Hi all! We have good news to report! Our Netflix letter detailing accessibility concerns with an invitation to start a constructive dialogue has even read by the CEO of Netflix, Reed Hastings, has been read today! I have the read receipt and everything, which I won’t post here because it contains his email but I will include the rest of the receipt including my lovely signature below.
To: Reed Hastings
Subject: Re: letter?
Sent: Friday, December 06, 2013 2:40:56 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
was read on Friday, December 06, 2013 4:15:39 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada).
This is beyond epic! The first time that we have sent the letter into him he didn’t get it so he asked us to send it again.
For those readers who don’t know what letter we are talking about click the hyperlink above. for those who can’t see hyperlinks for whatever reason the URL to the post about the letter will be below.
This has been a wonderful day so far and now that Reed is reading our letter it will open many doors to solutions to accessibility collaboration and solutions. This is really good, and this means that changes are definitely happening. They may not happen fast but they are happening and that’s the important thing. Stay tuned for updates.
Here’s the link to the post about the letter. https://netflixproject.wordpress.com/2013/11/05/a-positive-step-forward-regarding-voices-of-accessibility/
He has not replied at all. We will update this page if he replies