Monday, June 24, 2013

2013 NFB Convention Exhibitors List

Listed alphabetically below are the companies and organizations                  participating as exhibitors at the 2013 National Federation of the Blind Convention.  For each exhibitor we have listed the company or organization name, table number, product and/or service exhibited, address, and telephone number.

A T Guys
Location: D3
Product or Service: A leader in affordable assistive technology. Your home for iPhone accessories, our affordable Quantum bar code scanner, video magnifiers, the iBill money identifier, executive cases, and more.
321 S Kalamazoo Mall Suite 211
Kalamazoo, MI  49007
Phone: 269-216-4798
Web Site:

ABiSee, Inc.Location: C15
Product or Service: Developer and manufacturer of electronic text-to-speech and magnifying devices for the blind and visually impaired.
20 Main St.
Acton, MA  01720
Phone: 978-635-0202
Web Site:

AccessamedLocation: C20
Product or Service: Digital audio labeling.  Accessible prescription drug labeling.
456 SW 191 Street
Seattle, WA 98166
Phone: 360-773-0060
Web Site:

Ai Squared
Location: B13
Product or Service: Ai Squared is a worldwide leader in screen magnification and reading for the visually impaired. Come check out our new products: Zoom Text Mac, Zoom ImageReader, ZoomText for Windows 8, ZoomReader for iPad/iPod, and much more!
PO Box 669 
Manchester Center, VT  05255
Phone: 802-362-3612
Web Site:

American Printing House for the BlindLocation: D8,9,10,11
Product or Service: APH is the world's largest company devoted solely to making products for people who are visually impaired, and is the official supplier of educational material for blind students in the U.S.
1839 Frankfort Avenue 
Louisville, KY  40206
Phone: 800-223-1839
Web Site:
AuMedLocation: C31
Product or Service: AuMed intergrates R&D and production divisions, as well as sales and servicing departments, in a comprehensive business model specializing in the production of series low vision video magnifiers.
131 Glenn Way Unit 5 
San Carlos, CA  94070
Phone: 650-622-9071
Web Site:

Location: B17
Product or Service: Accessible books and periodicals for readers with print disabilities.
480 S. California Avenue, Suite 201
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Web Site:

Braille and Beyond ConsultingLocation: C25
Product or Service: The Petree Program for Beginning Braille Readers is an exciting new curriculum that teaches Braille reading quickly and efficiently.  This consumable program includes Braille word lists, stories, worksheets, flashcards, stickers, and our Magic Magnet Activity. All materials are sight friendly with pictures and large print. Fun for families! Appropriate for adults who have recently lost vision.
4733 Alta Rica 
LaMesa, CA  91941
Phone: 619-316-0393

Bureau of Engraving and Printing, Office of Product DevelopmentLocation: B20,21,22
Product or Service: The Bureau of Engraving and Printing is the exclusive manufacturing organization that produces all U.S. paper currency. BEP will exhibit a variety of sample coupons that display a series of proposed tactile features for possible inclusion into U.S. banknote designs.
14th and C Street SW Room 608-A
Washington, DC  20228
Phone: 202-874-6608
Web Site:

C AND P- Chris Park Design
Location: B1
230 Newport Center Drive 
Newport Beach, CA  92660
Phone: 949-274-8662
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Cambium Learning Technologies
Location: D15
Product or Service: Kurzweil 1000 is award-winning software that makes printed or electronic text accessible to people who are blind or visually impaired. It incorporates communication and productivity tools to ease and enhance the reading, writing, and learning experience.
24 Prime Parkway 3rd floor
Natick, MA  01760
Phone: 781-276-0629
Web Site:

Christian Record Services for the BlindLocation: C12
Product or Service: Providing free books in Braille, audio, and large print, Bibles for the blind and National Camps for the Blind.
PO Box 6097 
Lincoln, NE  68506
Phone: 402-488-0981
Web Site:

Colorado Center for the Blind
Location: C23
Product or Service: Marketing materials for the Colorado Center for the Blind.
2233 W. Shepperd Ave 
Littleton, Colorado  80120
Phone: 303-778-1120
Web Site:

