Soundly, a leading hearing health education site has been awarded FastCompany’s prestigious Brands That Matter Award for 2023. FastCompany noted the rising cultural importance of hearing health amidst new evidence of hearing-health connections to cognitive health.
The award mentioned Soundly’s robust suite of content, custom-built hearing test, and AI-powered chat experience, Ask Soundly.
FastCompany also noted Soundly’s work to help fight hearing aid stigma through creative projects like a Roblox campaign featuring colorful online hearing aids for avatars.
FastCompany’s Brands That Matter considered over 1,000 brands across the categories of CPG, fashion, media, health, and technology.
The award is part of the broader trend of hearing health companies reaching mainstream recognition recently. Earlier this year, Lexie Hearing earned a spot on TIME Magazine’s TIME100 list.
“It’s incredibly encouraging to see a hearing health project mentioned alongside top consumer brands like the NFL and Mailchimp. We’re proud of Soundly’s achievements to date and can’t wait to see what the future holds for this category.”
–Blake Cadwell, Soundly Co-founder
Soundly aims to provide individuals with hearing loss the information and tools to make informed decisions about their hearing health. Soundly offers a range of resources, including an award-winning online hearing test and a unique shopping platform where customers can compare products, hear sound samples, and connect with professionals.