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Working languages:
German to Greek
English to Greek
Greek to German
English to German
German to English

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Irene Koukia - METAFRASMA
ProZ.com Professional Trainer
Professional, accurate, flexible.

Athens, Attiki, Greece
Local time: 10:04 EEST (GMT+3)

Native in: German (Variant: Germany) Native in German, Greek Native in Greek
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34 positive entries

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Overall
(11 entries)
5
Last 12 months
(2 entries)
5

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About me
German to Greek & English to Greek & English to German & Greek to German volunteer translator
German to Greek, English to Greek,
English to German, Greek to German
volunteer translator

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TRANSLATOR, TRAINER & BUSINESS COACH

49, Kristalli Str., GR-16231 Vironas – Athens, Greece
Phone: (+30) 2130331758 | Mobile: (+30) 6974126956 | Email: info@metafrasma.com
Website: www.metafrasma.com | Skype: metafrasma

SOCIAL MEDIA

Proz.com: http://www.proz.com/translator/957755
LinkedIn: https://gr.linkedin.com/in/ikoukia
Translators Cafe: ikoukia.TranslatorsCafe.com
Academia https://independent.academia.edu/IKoukia
SlideShare http://www.slideshare.net/IreneKoukia

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Birthday: 16.03.1972
Place of birth: Germany
Citizenship: Greek
Native languages: Greek & German
Other languages: English, French

STUDIES

2014 - 2020 Hellenic Open University | Business Administration
2012 - 2015 Fernakademie-Klett | Personal & Business Coach
2011 - 2012 University of Portsmouth | MA in Translation Studies
2009 - 2010 ΜΕΤΑ|ΦΡΑΣΗ School of Translation | Certificate in Translation
2008 - 2009 Hamburger Akademie für Fernstudien | Journalism
1991 - 1992 IATA/UFTAA Advanced Course | Travel and Tourism Consultant Diploma
1990 - 1991 IATA/UFTAA Standard Course |Foundation in Travel and Tourism Diploma

SEMINARS/WEBINARS

29.06.2015 - Drafting a Business Plan, 6 Hrs. (hands-on)
30.01.-01.02.2015 - Solutions-oriented Coaching and Coaching Skills, 20 Hrs. (hands-on)
19.06.2014 - Translating Pharmaceutical Documents DE-EL
24.02.-28.02.2014 - Encounter Intensive Seminar BASIS – Coaching, 50 Hrs. (hands-on)
15.10.2013 - IT Security for Translators
15.05.2012 - Social Media Marketing for Translators and Interpreters (IAPTI)
14.03.-17.03.2007 - Time Management, 12 Hrs. (hands-on)
February 2007 - Paperless Office, 12 Hrs. (hands-on)
08.11.-10.11.2005 - Results-driven Cooperation, 25 Hrs. (hands-on)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

09/2008 - Today Freelance Translator & Trainer at Metafrasma (self-employed)
- Languages: Greek (native), German (native), English
- Specialization: Literature, Humanities, Social Sciences, Travel & Tourism, Journalism, Games, Manuals, Technical texts, IT, Software & Hardware, Medical Equipment, Heath, Marketing, Surveys

09/2015 - Today Trainer at ΜΕΤΑ|ΦΡΑΣΗ School of Translation Studies

04/2012 -11/2014 TRANSLATORS WITHOUT BORDERS - Project Manager (pro-bono)
11/2007 - 09/2008 TUI HELLAS S.A. - Rhodes & Karpathos - Operation Manager
03/2006 - 11/2007 TUI HELLAS S.A. – Zakynthos - Destination Manager
11/2005 - 02/2006 TUI HELLAS S.A. – Athens - Assistant to Destination Manager
09/2005 - 10/2005 ACTIGLOBE S.A. – Athens - Product Manager for German Market
06/2005 - 08/2005 FREI Travel & Congress S.A. - Athens - Project Management
02/2003 - 06/2005 AMPHITRION HOLIDAYS S.A. - Athens - Area Manager for Cyclades
02/2002 - 11/2002 KAMARI TOURS S.A. - Mykonos - General Manager
01/2001 - 09/2001 G.A.T.S. Travel S.A. - Mykonos - General Manager
02/1999 - 12/2000 PLOTIN TRAVEL S.A. - Mykonos - General Manager
04/1995 - 02/1999 PLOTIN TRAVEL S.A. - Naxos - General Manager
11/1994 - 04/1995 PLOTIN TRAVEL S.A. - Athens - Contracting Department
11/1993 - 11/1994 DOLPHIN HELLAS - Athens - Group department
05/1989 - 10/1993 PLOTIN TRAVEL S.A. - Skiathos - PA to the Manager