Deque Systems, Inc.Location: B37,38
Product or Service: Deque Systems is a web accessibility software and services company and NFB Accessibility Champion.  Come to our booth for a demo of WorldSpace or Amaze, and come by to learn how you can get our free Amaze plugin running on your personal computer.  The free Amaze plugin currently supports Facebook and Twitter with more pages to come.  Be sure to stop by!
2121 Cooperative Way 
Herndon, VA  20171
Phone: 877-225-3932
Web Site:

Disability Rights FloridaLocation: B25
Product or Service: Self Advocacy/Protection and Advocacy
2728 Centerview Drive Suite 102
Tallahassee, FL  32301
Phone: 850-488-9071
Web Site:

Dolphin Computer Access
Location: D17
Product or Service: Dolphin Computer Access delivers independence to people with visual impairments and dyslexia.  Visit to learn more.
231 Clarksville Rd.  Suite 3
Princeton Junction, NJ  08550
Phone: 866-797-5921
Web Site:

Duxbury Systems, Inc.Location: B24
Product or Service: Leading provider of software for Braille since 1975. Come see what's new for new BANA formats, UEB, MAC, Remote Education and more.
270 Littleton Road #6
Westford, MA  01886
Phone: 978-692-3000
Web Site:

E.A.S.Y. LLCLocation: C18
Product or Service: E.A.S.Y. LLC develops and markets freehand sketching technology for the blind and visually impaired. The technology enables personal production, digitizing, editing, reproduction, and electronic sharing of raised-line tactile graphics.
C/O VCET 210 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT  05405
Phone: 802-399-5065
Web Site:

Location: B27
Product or Service: With more than 100 million active users globally (as of December 2011), eBay is the world's largest online marketplace, where practically anyone can buy and sell practically anything. To learn more about how to get started as an eBay seller and entrepreneur, please visit .
2065 Hamilton Ave 
San Jose, CA  95125
Web Site:
Electronic Brailler LLCLocation: B23
Product or Service: Remote Braille education (BERT) and Cosmo the classroom friendly Braille writer and Braille embosser
150 Lucius Gordon Drive 
West Henrietta, NY  14586
Phone: 585-413-4401
Web Site:
Enabling TechnologiesLocation: C11
Product or Service: Braille Embossers
1601 N.E Braille Place 
Jensen Beach, FL  34957
Phone: 772-225-3687
Web Site:

En-Vision America
Location: B3
Product or Service: Check out all the latest features and functions of the i.d. mate Quest Talking Bar Code Scanner with Internet capabilities. ScripTalk Station Accessible Audible Prescription Reader gives you safe, private, and independent access to your prescription labels...and it's free!
1845 Hovey Avenue 
Normal, IL  61761
Phone: 800-890-1180
Web Site:

Fidelco Guide Dog FoundationLocation: B12
Product or Service: Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation trains German shepherd dogs for in-community placement.
103 Vision Way 
Bloomfield, CT  06002
Phone: 860-243-5200
Web Site:

Forizs & Dogali, P.A. and Eugene Feldman Attorney at LawLocation: A15
Product or Service: Forizs & Dogali, P.A. is a Florida-based law firm.  Eugene Feldman Attorney at Law APC is a California-based law firm.  Both firms handle claims of discrimination against disabled persons throughout the country.
4301 Anchor Plaza Parkway Suite 300
Tampa, FL  33634
Phone: 813-289-0700
Web Site: or

Freedom Scientific
Location: A7,8,9,10,11,12,13, 14
Product or Service: Freedom Scientific offers unbelievable specials: MAGic® with Speech, Keyboard, and SMA for only $199! Focus 14 Blue FREE with Focus 80 Blue or HALF PRICE with Focus 40 Blue. Discounts on RUBY® XL HD, OpenBook® with PEARL®, and much more. 
11800 31st Court North, St. 
Petersburg, FL  33716
Phone: 800-444-4443
Web Site:

GoogleLocation: D1,2
Product or Service: Google’s booth will feature Chromebooks each manned by a Google engineer available for 1:1 demos and help support.
Phone: 650-253-0000
Web Site:
Guide Dogs for the BlindLocation: C35
Product or Service: Information about guide dogs
350 Los Ranchitos Road 
San Rafael, CA  94903
Phone: 415-492-4199
Web Site:


