BIT’s workplace preparation program helps your organization identify issues that need to be addressed prior to hiring blind or visually impaired candidates. BIT’s experts support your company through every step of the process, from workplace education to accessible technology solutions. Contact us today to help your organization realize the benefits of the BVI talent pool!

about us

The Blind Institute of Technology™ (BIT) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that strives to reduce the excessively high unemployment rate among the blind and visually impaired (BVI) community in America.

Led by Executive Director Mike Hess, BIT aims to help solve this unemployment and diversity and inclusion epidemic by educating employers about the advantages of working with talented and skilled BVI individuals, and through professional certification and training, inclusive technology and other programs. Mike left an 18-year career in IT to found BIT in 2013.