About Us

Companion Radio has been serving the senior population since 1994. We provide our specially designed music and programming to more than 400 nursing homes, senior living communities and senior activity centers nationwide.

 

Milestones

1993

Networx founded. Began research on developing programming, games and sing-alongs for Companion Radio based on theories of music memory.

1994

Started broadcasting Companion Radio to a number of test locations.

1995

Sales team began traveling the U.S. selling Companion Radio.

1999

Began research on a satellite radio product for senior centers called Golden Age Entertainment.

2000

Installed console radios that played Golden Age Entertainment in nearly 1000 senior centers across the U.S.

2003

Began working with Savvy Senior columnist Jim Miller, who provides articles for our Active Life newsletter and “talk minutes” at the top of each hour on Golden Age Entertainment.

2010

Began offering Companion Radio programming through console radios installed in common areas of senior living communities.

2012

Moved to our new offices at Rae Boulevard in Victor, NY, where we share our space with our sister company, Bulb Direct.