GW Micro, Inc.
Location: B10
Product or Service: GW Micro offers innovative technology solutions for the blind and visually impaired. Our products include Window-Eyes screen reading software, Readit Wand, and ReadEasy Move scanning, reading devices.
725 Airport North Office Park 
Fort Wayne, IN  46825
Phone: 260-489-3671
Web Site:

HIMS, Inc.Location: B4,5,6
Product or Service: HIMS, a global leader in the development and manufacturing of assistive blindness and low vision technology, will feature our BrailleSense notetakers with new v8.0 Firmware, Braille EDGE 40 Braille display with 7 basic notetaking functions; CANDY and CANDY GRIPS 5.0" LCD HD portable handheld magnifiers and popular LifeStyle HD desktop video magnifiers.
4616 W. Howard Lane Suite 960
Austin,TX  78728
Phone: 888-520-4467
Web Site:

Hotel EmporiumLocation: C39
Product or Service: Hospitality products
13724 Harvard Place 
Gardena, CA  90249
Phone: 310- 329-4141
Web Site:

Location: B29,30,31,32,33,34
Product or Service: For twenty-five years, HumanWare has developed innovative products for blind and visually impaired people, including the BrailleNote and Brailliant productivity devices for the blind; Victor Reader, the world's leading digital audiobook players; and the SmartView family of electronic magnifiers.
1 UPS Way P.O. Box 800
Champlain, NY  12919
Phone: 888-723-7273, ext. 301
Web Site:

Independent Living Aids
Location: C29,30
Product or Service: ILA is the oldest privately-held mail-order company in the United States of products for individuals who are visually impaired or blind.
200 Robbins Lane
Jericho, NY  11753
Phone: 516-450-3829
Web Site:

Industries for the Blind MilwaukeeLocation: C27
Product or Service: Industries for the Blind-Milwaukee is a not-for-profit organization that provides blind and visually impaired individuals the opportunity to maintain independence through meaningful jobs. Please contact us to learn about available positions ranging from machine operators to managers-in-training.
445 S. Curtis Road 
West Allis, WI  53214
Phone: 800-652-8778
Web Site:

International Christian Braille Mission
Location: B9
Product or Service: Distribute Braille Christian literature
5312 MacCorkle Avenue SW, PMB 277
South Charleston, WV 25309 US
Phone: 304-768-8876
Web Site:

Location: C33
Product or Service: IRIE-AT is the master distributor of Index Braille embossers, Kapten Mobility GPS devices, and Alva Braille Displays by Optelec. Stop by our booth to receive a personal demonstration
1750 SW 3rd Street Suite C
Corvallis, OR  97333
Phone: 888-308-0059
Web Site:

Leader Dogs for the BlindLocation: D13
Product or Service: Leader Dog provides guide dog training, accelerated orientation and mobility training, a summer youth program, and auditory GPS training to increase the ability of the user to travel independently in new environments. All services are provided free to our clients.
1039 S. Rochester Road 
Rochester Hills, MI  48307
Phone: 248-651-9011
Web Site:

Louisiana Center for the Blind and NFB of Louisiana
Location: D14
Product or Service: Louisiana Center for the Blind literature and information, Louisiana spices, play CD's, play tickets, and Louisiana souvenirs.
101 South Trenton 
Ruston, LA  71270
Phone: 318-251-2891
Web Site:

MegaVoiceLocation: B28
Product or Service: MegaVoice provides the best solar-powered digital audio players.  MegaVoice makes durable, cost effective, intuitive players ideal for teaching, training, and educational and humanitarian messages for oral learning in even the most remote areas.  Come see our new intuitive key pad.
731 Duval Station Road 
Jacksonville, Virginia 32218
Phone: 1-800-219-1778
Web Site:
National Association of Blind MerchantsLocation: C7
Product or Service: Information, literature, product sales, raffle.
1837 S Nevada Avenue #243 
Colorado Springs, Colorado 
Phone: 719-527-0488
Web Site:

