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Welcome to AuDConnex.
Uniting independent hearing practices that don't fit the typical buying group philosophy and style.
We're in this together. Jump on.

Let's grow together and stay independent.

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to discover a complete list of discounts and benefits to help your practice grow and stay INDEPENDENT.

Are you comfortable with your practice growth strategy?

Learn more about our Collaborative - Supportive - Competitive philosophy.

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Standing together.

Why AuDConnex?

AuDConnex was founded on the belief that we are stronger as a whole than as individuals. In today’s quickly changing and competitive marketplace, it is important to maintain a competitive edge when it comes to pricing, business management and marketing.

AuDConnex members have opportunities to collaborate with other members and industry experts throughout the year. AuDConnex offers a variety of meetings, webinars and social media forums helping members keep focused on efficient practice management and operations. Topics include: marketing, practice management, physician referral programs, roundtables, etc.

To learn more about AuDConnex and how it can help grow and enhance your practice, submit an interest form on the home page. We look forward to hearing from you.

We invite you to explore the AuDConnex Canada advantage.


Looking to swim a different direction?



Simplify the complexity of your practice in areas of marketing, business management and manufacturer relations. Create synergy with other practice owners and share ideas, experiences and knowledge to better serve our patients and compete!


Save money by receiving maximum discounts without the minimum purchases. Joining AuDConnex enables your practice to take advantage of purchasing power in marketing, business services and hearing aid manufacturers. In many cases, utilizing this purchasing power is the only way to achieve maximum discounts and rebates.


Succeed at business by spending more time with your patients and less time negotiating vendor discounts. Managing vendor relations often takes time away from patient care. Avoid the hassle by letting the AuDConnex group negotiate for you.

Member Advantages

AuDConnex has a simple philosophy of power in numbers. Our goal is to obtain competitive pricing for our group without requiring minimum purchases or commitments.
As an AuDConnex member, you’ll receive manufacturer price discounts and extended warranties.
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New Member Interest Form - AuDConnex Member Advantage

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Michael R. Iliff, Au.D.
Founding Partner
Private Practice Owner

iliff-bioDr. Michael Iliff is co-owner of Colorado Hearing Specialists, Inc. in Parker Colorado and a Clinical Audiologist at Hearing Consultants of Colorado Springs, LLC. Dr. Iliff received his Doctorate of Audiology degree at the Arizona School of Health Sciences in 2003.

Richard K. Johnson, Au.D.
Founding Partner
Private Practice Owner

johnson-bio2Dr. Richard K. Johnson serves as the Director of Audiology for Nevada ENT & Hearing Associates and Tahoe Hospital. Dr. Johnson is also Co-Owner of Silver State Hearing. He received his Doctorate of Audiology degree at Pennsylvania College of Optometry, School of Audiology in 2004.

Ryan B. Lewis
Founding Partner
Marketing Agency Owner

ryan-lewis-bio1Ryan Lewis is the Brand Strategist/Creative Director/Owner of the Lewis Agency. Mr. Lewis has over 15 years experience in strategic marketing, brand positioning, website development, creative execution, project management, advertising, promotions and public affairs.

Cassie Iliff, Au.D.
Director of Network Development

tuell-bioDr. Cassie Iliff joined AuDConnex as Manager of Operations in September of 2013. In recent years, she was employed by Unitron as an account executive and regional trainer and most recently worked for MAICO-Diagnostics as a product manager. Cassie received her bachelor’s degree and graduate degree in audiology from the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.

Member Resources

D’Anne Rudden, Au.D.
Director of Social Media

rudden-bioDr. D’Anne Rudden became a Member Liaison for AuDConnex in September 2014. She is a Doctor of Audiology and operates her own practice, Longmont Hearing & Tinnitus Center in Longmont, Colorado.

Dr. Rudden received her board certification from the American Board of Audiology in 2006 and earned a Doctorate of Audiology degree from the Arizona School of Health Sciences in 2004.

She has a passion for yoga and is a Registered Yoga Teacher and certified Jivamukit Yoga Teacher. She lives in Longmont with her husband and their teenage son.

Michael Hodes, Au.D.
Account Manager

hodes-bioDr. Michael Hodes became an Account Manager for AuDConnex in July 2015. He is currently working as a Clinical Audiologist at Silver State Hearing and Balance in Reno, NV. He received his Doctorate degree from Idaho State University and is passionate about philanthropy in his community and abroad. Dr. Hodes lives in north Reno with his wife and four children. Two boys and has recently adopted twin girls. Dr. Hodes’ oldest son has a hearing loss in one ear.

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