About us


Caption Crew has been providing high-quality CART and captioning services since 1994.

Our company founder is Tanya Ward English. Tanya’s company, Florida Realtime Reporting Services, Inc., was the first Florida court reporting firm to focus on realtime instant translation for litigation services, and also for persons with hearing loss.

Linda Laurens joined Caption Crew in 2009 and has been managing the CART and Captioning services for several universities, government entities and private companies. In the summer of 2021, she became the owner and CEO of Caption Crew.

The highly qualified, experienced and professional Caption Crew staff of Certified Realtime Reporters, Certified CART Providers and Certified Broadcast Captioners provide the following services:

>> CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation)

  • Remote CART
  • On-site CART
  • Individual CART (one consumer – displayed on a single computer)
  • Group CART (multiple consumers – displayed on multiple computers and/or projected)
  • Internet CART (streamed to the internet)
>> CAPTIONING (Text mixed with a video signal)

  • On-site Captioning (graduations, sporting events, conventions, meetings)
  • Remote Captioning (events and television broadcasts, webcasts, meetings)
  • Closed Captioning
  • Open Captioning
  • Online Captioning (captions, both realtime and scripts, are sent to the video live)
  • Offline Captioning (captions are added to the video in post-production)