Being Aware of Accessibility on GAAD 

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) carries the important message that everyone should be aware of accessibility and how by doing so, we can change the world. The spirit of this is widely embraced, but what does this really mean in-the-wild, when applied to various aspects of our work lives?    Aira has a strong focus […]

Series: Aira’s on a Mission to Change the World and I’m Thrilled to be Part of It

Sevana Massih named Vice President Service Delivery, to scale delivery of agent services, meeting the growing demand for visual interpreting as an accommodation by public, private, and higher education organizations. We’re on a mission to help people find their gold.     “When we know why we’re here as individuals and leaders, when our people know […]

Series: Aira’s on a Mission to Change the World and I’m Thrilled to be Part of It

Brad Rambur named Chief Information Security Officer, to lead Aira’s data privacy and information security initiative Our mission is built on trust.   Trust between Explorers and Agents. Trust between Aira and our Partners.    In a service model that provides a human-to-human connection, every interaction is personal. Whether the engagement is a simple task […]

Series: Aira’s on a Mission to Change the World and I’m Thrilled to be Part of It

Sandra Marcus named Vice President Marketing, as team prepares for hyper-growth as trusted accessibility partner  We’re on a mission to right a wrong.     The disability divide is real and we’re working to help close it. Disability is part of being human. Almost everyone will temporarily or permanently experience disability at some point in their […]

Series: Aira’s on a Mission to Change the World and I’m Thrilled to be Part of It

Vinu Somayaji named Chief Technology Officer, bringing mission-critical system expertise to power human-human interaction platform We’re on a mission to remove barriers.   Aira is an assistive technology company dedicated to changing the world by removing barriers and making it more accessible – providing access to visual information, anytime, anywhere. We’re using the latest technologies […]

NFB Sponsors Initiative to Address Inaccessibility of Covid-19 At-home Testing

On January 3, 2022, National Federation of the Blind’s President Riccobono wrote a letter to President Biden regarding the NFB’s concerns about the accessibility of at-home COVID-19 tests. He reminded the President that the blind have already faced many barriers during the pandemic, including inaccessible websites and drive-through-only testing sites, and these experiences reinforce the […]