National Association of Blind Students
Location: C2
Product or Service: Providing information about NABS, handing out student resources, and selling raffle tickets.
320 23rd Street S.  Apt. 826
Arlington, VA  22202
Phone: 608-332-4147
Web Site:

National Association of Blind Veterans
Location: C26
Product or Service: We will be selling One Nation Under God lapel pins , NABV license plates for autos, and 50/50 raffle tickets.
12516 Hammock Pointe Circle 
Clermont, Florida  34711
Phone: 321-948-1466
Web Site:

National Association of Guide Dog UsersLocation: A20
Product or Service: Fundraising items, division information, registration
3 Papaya Drive 
Tampa, Florida  33619
Phone: 813-626-2789
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National Association to Promote the Use of BrailleLocation: D20
Product or Service: Selling Braille stickers and providing information about Braille-related resources.
810 22nd Street South
Arlington, VA  22202
Phone: 703-379-1141
Web Site:

National Braille Press
Location: D4,5
Product or Service: Braille and tactile products
88 Saint Stephen Street 
Boston, MA  02115
Phone: 617-266-6160
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National Federation of the Blind Human Services Division
Location: C21
Product or Service: Chair massage fundraiser
1026 East 36th Street 
Baltimore, MD  21218
Phone: 443-803-0266
Web Site:

National Federation of the Blind Minnesota/BLIND Inc.Location: C28
Product or Service: We are selling Minnesota salted nut rolls, Nut Goodies, BLIND Inc. t-shirts, and Minnesota Word Scramblers. We also have plenty of information about our affiliates and our adjustment-to-blindness training center, BLIND Incorporated.
100 East 22nd Street 
Minneapolis, Minnesota  55404
Phone: 612-203-2738
Web Site:


National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Location: B15
Product or Service: The National Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, provides free Braille, recorded books, magazines, catalogs, bibliographies, music scores, and music instruction materials free for blind and physically handicapped persons. Digital talking-book players and accessories necessary to use the players provided without cost.
1291 Taylor Street, NW 
Washington, DC  20542
Phone: 202-707-0717
Web Site:

National Organization of Parents of Blind Children
Location: C1
Product or Service: Various merchandise for sale including totes, informational books, and snacks.
15707 Knauff Ranch Ct 
Cyprus, TX  77429
Phone: 713-825-4513
Web Site:

NFB-NEWSLINE® Location: C5,6
Product or Service: NFB-NEWSLINE® is a FREE electronic service that gives blind and visually impaired persons access to over 300 newspapers, 40 magazines, and TV and job listings.
200 E. Wells Street 
Baltimore, MD  21230
Phone: 410-659-9314
Web Site:

NFB Deaf-Blind Division
Location: C41
Product or Service: Deaf-blind division t-shirts.
3924 Southwind Drive 
W. Melbourne, FL  32904
Phone: 321-768-9500
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NFB Krafters DivisionLocation: C8
Product or Service: Hand out regarding division display and sales of handmade items.
456 Highland Ave 
Stratford, CT  06614
Phone: 203-378-8928
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NFB National Association of Blind Automobile Enthusiasts DivisionLocation: C42
Product or Service: Display of diecast model cars.
3924 Southwind Drive 
W. Melbourne, FL  32904
Phone: 321-768-9500

NFB of AlabamaLocation: C4
Product or Service: Selling items for fund raiser
552 Edgecrest Drive 
Birmingham, AL  35126
Phone: 205-356-5658
Web Site:

NFB of Arkansas
Location: A18
Product or Service: Ozark Delight lollipops and NFB bracelets, 50/50 raffle
2360 Wedington Drive 
Fayetteville, AR  72701
Phone: 479-841-6081
Web Site:

