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From: Melanie Huston
Date: Jul 31, 2012 7:41AM


<html><body><span style="font-family:Verdana; color:#000000; font-size:10pt;"><div>Gary, thank you for posting such a great resource.&nbsp; Thank you to all who replied!!&nbsp; I've passed on the information to my colleague.&nbsp; I sincerely appreciate the help.<br></div><div><br></div><div>Melanie Huston<br></div><div><br><br></div>
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Subject: RE: [WebAIM] Accessibility consultants in the DC metro area<br>
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Date: Thu, July 26, 2012 2:45 pm<br>
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</style><div class="WordSection1"><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;margin-bottom:6.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Here’s a list I’ve compiled – there are a number here in the DC area who could probably assist.&nbsp; No endorsement implied – just a partial running list of accessibility/Section 508-vendors of which I’m aware.&nbsp; If anyone on this list would like to have me add you to it, please send your relevant information (contact, services, etc.) – I share it with employees across the NIH on occasion, when they’re also looking for vendors.&nbsp; In time, perhaps, I’ll upgrade it to a spreadsheet or database.<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;margin-bottom:6.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Gary<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;margin-bottom:6.0pt"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Accessibility Partners <a target="_blank" href="http://www.AccessibilityPartners.com">http://www.AccessibilityPartners.com<;/a>, (301) 717-7177, Silver Spring MD<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">AccessibleTech&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.accessibletech.com/dw/index.html">http://www.accessibletech.com/dw/index.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">AFB Consulting <a target="_blank" href="http://www.afb.org/afbconsulting.asp">http://www.afb.org/afbconsulting.asp<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">American Institutes for Research (AIR) <a target="_blank" href="http://www.air.org">http://www.air.org<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Appligent, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.appligent.com/services/accessibility.php">http://www.appligent.com/services/accessibility.php<;/a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.appligent.com/section508-pdf-center">http://www.appligent.com/section508-pdf-center<;/a>. Contact: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>,<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">A-Prompt Web Accessibility Verifier, <a target="_blank" href="http://aprompt.snow.utoronto.ca/">http://aprompt.snow.utoronto.ca/<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:.5in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">BayFirst Solutions LLC <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bayfirst.com/">http://www.bayfirst.com/<;/a>, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.bayfirst.com/section_508_consulting.html">http://www.bayfirst.com/section_508_consulting.html<;/a>. <o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Centre for Inclusive Technology, National Council for the Blind of Ireland (NCBI),<br>Dublin 9, Ireland. Tel: 01 882 1980 / 01 882 1956, E-mail: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.cfit.ie/index.php">http://www.cfit.ie/index.php<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">CommonLook® Section 508 for Adobe® Acrobat®, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.net-centric.com/products/cl_s508_adobe.aspx">http://www.net-centric.com/products/cl_s508_adobe.aspx<;/a>&nbsp; Review of CommonLook™ Section 508 Plug-In for Adobe Acrobat, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.webaim.org/resources/commonlook/">http://www.webaim.org/resources/commonlook/<;/a> ; Accessibility-on-Demands <a target="_blank" href="http://www.commonlook.com/Accessibility-on-Demand">http://www.commonlook.com/Accessibility-on-Demand<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoPlainText" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:.5in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Coopérative AccessibilitéWeb, Denis Boudreau, president.&nbsp; 1751 rue Richardson, bureau 6111; Courriel: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; Web: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.accessibiliteweb.com">www.accessibiliteweb.com</a> <o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Criterion 508 Solutions, Inc., <a target="_blank" href="http://www.criterion508.com/index.html">http://www.criterion508.com/index.html<;/a>; Anna Bradley, M.S., Ed.S., CEO, A SBA 8(a) Certified Woman-Owned Company.&nbsp; Tel: 515-278-0694; FAX: 515.278.0695, Email: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Deque <a target="_blank" href="http://www.deque.com/index.php">http://www.deque.com/index.php<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Digital Accessibility Centre in Wales, UK provides accessibility testing services, including audit and accreditation to many large and small organisations in the UK and internationally. <a target="_blank" href="http://digitalaccessibilitycentre.org/">http://digitalaccessibilitycentre.org/<;/a>&nbsp; We employ our own testing team.&nbsp; All of our team members have a disability and we test for ease of access for those who have no vision, low vision, limited limb mobility, colour blindness, dyslexia, learning disabilities, Deaf and Asperger's.&nbsp; Testing is carried out in line with WCAG 2.0 AA criteria, but also includes reporting on usability for disability which is not entirely covered by WCAG.&nbsp; Cam Nicholl, Email: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; Mob:&nbsp;&nbsp; 07597 690358. Because everyone matters <a target="_blank" href="http://www.digitalaccessibilitycentre.org">www.digitalaccessibilitycentre.org</a>; Twitter: <a target="_blank" href="https://twitter.com/#!