May 17, 2013, Phoenix, AZ – AVTranz today announced that Janet Harris, past President of the American Association of Electronic Reporters and Transcribers (AAERT) and former owner of Harris Reporting Company, has joined the AVTranz team.
Janet recently received a Bachelor of Art Degree in Computer Science from Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. She owned and operated Harris Reporting, a successful full service court reporting and legal videography company in Janesville, Wisconsin for 20 years. Jan is also one of the founding members of AAERT and has contributed in significant ways to the association’s success over the last 20 years. She currently serves on the board of directors. She is an AAERT Certified Electronic Reporter/Transcriber and an American Guild of Court Videographers (AGCV) Certified Court Video Specialist.
“Jan brings over 20 years of experience in the digital court reporting and transcription market to AVTranz” said Steve Townsend, AVTranz’ CEO. “Her experience in the market, enthusiasm for our mission and technical capabilities will prove to be valuable as AVTranz continues to expand to court systems across the country,” stated Townsend.
Harris and Townsend worked together with several other industry executives to co-found AAERT in 1992. Each has served in various roles for the organization including President. “Bringing Jan and Steve together adds strength and credibility to an already formidable AVTranz team” stated Erik Lige, VP Sales and Marketing. “This move clearly marks AVTranz commitment to provide new and innovative solutions to court administration that are facing new challenges in the court reporting market,” stated Lige.
Ms. Harris will officially join AVTranz on June 1, 2013 and will work initially from the Phoenix headquarters.
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AVTranz can create a verbatim transcript from digital recordings produced by any vendor including: FTR Limited (FTR), Jefferson Audio Video Systems (JAVS), CourtSmart, VoiceIQ (VIQ), AudioSoft, High Criteria (Liberty Recorder) VeriCore, NCH Software (MSRS) , Lanier Advocate, Sony BM 246 and others. AVTranz is also happy to consult with courts related to choice and implementation of a digital recording vendor.
AVTranz can create a verbatim transcript from digital recordings produced by any Federal, State or Municipal court or Agency. AVTranz is also happy to provide verbatim transcripts from digital recordings of interviews, phone conversations, covert recordings and other “open-microphone, multi-party” recordings.
AVTranz partners with government agencies across the country to guarantee that administrative judges, lawyers and private litigants can obtain a quality digital recording of their proceeding and an accurate and timely transcript. AVTranz has staff with years of experience and E-Reporting and transcription from administrative proceedings. All transcription is performed or supervised by AAERT certified e-transcribers, many of whom have specific expertise in medical, workers comp, administrative hearings and other technical specialties.
AVTranz staff can prepare minutes or a verbatim transcript from digital recordings produced by any digital recording device or tape. AVTranz is also happy to consult with your organization related to choice and implementation of a digital recording solution or vendor.