Zōn Hearing Aid. Stuart Karten (American, b. 1957), Eric Olson (American, b. 1970), Paul Kirley (American, b. 1967), and Dennis Schroeder (American, b. 1963), Stuart Karten Design. Manufacturer and client: Starkey Laboratories, Inc. United States, 2008. Injection-molded nylon housing, chrome microphone port cover, high-gloss metallic paint. Photo: Starkey Laboratories, Inc.  Why Design Now?