NFB of CaliforniaLocation: C40
Product or Service: Selling a variety of items such as shirts with the Whozit logo, candy, and other items.
39481 Gallaudet Drive  Apt. 127
Fremont, CA  94538
Phone: 818-419-5331
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NFB of Colorado
Location: C24
Product or Service: Selling snack items.
2233 W Shepperd Avenue 
Littleton, Colorado  80120
Phone: 303-504-5979
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NFB of ConnecticutLocation: C16
Product or Service: Biscuits and tactile star and planet books. 
477 Connecticut Blvd 
East Hartford, CT  06081
Phone: 860-916-0659
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NFB of Florida
Location: B26
Product or Service: Affiliate raffle tickets and t-shirts for sale.
504 South Armenia Avenue  #1319-B
Tampa, FL  33609
Phone: 813-943-5544
Web Site:

NFB of GeorgiaLocation: B11
Product or Service: Dark blue tote bag with drawstring closure,  phrase in white lettering reads "NFB It's in the Bag.”
315 W. Ponce de Leon Ave  Suite 801
Decatur, GA  30030
Phone: 404-371-1000
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NFB of Indiana
Location: C19
Product or Service: T-shirts, luggage tags, key chains, 50/50 tickets.
6011 WinnPeny Lane 
Indianapolis, IN  46220
Phone: 317-205-9226
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NFB of MarylandLocation: A16
Product or Service: Instant lottery tickets, snack items, tattoos.
1026 East 36th Street 
Baltimore, MD  21218
Phone: 443-803-0266
Web Site:

NFB of Michigan
Location: D12
Product or Service: Selling totebags, cinnamon almonds, and NFB balloons.
20812 Ann Arbor Trail 
Dearborn Heights, MI  48127
Phone: 313-271-3058
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NFB of MississippiLocation: A17
Product or Service: Selling candy and raffle tickets.
Phone: 601-969-3352
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NFB of MissouriLocation: D18
Product or Service: Raffle of iPad mini, 50/50 tickets.
16892 Hero Lane 
Dixon, MO  65459
Phone: 573-855-9667
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NFB of NebraskaLocation: B16
Product or Service: Premium Colby Ridge popcorn balls and gourmet LaRue coffee made in Nebraska!
2823 N. 99th Street 
Omaha, NE  68134
Phone: 402-779-1990
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NFB of New Jersey
Location: C38
Product or Service: Whozit ties, Whozit scarves, personal health items, and raffle tickets for a cruise.
254 Spruce Street 
Bloomfield, NJ  07003
Phone: 973-743-0075
Web Site:

NFB of New MexicoLocation: C3
Product or Service: Specialty coffee and pistachio nuts.
10315 Propps Drive NE 
Albuquerque, NM  87112
Phone: 505-268-3895
Web Site:

NFB of Ohio
Location: B8
Product or Service: Fundraising items including jewelry, tote bags, and other items.
1070 Twp Road 
Bellefontaine, OH  43311
Phone: 937-935-6188
Web Site:

NFB of OklahomaLocation: C14
Product or Service: NFB embroidered baseball caps, NFB Whozit smart phone easels, raffle tickets.
457 N. Blackwelder Ave 
Edmond, OK  73070
Phone: 405-600-0695
Web Site:

NFB of Oregon
Location: C36
Product or Service: Selling Tillamook cheese, Oregon coffee, and more items for fundraising.
2480 High Heaven Road 
McMinnville, OR  97128
Phone: 503-434-6153
Web Site:

NFB of Pennsylvania
Location: B14
Product or Service: Jewelry
42 S 15th Street  Suite 222
Philadelphia, PA  19102
Phone: 215-208-7582
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NFB of Tennessee
Location: D16
Product or Service: We are selling t-shirts and raffling an iPad Mini.  One of our members will be selling custom canes decorated with the logo of your favorite sports team. 
4113 Tea Garden Way 
Antioch, TN  37013
Phone: 615-681-8484
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NFB of TexasLocation: A19
Product or Service: Fundraisers and general information.
314 E. Highland Mall Suite 253
Austin, TX  78752
Phone: 512-323-5444
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NFB of UtahLocation: C13
Product or Service: Selling SD memory card.
Phone: 801-380-3138
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NFB of Virginia
Location: C34
Product or Service: Sales of peanuts, raffle tickets and t-shirts
700 Biltmore Drive 
Virginia Beach, VA  23454
Phone: 757-472-2495
Web Site:
NFB of West VirginiaLocation: C32
Product or Service: Selling, for $15.00, cobalt blue, hand-blown glass Christmas ornaments made by Blenko Glass. On the ornaments there will be a Whozit and the letters “NFB” in Braille. Blenko Glass Company produces hand-blown sheet glass for use in stained glass windows.
220 Buena Vista Avenue 
Clarksburg, WV  26301
Phone: 304-841-1111
Web Site:

