The Zon hearing aid from Starkey Laboratories Inc, Eden Prairie, Minn, has won its fifth award: the 2008 GOOD DESIGN Award.

The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies annually presents the award for products and graphics as part of an international competition. The GOOD DESIGN SHOW, featuring the winners of this year’s competition, will begin in Chicago in June 2009.

Previously, Zon has won a Consumer Electronics Show Innovations 2009 award; the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum’s 2008 People’s Design award; a Spark Design award; and a Tekne award from the Minnesota High Tech Association.