/DACcessibility">https://twitter.com/#!/DACcessibility</a> .<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Even Grounds Inc., Accessibility Consulting, 800 Oak St. Winnetka, IL 60093; Phone: +1 (703) 822-5186; fax: +1 (703) 229-6463; E-mail: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.evengrounds.com/">http://www.evengrounds.com/<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoPlainText" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:.5in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">EZFire. Pratik Patel, President &amp; CEO, EZFire, <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>. (347) 772-8355.&nbsp; It is a company dedicated to doing usability and accessibility work.&nbsp; We not only provide consulting services related to Section 508 and WCAG analysis, we also provide strategic consulting to ensure that accessibility is built in to the organization's procurement and development processes. We provide training and development services.&nbsp; In addition, we also evaluate software and equipment. We are also able to develop software to meet specific requirements.<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">HiSoftware Inc, One Tara Blvd, Suite 104, Nashua, NH 03062, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.hisoftware.com/">http://www.hisoftware.com/<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">IBM Bill Curtis-Davidson, Business Development &amp; Solutions Leader, IBM Research: Human Ability &amp; Accessibility Center, Atlanta, Georgia USA. Office: 404-238-4094 | Mobile: 404-307-4607. <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www-03.ibm.com/able/accessibility_services/">http://www-03.ibm.com/able/accessibility_services/<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">iDoxSolutions, Inc. contact: Polly Seleski, <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; 301-656-7407; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.idoxsolutions.com">http://www.idoxsolutions.com<;/a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.idoxsolutions.com/offerings.html">http://www.idoxsolutions.com/offerings.html<;/a>.&nbsp; Robert "Ike" Isaacson, iDox Solutions Inc., 7910 Woodmont Ave #230, Bethesda, MD 20814; 301-656-7439; <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2;text-autospace:none"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Integration Technologies Group’s (ITG) Accessibility Solutions <a target="_blank" href="http://www.itgonline.com/accessibilitysolutions.html">http://www.itgonline.com/accessibilitysolutions.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">LCG Systems, LLC., <a target="_blank" href="http://www.lcgsystems.com/">http://www.lcgsystems.com/<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Lebsontech LLC, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.lebsontech.com/">http://www.lebsontech.com/<;/a>&nbsp; 11726 Stonington Place, Silver Spring, MD 20902.&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a> - phone 301.593.0506 - efax 860.812.2032<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Matrix <a target="_blank" href="http://www.matrixpublishing.com/508Compliance.html">http://www.matrixpublishing.com/508Compliance.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">MetroStar Systems<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">MSF&amp;W Accessibility Solutions. MSF&amp;W Consulting provides accessibility reviews of web sites and systems, testing for compliance with leading accessibility standards (Illinois Information Technology Accessibility Act (IITAA), W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, and Section 508) and for compatibility with leading assistive technology tools, as well as training and development services. Nathan Zak, <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.msfw.com">http://www.msfw.com<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">National Federation of the Blind, NVA Certification Program, 200 East Wells&nbsp;Street, a<em><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">t Jernigan Place, </span></em>Baltimore, Maryland 21230; Phone: (410) 659-9314, ext. 2413<br>E-mail: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ">Anne Taylor</a>; <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.nfb.org/certification-intro">http://www.nfb.org/certification-intro<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">NetCentric <a target="_blank" href="http://www.net-centric.com/">http://www.net-centric.com/<;/a>. Contact Jeff Howcroft (<a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>).<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">New Editions Consulting, Inc., <a target="_blank" href="http://www.neweditions.net/index.asp">http://www.neweditions.net/index.asp<;/a>. 103 W. Broad Street, Suite 400 • Falls Church, VA 22046.&nbsp; Phone: 703-356-8035 • Fax: 703-356-8314<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoPlainText" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:.5in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Nomensa provides a range of accessibility services, including audits.&nbsp; We work with organisations in the UK, US and many other countries. Léonie Watson [<a href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>].&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.nomensa.com/web-accessibility">http://www.nomensa.com/web-accessibility<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">SSB Bart Group, Inc, 1489 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 204, McLean, VA 22101;&nbsp; Washington D.C. (703) 637-8955 | Silicon Valley (415) 975-8000 | Nationwide (800) 889-9659.&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="https://www.ssbbartgroup.com/">https://www.ssbbartgroup.com/</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="https://www.ssbtechnologies.com/">https://www.ssbtechnologies.com/</a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ssbtechnologies.com/solutions/federal_reqs.html">http://www.ssbtechnologies.com/solutions/federal_reqs.