Bill Allyn

Skaneateles, NY
Former President and CEO at Welch Allyn

Bill Allyn is a third generation Owner and served as President and CEO of Welch Allyn for more than 20 years. He is regarded as a visionary in the field of medical diagnostic equipment. Under his direction, the company excelled in new-product development, pioneering the use of fiber optic technology in medical diagnostic instruments. After he retired, Mr. Allyn served on the company’s board of directors until 2007. He also served on the Allyn Foundation and 22 other boards over the course of his career.

Articles by Bill

Bill Allyn: Recounting early engineering breakthroughs

Take a moment to walk through the early days of Welch Allyn with third generation owner and former President and CEO, Bill Allyn. Hear stories about the company's first engineers who developed brilliant solutions from their offices in "the Dungeon" -- the basement of our former Jordan Road facility -- as well as other interesting anecdotes about the… Read more »