About Us  

Shayan Gupta, BS
Founder and CEO

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University

Shawn Kelly, PhD
CTO

Senior Systems Scientist,

Engineering Research Accelerator

Carnegie Mellon University

Craig Haber, BS
CFO

Professional Planning Associates, Inc. 

Brunswick Wealth Management

Kit Needham, MS
Advisor

Assistant Dean for Entrepreneurship,

 Director, Project Olympus, Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship, Carnegie Mellon University

Lynne Porter, MD
Advisor

Executive-in-Residence, Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship

Carnegie Mellon University

Barbara Shinn-Cunningham, PhD
Advisor

Director, Neuroscience Institute, 
Professor, Auditory Neuroscience

Carnegie Mellon University

Richard Stern, PhD 
Advisor

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Language Technologies Institute,

Carnegie Mellon University

Our story 

The OTC Hearing Aid legislation was the driver to form the company. Beyond OTC hearing aid development, our current products are envisioned to complement OTC use.  

Our mission

Integrate user voice and preferences with advanced technology for hearing  healthcare. 

Our council 

Members with hearing difficulties and caregivers who provide input into our product design, development, use.

 

Our extended team 

Advisors on clinical care, regulatory strategy, project management and interns. 

Our community engagement

 

Learning and advancing hearing health practice. Join our efforts.  

Our memberships

 

  • Acoustical Society of America

  • Hearing Loss Association of America

  • WHO World Hearing Forum (tentative) 

Our recognition

 

Project Olympus SPARK award

Swartz Innovation Scholarship

NSF I-Corps grantee

ITU Young Author Award 

ITU Virtual Digital World 2020 -eHealth pitch finalist

Pittsburgh Business Times Young Entrepreneur coverage