We like to think we deal with people rather than organisations. That way we stay focused because we never want to let anyone down. We know people need translations done properly and quickly, whether it is for a personal issue or a global business deal. We treat people as we would like to be treated; respectfully, efficiently and fairly.
We are careful to ensure our translators and other partners all share our philosophy. We are also committed to developing individuals both personally and professionally.
Who is behind TranslatorsVillage?
Our team is, and will remain, small. Our business strategy is to provide a vehicle for putting anyone needing text translated in contact with the best available translator for the job. We identify and collaborate with experienced professionals who share our values and philosophy.
We are not interested in building an empire or massive internal administrative structure. We exploit new technologies to enable us to manage our resources and remain flexible and able to react quickly. We are adamant we will not let new technologies exploit us or distance us from our clients or partners.
Founder and Director - Blanca Gonzalez
20 years of experience managing translation companies of all sizes in different countries. Always looking for innovative ways to help people benefit and derive pleasure from the richness of multicultural experiences. She has been an Operations Manager in the language industries in France, UK and Spain, overseeing the Production, Finance, HR, IT & Logistics Departments. She has held different positions for some of the industry leaders and is now focused on implementing strategies that drive the growth of SMEs within the fast growing globalized world of commerce.
Regional Manager - Spain - Arancha Caballero
Currently the Managing Director of Nuadda, leading a team of professionals specialising in localisation and IT translation from different languages into and from Spanish and other official languages of Spain. Arancha started her career in ITP (Ireland) and has held different roles in the translation industry. She has served on the Board of Directors of Elia, the European Language Industry Association, for two terms. For Arancha, relationships and business go together. Curious about other cultures, their customs and food, translation industry is the perfect fit.
Regional Business Partner - Portugal - Susie Rebelo
Susie began teaching English at the early age of 16, helping kids do their homework. After graduating, she began teaching as an English/Portuguese/German teacher in public schools in Portugal and worked as a proofreader and translator for a translation company. Back to the UK in 1999, she worked as an International Liaison and translator for Willis Group Holdings, UK for 10 years.
Susie returned to Portugal in 2011 and became a freelance translator. She began to explore ways in which to expand in this area with the aim of providing a local access point to local businesses in Portugal, so they can engage with translators worldwide, expanding their business to new horizons.
TranslatorsVillage is not just a place where people come to work. Team members participate according to their capacity. Our partners all contribute to TranslatorsVillage they belong to and grow together, to embrace innovation in the translation industry.