Optelec IRIE-AT
Location: D6,7
Product or Service: Optelec provides innovative and life-changing assistive technology to help the blind and visually impaired. Our product range includes the latest in electronic video magnifiers, text-to-speech/OCR, and daily living aids such as talking watches.
3030 Enterprise Ct Suite C 
Vista, CA  92081
Phone: 760-650-5502
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Perkins School for the Blind/Perkins Products
Location: C37
Product or Service: Perkins Products provides assistive devices and technology training and assessment for children and adults who are visually impaired. See our exciting new products including a technology device which connects the dots for children, parents, and teachers. Contact us at 617-972-7308.
175 North Beacon Street 
Watertown, MA  02472
Phone: 617-972-7308
Web Site:

Piano Technology GroupLocation: C22
Product or Service: The piano technology group presents piano tuning and repairing as one way to gain financial independence. Visit with representatives of the School of Piano Technology for the Blind.
2510 E. Evergreen Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98664
Phone: 888-693-1511
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Location: B19
Product or Service: PLEXTALK is a line of digital talking-book players and recorders for the visually impaired and/or dyslexic. Our products, like the Pocket (PTP1), PTN2, and PTR2, are recongnized around the world for their performance and quality.
6065 Bristol Pkwy 
Culver City, California  90230
Phone: 310-693-7629
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Project RAY & Odin Mobile
Location: C9
Product or Service: World's first smartphone & mobile service specially developed for the blind and visually impaired.
1800-I Rockville Pike 
Rockville, MD  20852
Phone: 800-826-0337
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The Hadley School for the BlindLocation: B18
Product or Service: Hadley School Happenings: Visit the Hadley booth to hear about the newest courses and online seminars on topics from Braille music, to self-employment, to presenting with PowerPoint, to financial planning. Hadley goes mobile­learn more about m-learning with Hadley!
700 Elm Street 
Winnetka, IL  60093
Phone: 847-784-2812
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The National Statler Center for Careers in Hospitality Service
Location: C10
Product or Service: Located in Buffalo, NY, the National Statler Center provides vocational training and personalized placement support for blind, visually impaired, and physically disabled adults interested in careers in the growing fields of hospitality, contact centers, and customer service.
1170 Main Street 
Buffalo, NY  14209
Phone: 716-888-4632
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The Seeing Eye, Inc.
Location: B7
Product or Service: Literature
PO Box 375 
Morristown, NJ  07963
Phone: 973-539-4425
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TravelocityLocation: B35,36
Product or Service: Travelocity will be demonstrating their new accessible Web site.
3150 Sabre Drive 
Southlake, TX  76092
Phone: 682-605-3014
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Location: A5,6
Product or Service: Shipping services for exhibitors, open Friday only.
The UPS Store, #2217 Suite 50
Orlando, FL  32819
Phone: 407-352-3767
Web Site:
Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Location: B39,40
Product or Service: Learn more about the link between total blindness and sleep patterns that are out of sync with the typical 24-hour day. Sign up at our booth, visit us online at or call toll free 1-855-856-2424 Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
2200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.  Suite 300-E
Washington, DC  20037
Phone: 855-856-2424
Web Site:

VitalSource TechnologiesLocation: B2
Product or Service: Vital Source Technologies, an Ingram Content company, delivers the most preferred e-textbook platform in higher education today. We believe accessibility is a fundamental component of our e-textbook solution, delivering a wide range of accessible solutions for users.
One Ingram Blvd
La Vergne,TN  37086
Phone: 855-200-4146
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World Services for the BlindLocation: C17
Product or Service: WSB offers life skills and career training programs that allow people who are blind or visually impaired to achieve sustainable independence.
2811 Fair Park Blvd. 
Little Rock, AR  72204
Phone: 501-664-7100
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