Experienced in the following areas:
Native Spanish-speaker. A freelance translator and copywriter since 1990.
Bilingual Communications Consultants
Bilingual translator and copywriter experienced in public relations, advertising, and the three news media -print, television, and radio.
Some of my clients: AT&T, Lucent Technologies, Apple, IBM, Canon, Imation, Samsung, Prudential , HIP Health Plan of Florida, and video production houses and PR agencies.
Worldnet, U.S. Information Agency
Produced interactive TV program broadcast to U.S. embassies' conference rooms in Latin America.
Congressional News Reporter
Voice of America
At the U.S. Congress, covered political and economic issues of interest to Latin American audiences. Produced documentaries when Congress was in recess. Besides winning a Second Place award in radio production from the Syracuse University, received a plaque from Radio Marti for "outstanding news coverage."
Worked as producer and reporter of investigative news series for this local newscast.Won two Emmys for my reporting -besides being nominated in other categories- and a plaque from the Health Council of South Florida for an investigative news series.
Master of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature / Queens College, The City University of New York.
Bachelor of Arts (Major: Latin American studies) / City College of New York
Fifteen graduate course credits in applied English linguistics / Florida International University