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">TechAccess <a target="_blank" href="http://www.tecaccess.net/index.shtml">http://www.tecaccess.net/index.shtml<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoPlainText" style="mso-margin-top-alt:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:6.0pt;margin-left:.5in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Test Partners Ltd. Steve Green [<a href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>]. <a target="_blank" href="http://www.testpartners.co.uk/">http://www.testpartners.co.uk/<;/a>.&nbsp; We perform WCAG 2.0 evaluations and would be delighted to be on your list. Steve Green, Managing Director.<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">The Paciello Group (TPG), 88 Temple St., Nashua, NH 03060, The Paciello Group is a specialist accessibility consultancy; we offer a range of services including WCAG 2.0 audits.&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.paciellogroup.com">http://www.paciellogroup.com<;/a>; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.paciellogroup.com/index.php">http://www.paciellogroup.com/index.php<;/a>.<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Trio Access Solutions: PDF Remediation and Web Video Captioning Services that provide Section 508 compliance.&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="http://www.trioaccesssolutions.com/index.htm">http://www.trioaccesssolutions.com/index.htm<;/a>. E-mail For general questions or comments regarding our services: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; To request a quote: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>; 300 Coleraine Place, Roswell, GA 30075, Phone (678) 459-5208<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Usablenet Assistive (UA) <a target="_blank" href="http://www.usablenet.com/usablenet_assistive.html">http://www.usablenet.com/usablenet_assistive.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">WebAIM: Evaluation and reporting constitute a large portion of the services we provide. Jared Smith <a target="_blank" href="mailto:[mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ]">[mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ]</a>; Details at <a target="_blank" href="http://webaim.org/services/">http://webaim.org/services/<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-bottom:6.0pt;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo2"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt &quot;Times New Roman&quot;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Word Wizards, Silver Spring MD<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div><div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Gary M. Morin, Program Analyst<o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">NIH Office of the Chief Information Officer<o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">10401 Fernwood Rd, Room 3G-17<o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Bethesda, MD 20892, Mail Stop: 4833<o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">(301) 402-3924 Voice, 451-9326 TTY/NTS<o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">(240) 380-3063 Videophone; (301) 402-4464 Fax<o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Section 508 coordinators:&nbsp; <a target="_blank" href="http://ocio.od.nih.gov/Accessibility/Sec508coordinators.html">http://ocio.od.nih.gov/Accessibility/Sec508coordinators.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">NIH Section 508 Team: <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ?subject=Section%20508%20Help">mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ?subject=Section 508 Help</a> or, for <a target="_blank" href="http://www.hhs.gov/web/508/index.html">Section 508 Guidance</a>, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.hhs.gov/web/508/index.html">http://www.hhs.gov/web/508/index.html<;/a><o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><a target="_blank" href="http://training.cit.nih.gov/coursedescription.aspx?courseID=CS0000000000852">Looking for Training: AT100 - Section 508 Electronic &amp; IT Training - Phase II</a><o:p></o:p></span></b></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Consider the environment. Please don’t print this e-mail unless you really need to.<o:p></o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;margin-bottom:12.0pt"><b><i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;font-variant:small-caps;color:#4F81BD;letter-spacing:.25pt">what if the first question we asked was, “what is so unique about this situation that it justifies exclusion? instead of, “how much does it cost to make it accessible?”<o:p></o:p></span></i></b></div></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div><div><div style="border:none;border-top:solid #B5C4DF 1.0pt;padding:3.0pt 0in 0in 0in"><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> Melanie Huston [<a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ">mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> </a>] <br><b>Sent:</b> Thursday, July 26, 2012 1:36 PM<br><b>To:</b> <a target="_blank" href="mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> "> <EMAIL REMOVED> </a><br><b>Subject:</b> [WebAIM] Accessibility consultants in the DC metro area<o:p></o:p></span></div></div></div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></div><div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:black">Hi,<o:p></o:p></span></div></div><div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:black"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div></div><div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:black">I am trying to find contact information for accessibility consultants in the Washington, DC metro area.&nbsp; I've been asked about a consultant who can perform an accessibility review of a web site.&nbsp; Any tips would be appreciated.<o:p></o:p></span></div></div><div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:black"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></div></div><div><div class="MsoNormal" style="font-size:12pt;"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:black">Thank you!<o:p></o:p></span></div></div></div>
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