AudioEye: Acquisition will provide BoIA customers with a permanent approach to accessibility and strengthen AudioEye’s custom solutions – Form 8-K
Acquisition will provide BoIA customers with a permanent approach to accessibility and strengthen AudioEye’s custom solutions
TUCSON, Ariz., March 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ –AudioEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: AEYE)the industry-leading digital accessibility platform ensuring website accessibility compliance for businesses of all sizes, today announced the acquisition The Office of Internet Accessibility (BoIA), a leading automated testing platform coupled with a step-by-step guide for website owners and developers to troubleshoot accessibility issues. The acquisition is another positive step in AudioEye’s ongoing mission to eradicate all barriers to digital accessibility.
“BoIA’s impressive offerings teach developers and website owners how to fix and maintain accessible content,” said David Moradi, CEO of AudioEye. “Together, we can help businesses address all aspects of accessibility in a scalable and sustainable way, so they continue to provide accessible experiences for all of their customers and build inclusive brands in our digital age.”
“We are excited to bring AudioEye’s technology and expertise to our customers, who range from Fortune 500 companies to mid-tier companies in different industries, including retail, food and restaurant, transportation and energy,” said Mark Shapiro, founder and president of BoIA. . “I started BoIA 21 years ago and saw many different kinds of approaches to accessibility. During that time, I hadn’t come across one that could simultaneously handle two critical angles needed to make a real impact on the world. The first is to help Brands deliver authentic, accessible and inclusive experiences that meet the needs of the community they intend to serve. The second is to be able to do so. do so consistently and on a real scale – across all digital properties and through ongoing website changes. AudioEye’s unique approach meets both criteria, and their ongoing investment in research and development enables them to stay one step ahead.”
AudioEye, which manages tens of thousands of sites through a combination of technology and human expertise, offers an ongoing approach with automated reporting and live insight into accessibility issues across sites. Real-time information allows companies to resolve accessibility errors as they occur and take proactive steps to reduce the impact on their customers. Through BoIA’s extensive manual auditing and reporting, AudioEye will strengthen its human-led services and customized solutions that focus on problems that automation alone cannot solve today.
After the acquisition, BoIA staff will join AudioEye. For more details on the services and benefits offered to BoIA customers, please visit the AudioEye website.
About AudioEye, Inc.
AudioEye is an industry-leading digital accessibility platform offering full-scale ADA and WCAG compliance. By combining easy-to-use technology and subject matter expertise, AudioEye helps businesses and content creators solve all aspects of web accessibility – from finding and fixing issues to navigating legal compliance. , ongoing monitoring and maintenance. Recognized by the FCC, ADP, SSA, Samsung and others, AudioEye provides automated solutions and continuous monitoring of accessibility issues without making fundamental changes to website architecture, source code or tools based on the browser. Join us in our mission to break down barriers to digital access, visit www.audioeye.com.
About the Office of Internet Accessibility (BoIA)
The Bureau of Internet Accessibility (BoIA) has been helping bridge the digital accessibility divide since 2001. Its reports, tools, and services have helped thousands of organizations improve, maintain, and prove the accessibility of their customers’ websites. . With services that include self-help tools, audits, training, remediation, and implementation assistance, BoIA has the experience and expertise to ensure your accessibility efforts are useful and successful. Led by a strong management team with expertise in compliance, user interface design and software development, BoIA is committed to making the World Wide Web accessible to everyone.
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