Updates to Ordering Site, ICS Transcripts Provide More Options, Greater Client Service

by: David Titmus

VITAC is thrilled to announce updates to two of our popular services and products – the VITAC caption ordering site and our Internet Captioning Streamer (ICS) player. The updates will provide even greater client service by offering new easy-to-use options when ordering captions and allowing for stronger communication between clients … Read More

VITAC: Industry-leading Services and Accessibility Solutions

by: David Titmus

We’ve recently heard other captioning companies tout the fact that they do more than 1,000 hours of captioning each week. And while that certainly sounds impressive, it’s all in a day’s work for VITAC. Actually, less than a day’s work. VITAC creates more than 1,500 hours of captions each day. … Read More

VITAC Among Featured Panelists, Presenters at Silicon Valley Accessibility Discussion

by: David Titmus

VITAC will be among the panelists and presenters at next week’s Silicon Valley Video Producer’s discussion and technology demo on accessibility and inclusion strategies for video production. VITAC Chief Technology Officer Ted Collins will be featured on a panel discussing advancements in closed captioning. The panel, which also includes Dr. … Read More

VITAC a Proud Gold Sponsor of SHRM Inclusion 2019 Conference

by: David Titmus

VITAC will be in New Orleans, LA, next week for our sponsorship of the Society for Human Resource Management’s (SHRM) Inclusion 2019 conference. The sold-out conference is expected to attract more than 950 high-level human resources professionals and diversity experts, and will feature more than four dozen discussion and information … Read More

VITAC Proud to be Among Sponsors, Participants in TDI’s 23rd Biennial Conference

by: David Titmus

VITAC is thrilled to be a participant in and sponsor of TDI’s 23rd Biennial Conference. The conference – which features workshops, breakout and plenary sessions, product and service demonstrations, and exhibits – will be held this Thursday through Saturday (Aug. 15-17) at Gallaudet University’s Kellogg Conference Hotel in Washington, D.C. … Read More

VITAC Among Presenters at this Week’s HLAA 2019 Convention

by: David Titmus

The Hearing Loss Association of America’s 2019 convention begins today in Rochester, New York. Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) is the nation’s leading organization representing consumers with hearing loss. HLAA offers programs and events designed to open the world of communication to people with hearing loss by providing information, … Read More

VITAC Proud Sponsor of HLAA Walk4Hearing in Colorado

by: Brittany Wanger

VITAC was proud to support the Hearing Loss of America Association’s (HLAA) Walk4Hearing as a local gold-level sponsor. The 5K (3.1 mile) walk was held on Sunday, June 9, at the beautiful Clement Park in Littleton, CO. It was a cold, dreary day, but the high energy and warm smiles … Read More

Electronic Newsroom Meeting Underscores Need for Quality Captions on all Broadcasts

by: David Titmus

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently took a closer look at the use of enhanced Electronic Newsroom Technique (ENT) procedures in providing live captions for local news programs. The meeting underscored the need for quality captions on television, and we’ve outlined the highlights below. What is ENT? Electronic Newsroom Technique … Read More

Global Accessibility Awareness Day Celebrated May 16

by: David Titmus

In today’s world of rapidly advancing technology, it has become more important than ever that companies and organizations do their best to make new technologies accessible to everyone. According to the World Health Organization, approximately 15 percent of the world’s population − an estimated 1 billion people − live with … Read More