WASHINGTON – Sept. 24, 2019 – User1st, the provider of the most advanced web and mobile accessibility solutions on the market for testing, remediation, monitoring and compliance, today announced the appointment of Raegan Bartlo as vice president of marketing and communications. With more than two decades of experience in the public and private sectors, Bartlo will oversee User1st’s strategic communications including marketing, brand management, public relations and social media, and serve as the company’s spokesperson.
“We’re thrilled to have Raegan join the User1st team,” said Amihai Miron, co-founder and CEO of User1st. “As we continue to help companies and organizations create and maintain websites and mobile apps that are accessible to everyone, regardless of ability, Raegan will be instrumental in taking the User1st story to new heights.”
“We look forward to working closely with Raegan as we educate more and more organizations about the critical importance of web accessibility and digital inclusion,” said Shawn Pike, vice president of sales at User1st. “She brings to User1st a very diverse background and extensive experience in strategic communications and brand management. We look forward to her broadening our message about the positive impact that our web accessibility products and services can have on organizations, both large and small.”
Bartlo most recently worked in financial services as an executive speechwriter at the Mortgage Bankers Association. Earlier this year, she received the 2019 Cicero Speechwriting Award for excellence in speechwriting. From 2003-2006, Bartlo served in the George W. Bush Administration as a presidential appointee to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, where she managed public affairs and crisis communications. Over the course of her career, she has also worked in energy and conservation, state and local governments, and animal pharmaceuticals.
User1st was founded in 2012 in Israel and expanded to the U.S. in 2014. Today, User1st offers the most advanced web and mobile accessibility solutions for achieving the highest level of compliance, the Web Accessibility Content Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 AA. Its easy-to-use, powerful and cost-efficient solutions are designed to meet the growing digital needs of organizations and their users. Deployed in a variety of industries worldwide, User1st’s solutions are used by more than six million people who have remediated more than 650 internet sites comprised of more than 700,000 webpages. For more information about User1st, visit http://www.user1st.com.
User1st provides the most advanced web and mobile accessibility solutions on the market for testing, remediation, monitoring and compliance. With its flagship product, uSuite Web Accessibility Platform, User1st is the only company that offers both customized quick fixes and tailored long-term solutions for meeting the international specifications of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 AA. Its uRemediate tool offers the fastest way for correcting accessibility issues without impacting web design or coding. User1st’s solutions demonstrate continuous compliance and increase revenue and brand loyalty by serving people with disabilities. Trusted by organizations of all sizes, including Fortune 500 companies, User1st’s solutions are deployed in a variety of industries worldwide, including financial services, retail, government and healthcare. For more information, visit http://www.user1st.com/ and follow on Twitter @User1st.