PARALLEL EMPLOYMENT

10/1997 - 06/1998 I.E.K. Naxos, Greece – Tutor, Subject of teaching: Tourism I & II (2 semesters)
10/1998 - 05/2000 German Teacher (Freelancer) - All levels
10/1996 - 03/1997 Radio Naxos - Radio Producer

RECENT TRANSLATION PROJECTS

You may view a list of recent projects, including feedback from clients on my PROZ-profile: http://www.proz.com/translator/957755

BOOK TRANSLATION

04/2010, Danny the Dragon “Meets Jimmy” by Tina Turbin, (EN-EL), Imaging Publishing Group, Dunedin, FL 34697, USA, Soft cover ISBN: 978-0-9800721-0-5, Hardcover ISBN: 978-0-9800721-1-4

COMPUTER SKILLS

Excellent MS-Office and internet-skills as well as experience working on: NOVEL, AVIS, MULTI, TRAVEL FORCE, SUMMIT, SAP, ASSET, PROJETEX, TO3000 and XTRF.

SOFTWARE AVAILABLE

* Abbyy FineReader PRO 10
* Access 2013
* Adobe Acrobat (latest version)
* Alchemy Publisher 3.0
* MS-Office Professional (latest version)
* Open Office (latest version)
* Project 2013
* Visio 2013

CAT-TOOLS

* Across (latest version)
* Alchemy Catalyst Lite (latest version)
* Alchemy Catalyst Translator PRO 9.0
* Fluency Professional 2013
* MemoQ (latest version)
* MemSource (latest version)
* MultiTerm Extract 2014
* Passolo 2015
* POEdit
* SDL Trados 2014 Suite Freelance (latest version)
* Subtitle Workshop (latest version)
* Wordfast Anywhere
* Wordfast PRO (latest version)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

STEMG, IATIS

TRAINING CONDUCTED:

Webinars on Proz.com – A list of all my Webinars may be found here: http://www.proz.com/translator-training/trainers/742/courses
This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects378
With client feedback12
Corroborated12
100% positive (12 entries)
positive12
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Translation311
Editing/proofreading43
Software localization13
Website localization5
Training session2
Subtitling2
Transcription1
Operations management1
Language pairs
German to Greek157
English to Greek133
English to German56
Greek to German40
Greek to English12
German to English5
4
English1
Greek1
Specialty fields
Computers: Software51
Furniture / Household Appliances39
Medical: Instruments27
Mechanics / Mech Engineering22
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino21
Law: Contract(s)21
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs21
Computers: Systems, Networks21
IT (Information Technology)20
Tourism & Travel20
Telecom(munications)18
Business/Commerce (general)18
Internet, e-Commerce18
Manufacturing14
Medical: Health Care12
Computers: Hardware12
Marketing / Market Research12
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng10
Automotive / Cars & Trucks10
Finance (general)10
Food & Drink10
Nutrition10
Journalism9
Construction / Civil Engineering9
Surveying8
Medical (general)7
Engineering: Industrial7
Cooking / Culinary7
Government / Politics6
Linguistics6
Energy / Power Generation6
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion6
Other6
Cosmetics, Beauty6
Law (general)5
Electronics / Elect Eng5
Transport / Transportation / Shipping5
Livestock / Animal Husbandry4
Medical: Pharmaceuticals4
Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)4
Automation & Robotics3
Advertising / Public Relations3
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters3
Medical: Dentistry2
Media / Multimedia2
Patents2
Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright2
Computers (general)2
Human Resources2
Management2
Education / Pedagogy2
Retail2
Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.2
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama2
International Org/Dev/Coop2
Religion1
Real Estate1
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)1
Medical: Cardiology1
Investment / Securities1
Insurance1
Economics1
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting1
Poetry & Literature1
Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts)1
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings1
Aerospace / Aviation / Space1
Sports / Fitness / Recreation1
Environment & Ecology1
Military / Defense1
Names (personal, company)1
Printing & Publishing1
Music1
Geology1
Astronomy & Space1
Other fields
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