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Transparent Wave

The story behind
Audition Technology 

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We are a Pittsburgh based hearing healthcare company.

The OTC Hearing Aid legislation was the driver to form the company.

Our mission is to promote hearing health and safety.

Our products are designed to support professional and personal quality of life.


FDA  finalized Rule on Over-The-Counter (OTC) Hearing Aids  


Shayan Gupta, MS 

Founder & CEO (2018-2021)

COO and Board Chair (2022-)


Software Engineer,

Samsung SmartThings

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Elora Gupta, PhD, COHC

Regulatory, Compliance, Safety (2018-)


Certified Occupational Hearing Conservationist,  NSC-Advanced Safety Certification

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Shawn Kelly, PhD

CEO (2022-)

CTO (2018-)


Senior Systems Scientist,

Engineering Research Accelerator

Carnegie Mellon University

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Richard Laskin, BS

Investment Advisor

Board member


Cetera Advisors

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Craig Haber, BS

CFO (2018-)

Board member

Professional Planning


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Collaborators and Advisors

Faculty members, Carnegie Mellon University
Hearing Aid users
Hardware and Software engineers 

Our community engagement

OSHA Safe + Sound Week

FTC National Consumer Protection Week

HHS National Minority Health Month

WHO World Hearing Day

National Work Zone Awareness Week

Alzheimer's Association

Our memberships

National Safety Council

Acoustical Society of America 

Our recognition

Carnegie Mellon University - Electrical and Computer Engineering 'News and Events' 

Project Olympus SPARK award

Swartz Innovation Scholarship

NSF I-Corps grantee

ITU Young Author Award 

ITU Virtual Digital World eHealth pitch finalist

Coverage by : Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Business Times, Pittsburgh KDKA radio 

Our Presentations & Publications


Self-managed Hearing Health eTool: An integration of FDA, OSHA and NIOSH directives, National Hearing Conservation Association, National Conference, 2023

An Interactive Self-Analysis eTool for managing Hearing Health (poster), Military Health System Research Symposium. 2022

National Safety Council, North East Conference & Annual Conference displays, 2022

​Integrating User Voice in Hearing Care with Focus on Off-Duty Warfighter Military Medicine 2021 

Global Safe Listening Solution. Pitch Finalist. ITU Digital World, E-Health, 2020

Development of Hearing Technology with Personalized Safe Listening Features. IEEE, 2019 

Development of Hearing Technology with Safe Listening Features (Young Author Award). ITU Kaleidoscope, 2019

Integrating User Voice in Hearing Care with Focus on Young Adult Warfighter (poster). Military Health System Research Symposium. 2019

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