Starkey Named Three–Time Award Winner by ConsumerAffairs

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (May 7, 2024) – Starkey was given three awards by ConsumerAffairs, the leading reviews platform, in its 2024 Buyer’s Choice awards. Starkey won for Best Customer Service, Best Value for Price, and Best Experience with Staff. The awards highlighted companies that garnered the highest rates of positive sentiments and rating, reflecting genuine satisfaction among purchasers.

“Starkey has a reputation for providing the best service to both hearing professionals and customers,” said Brandon Sawalich, president and CEO at Starkey. “Our commitment to service runs deeper than just satisfying customers; it's about fostering relationships that enhance lives across the globe. While our technology sets the standard, it's the dedication of our team, with over 900 years of combined service, that ensures every individual receives the care they deserve.”

ConsumerAffairs is widely known for the collection of authentic reviews. Each 2023-2024 review analyzed for the Buyer’s Choice Award selection was submitted by a verified reviewer and moderated by a human editor. ConsumerAffairs conducts thorough phone interviews and detailed online surveys to obtain reviews to offer genuine and trustworthy insights into consumers' experiences.

"Grounded in a legacy Bill Austin set forth of compassion and caring, Starkey continues to redefine excellence in customer service, empowering professionals to deliver transformative hearing experiences and unparalleled patient care," said Chris Van Guilder, Chief Customer Officer.

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About Starkey
Starkey is a privately held, global hearing technology company headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. Founded by Bill Austin in 1967, Starkey is known for its innovative design, development, and distribution of comprehensive digital hearing systems. Led today by President and CEO Brandon Sawalich, Starkey is the only American-owned provider of hearing technologies. The company has more than 5,000 employees, operates 29 facilities and does business in more than 100 markets worldwide. Learn more at

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