Beltone wins People's Choice Stevie Award in 2016 American Business Awards

Beltone has won many awards, among them the People's Choice Stevia Award Favorite Product 2016(June 15, 2016) Chicago, IL – Beltone, a leader in hearing healthcare for over 75 years, announced today that the Beltone Legend™ was named a winner of a People's Choice Stevie® Award for Favorite New Products in the 14th Annual American Business Awards? today.

Beltone Legend, the world's first and most advanced full family of Made for iPhone® hearing aids, is recognized for its revolutionary connectivity to personal devices, such as iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch®, allowing direct streaming of sounds to their hearing aids. The HearPlus™ app for iPhone, Apple Watch® and Android™ lets users discreetly control their Beltone Legend hearing aids on the go. This connectivity, combined with its revolutionary sound processing features, gives Beltone Legend the ability to seamlessly integrate technology and lifestyle solutions to address hearing loss.

“Beltone Legend represents the latest in what is possible in hearing aids, taking personalized hearing to the next level,” said Corrine Perritano, President of Beltone North America. “This award is a testament to our commitment to delivering care by connecting wearers with everything that matters in life around them.”

The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

The crystal People's Choice Stevie Awards will be presented to winners during a gala banquet on Monday, June 20 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. More than 400 American Business Awards winners and their guests will attend. Peer-adjudicated Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners will also be announced and presented their awards that evening.

The People's Choice Stevie Awards for Favorite New Products are a feature of The American Business Awards in which the general public can vote for their favorite new products and services of the year. More than 26,000 votes were cast in 37 people's choice categories this year. All new products and services to be honored in the ABAs' new product categories were included in people's choice voting.

Details about The American Business Awards, the list of People's Choice Stevie Award winners, and the complete list of Stevie winners in this year's ABAs are available at

Beltone Legend is compatible with iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad (4th generation), iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, iPad mini and iPod touch (5th generation) using iOS 7.X or later. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad, iPad Air, iPad mini, iPod touch, iPad Pro, FaceTime and Live Listen are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service, and the new Stevie Awards for Great Employers. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at