Accessibility Across the Globe: NEW DIRECTIONS, NEW POSSIBILITIES

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Abstract:   Technology is accessible if it can be used just as effectively by people with disabilities as it can by those without.  Many people are surprised to learn just how much of the world’s population is affected by a disability, and how valuable accessible design is to government, private industry, and educational institutions. To understand the impact one has to… Continue Reading Accessibility Across the Globe: NEW DIRECTIONS, NEW POSSIBILITIES

Community Catalyst Award

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Community Catalyst Award Organization: TecAccess LLC  Name: Debra  Ruh Title: CEO & Founder 1.  What do you feel has been your most notable contribution to catalyzing positive tech-related community action or access in RVA in recent years? TecAccess’s continuum of effort to make technology and technology-enabled access available to everyone in our society, particularly wounded warriors and the aging, is… Continue Reading Community Catalyst Award

Sara Ruh Wins Top 40 Under 40 Award

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  Rockville, VA – October 16, 2008 — Richmond, Virginia – Style Weekly has selected Sara Ruh, inspiration for TecAccess, as one of 2008 “Top 40 Under 40” award winners. Top 40 Under 40, which was launched by Style´s sister publication, Inside Business, is an annual tradition now organized by Style Weekly to honor rising young catalysts making a difference… Continue Reading Sara Ruh Wins Top 40 Under 40 Award

Sara Ruh Wins 2010 Compass Award

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    Rockville, VA – February 4, 2010 — TecAccess, the leading provider of accessibility and risk management services, announced today that Sara Ruh, a longtime employee and inspiration for the creation of the firm, was awarded the 2010 Compass honor by Northstar Academy. The inaugural Compass Awards honors publically nominated individuals and organizations that have contributed to the advancement… Continue Reading Sara Ruh Wins 2010 Compass Award

Virginia Business

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The founder and president of TecAccess has received many awards for her company’s efforts to hire employees with disabilities and to equip them for employment through technology. In 2009, the company was ranked as one of the top businesses in the country by Diversity.com. Ruh has been heralded as an agent of change for recognizing that telecommuting and adaptive technologies… Continue Reading Virginia Business