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Visual Information Technologies, Inc.

VIT provides affordable software tools for marketing and promotion for professionals and small businesses with mobility and simplicity.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location Urbana, IL, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2005
  • Employees 0

Company Summary

VIT provides SaaS tools to professionals and small businesses that focus on making digital marketing easy and affordable. VIT retains its original vision of "Visual" impact in that the initial tools are differentiated by making online media powerful (multimedia-video/text/photo) and easy to produce and publish. VIT has developed a iOS platform from which apps targeting various vertical markets will be developed. It presently has app for realtors.

Team

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    Emile (Em) Bataille
    President and Director

    He is a retired major general U.S. Army Signal Corps. He has worked on several government consulting contracts. He is based in Chicago, Illinois. He is one of founders of the company.

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    John Hancock
    Director and COO

    He is in charge of product development at Visual Information Technologies. He is an entrepreneur with experience in a combination of customer relationship management (CRM) software, media agency, and real estate. He started his career as an aerospace engineer and has since gone on to develop numerous technology products. John is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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    Joseph Phebus
    Director

    One of the founders of the company. Partner of Phebus & Koester LLP, Urbana, Illinois; a member of firm since 1968. J.D., University of Illinois with honors, 1968. B.S. Engineering, University of Illinois, 1962. One of founders of company instrumental in bringing cable TV to Champaign-Urbana. One of founders of a sanitary waste company that operated landfills in Illinois and California. Member University of Illinois Foundation.

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    Andrew Letter
    Director

    He is in charge of sales and marketing at Visual Information Technologies. Graduate University of Nebraska. Former entrepreneur in residence at University of Nebraska Innovation Accelerator. Previously involved in several start-up companies including CARAT Security Group, DOTGO, Live Auctioneers, and Proxibid. He is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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    Ryan Bradley
    Secretary

    Ryan serves as corporate secretary at Visual Information Technologies as well as providing product development and marketing activity. He is a partner at the law firm of Phebus & Koester LLP based in Urbana, Illinois. He is the co-founder of Smith & Bradley watch company and an adjunct professor of business law at Richland Community College. He and his wife, Betsy Holder, reside in Champaign.

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    Teresa Lee
    Treasurer

    Teresa is a graduate of Illinois State University. She has been a legal assistant for 29 years in the Champaign-Urbana community. She is a co-owner of Lee Farms Excavating, Inc., an excavation and demolition contractor. She resides near Paxton, Illinois. She has been involved with Visual Information Technologies from its beginning.

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    Dwight Miller
    Director

    He is an owner and operator of numerous McDonalds franchise restaurants in Illinois with over 30 years of experience in the restaurant and food service industry. He is on the Board of Trustees of the University of Findlay. He is former head of McDonalds franchise owners association for the Midwest region.

Advisors

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    William Lee, patent attorney, Chicago, Illinois
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed
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    Michael J. Smith, CPA, Champaign, Illinois
    Accountant
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Previous Investors

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    Paul Tatman
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    Dwight Miller
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    Other officers and directors of company
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