Marcy Thorne Owner & Founder
Marcy Thorne
Owner & Founder

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~  A digital transcription service based in San Diego… serving the nation since 1987!

A Better Type has been one of the top transcription companies in San Diego for the past 30 years, and as a trailblazer in the innovative world of digital recordings, we’ve been able to work with clients anywhere in the world.  We are A Better Type of transcription company!  All work is completed by A Better Type’s highly-skilled staff.  We do not outsource, all our transcriptionists are in the United States.

A Better Type will meet your deadlines; we do not charge different rates for quick turnarounds.  If we have spare capacity or we can manage our workflow to provide a faster transcript, let us do it for you at no extra charge!  We have very competitive rates.

In the digital age, we can set you up with a login and password to our secure FTP site and you can download your files from there, and we return your transcribed files to you quicker than ever.  Your transcript will be sent to you via email as a Microsoft Word document.  It is just that easy!

For more information about our services, please email us by clicking the “Contact Us” tab above, or you may phone us at (619) 459-4582.

                                                  ~ If it can be recorded, we can transcribe it! ~

                                            Pre-Doctoral Thesis Interviews                      Media Product

                                            Police Interviews                                            Focus Groups

                                            Human Resource Interviews                         Conference Calls

                                            Ph.D. Qualitative Interviews                           Panel Discussions

                                            Research                                                        Seminars

                                            Church Sermons                                             Recorded Statements


Better Type

     5075 Lyle Drive, San Diego  CA   92105

     For more information please contact Marcy’s assistant, Christina

Phone:  (619) 459-4582
Fax:      (619) 264-8393



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