Fast, reliable, and accurate transformation of media recordings and live content to text, enabling searchable and accessible content, wider audience penetration, and archival value enhancement.

VIQ Solutions provides industry-leading verbatim transcription and captioning services for live or pre-recorded content. VIQ Solutions produces verbatim transcripts of broadcast programming that appears on CNN, FOX News, Fox Business, MSNBC and other leading news sources on a rapid turnaround basis. We offer distribution of the transcripts for greater exposure and revenue generation, which helps offset the transcription cost.

On-demand transcription.

Our experienced team creates high-quality transcripts for as-broadcast transcription, pre-feed transcription and B-roll logging, rush from-air transcripts when the PR team needs to communicate breaking news, captioning and video/transcript synchronization for enhanced searchability.

Rest assured, we can ease your transcription workload, so you can focus on developing the content for television and news consumers.

Our industry leading suite of solutions and services can manage confidential content securely, providing you with the peace of mind you require. Our operations produce Media and Broadcast coverage 24/7/365 in a variety of languages and formats to suit your needs.

VIQ End-to-End Solution

Find the solution that best fits your needs.

With the transition to a technology-driven workflow, the ability to capture, manage, share, and create digital content in a secure and efficient manner becomes paramount. VIQ Solutions offers comprehensive, end-to-end workflow solutions that will increase efficiency, reduce cost, and simplify access to the verbatim record securely, preserving the value of the spoken word and image, while delivering meaningful information.

Transcription Services

Accurately transcribe verbatim documents to use as evidence

Transcription Services

The VIQ Transcription Services team has more than 25 years of experience servicing the production lifecycle for Media and Broadcast clients. Our experienced, knowledgeable staff provide fast, accurate, and secure services that save you time and money.
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First Draft

Use speech recognition to quickly create draft transcripts

First Draft

Our proprietary artificial intelligence platform, aiAssist, automatically generates a draft transcript of media content in a fraction of the time and cost of traditional services. You can quickly utilize this draft text to log B-roll, parse long format interviews, review and edit using a web portal. Or you can choose to route content to the VIQ Services team for editing and formatting to final verbatim transcripts.

Translation Services

Written transcription and translation of non-English recordings

Translation Services

Our translation services include simultaneous telephonic interpretation of live events with coverage 24/7/365 in a variety of languages and formats. Our wide range of delivery options ensure a cost within your budget, partnered with a confidential production process.

Content Licensing

Helps offset the cost of text production while ensuring the widest possible audience reach for the content.

Content Licensing

With over 26 years of successful experience in Content Licensing, VIQ has built solid relationships with the world's leading newswires and databases, including LexisNexis, Reuters, Dow Jones/Factiva and The Associated Press. We provide all support services in relation to the database and newswire relationships, including library maintenance, content formatting and integrity, and updates. This distribution provides a revenue generation that helps offset the cost of text production while ensuring the widest possible audience reach for the content.


Capture, manage, and share audio and video content


We offer two options for both Open and Closed Captioning.

Traditional Captioning is created by skilled and trained human captioner, and includes necessary elements like speaker IDs, sound effect descriptions and lyrics. Our department is staffed 24/7/365, so clients never sacrifice quality for quick turnarounds.

Our machine-generated Captioning capabilities produce accurate near real-time voice to text streaming through any browser-based connection. This service results in a record of the spoken word, as well as an optional corrected version, if needed for final publishing.
Learn how VIQ's real-time, same day transcription service can provide timely delivery media recordings and live or pre-recorded content.
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VIQ Solutions Reports Record 2020 Revenue and Adjusted EBITDA with Strong Growth Outlook

“The large multi-industry data sets that VIQ creates, edits and annotates fuels our proprietary machine learning to drive improved productivity, new products, and business insights optimizing agency workflow around the world. This data is the foundation of our growth and commercial competitiveness,” Sebastien Paré, VIQ Chief Executive Officer.


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