Ultratec works to be inclusive in workforce

By Bob Van Enkenvoort, Madison.com

UltratecAt first, LiliAnne Carey wasn’t sure what to think when her employer, Ultratec, won an inaugural Wisconsin Job Honor Award.

The awards program is a new initiative aimed at recognizing Wisconsinites who have overcome significant barriers to employment and those who employ them. Ultratec was among the first group of individual and workplace winners.

Ultratec develops text telecommunications services and equipment that enable people who are deaf or hard of hearing to communicate over the telephone. Founded in 1978, Ultratec headquarters are located in Madison, with associated call centers in Madison, Milwaukee and other locations nationwide. Read more …