties can be

unpredictable and undependable from a sales standpoint. So, when they were look- HEADPHONE CREATORS made something high ing for a tech to serve people who often like low-tech. more consistent market, one idea that came up was the possibility of using headphones in senior communities. “We all have grandparents who have been impacted by hearing loss,” says Devin, who by Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald grew up with his grandmother Q: According to my mirliving with his family, which ror this morning, it appears I’ve he credits for his desire to help been rather busy not taking care older adults. of my neck! Is it aging faster than It wasn’t a far jump to rede- my face? signing the fancy disco headA: While people take great phones to have easily manipu- care of the skin on their faces lated dials and a single chan- (moisturizer, sunscreen, Retinol nel for the activities director et. al), they often neglect the skin to make announcements, plus just south of it. Which is why I that can work in conjunction advise treating the skin on your neck and chest like an extension with hearing aids and allow of your face. seniors to fully participate in This month we’re running a special for all of you neck neglectors events. According to Jameson, the and anyone else who wants to turn “Eversound” wireless head- back the clock. We’re teaming Xeomin and Ultherapy to lift and phones work better than hear- tighten those vertical bands and ing aids when it comes to help- the not so beloved turkey wattle. ing those with hearing loss hear Here’s how this dream team perclearly in a group environment. forms: Xeomin, which is similar to Botox and Dysport, is applied “After running an initial test to the platysma, otherwise known with a senior community near as the major neck muscle, to relax Cornell and seeing the impact it and smooth overlying wrinkles. on the residents, we realized Ultherapy, the first treatment of its there was an opportunity to kind to use ultrasound technology, lifts and smooths skin and offers design a specialized wireless the lasting effects of stimulating headphone system that would your body’s natural production of help millions of older adults collagen and elastin. What you’ll see is the smoothing of those verhear clearly again,” he says. Since Eversound launched tical bands within a few days to a week from Xeomin, and in apin November 2016, it has proximately three months you’ll helped improve the quality also see additional lifting, as well of life among seniors and has as tightening of the skin around provided more than 30,000 your chin and jaw from Ultherapy. Contact our office to schedule a adults, ages 75 and up, with Xeomin/Ultherapy consultation and the opportunity to hear more get busy extending your skin care clearly at group events. routine south to the delicate skin of It wasn’t long before the your neck and décolletage. company was featured in “The Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald is a Board CertiBoston Globe” and “The Wall fied Dermatologist located in Larchmont Street Journal,” and from Village with a special focus on anti-aging She is a member of the Bothere “Forbes” got wind of the technology. tox Cosmetic National Education Faculty impact that the headphones and is an international Training Physician were making at senior com- for Dermik, the makers of the injectable Sculptra. She is also among a select group munities. Hence, the national of physicians chosen to teach proper injec“under 30” kudos for Devin tion techniques for Radiesse, the volumizing filler, around the world. Dr. Fitzgerald Jameson! is an assistant clinical professor at UCLA. For more information, visit Visit online at www.RebeccaFitzgeraldMD. or devinja- com or call (323) 464-8046 to schedule Adv. an appointment.



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