Introducing the New AbiliTrek: Accessibility Reviews for Any Location

After much planning, code writing, and discussions about our methodology and how our search and review platform should work, we are excited to announce that on June 3, the NEW AbiliTrek is going live and will be available to YOU! This online hospitality tool is for persons with disabilities to better navigate their hometown as… Continue Reading Introducing the New AbiliTrek: Accessibility Reviews for Any Location

Introducing Our Platform: Potential Questions, Answered

EXCITING NEWS FROM ABILITREK! Our platform will soon be released to the public. Here are answers to some potential questions!   Q: How are the symbol colors (green, yellow and red) determined? A: The symbol colors are weighted based on an aggregated system. Green is derived from an accessible review while red comes from a… Continue Reading Introducing Our Platform: Potential Questions, Answered

Invest in Access

On March 1, 2018, we launched our forty-day Indiegogo Campaign. Over the course of a week, we have raised slightly over $3,000.00 of our $65,000.00 campaign. We ask that, if you have not already, you would please give to our campaign. And, just as importantly, please share our mission.   Our Mission Our team is… Continue Reading Invest in Access

AbiliTrek Welcomes Intern

AbiliTrek welcomes Taylor Acuff, our first Marketing Intern!   Introducing Tayler Taylor, who is from Snohomish, Washington, is currently a student at Western Washington University (WWU). She is a Communications Major and is pursuing a double minor in both Business Administration and Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Taylor came to AbiliTrek through the Entrepreneurship program at WWU.… Continue Reading AbiliTrek Welcomes Intern

Jeremy Has Returned

Jeremy McLaughlin has returned to AbiliTrek as the new Director of Business Development. Introducing Jeremy Jeremy has been a part of AbiliTrek from nearly the beginning. In January of 2016, Jeremy joined Daman’s team at the Bellingham Startup Challenge where they took 1st place. This is where the foundation of AbiliTrek’s business plan was formed.… Continue Reading Jeremy Has Returned

New Year, New AbiliTrek

When AbiliTrek was created, our goal was to make travel easier for people with disabilities. Our hotel booking site was launched in April 2017 and we tested the model throughout the year. It became cumbersome to ensure that the hotel room that was booked met our travelers’ specific accessibility needs.   The Change After months… Continue Reading New Year, New AbiliTrek

Wrapping Up 2017: Our End-of-Year Review Package

AbiliTrek, like many other companies, began as an innovative idea; AbiliTrek is geared toward bettering the travel experience for people with disabilities. Currently, the travel industry lacks the information needed for travelers with disabilities. This makes traveling a daunting and exhausting task for many in the disability community. AbiliTrek was created as a fundamental resource… Continue Reading Wrapping Up 2017: Our End-of-Year Review Package