Working languages:
Spanish to English

Mary Gardner Hume
30 years professional LATAM experience

Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Local time: 21:18 ART (GMT-3)

Native in: English 
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Transcription, Training, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Law: Contract(s)Medical (general)
Finance (general)Advertising / Public Relations
Law: Patents, Trademarks, CopyrightBusiness/Commerce (general)
Media / MultimediaMarketing / Market Research
ManagementTourism & Travel

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 45, Questions answered: 42, Questions asked: 15
Blue Board entries made by this user  2 entries

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Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Experience Years of translation experience: 6. Registered at Jul 2015. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Spanish to English (Instituto Superior New Start D-130)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Fluency, MateCat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, MetaTexis, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, SDL Cloud Source, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
Training sessions attended Trainings
U.S. citizen with a B.A. in Business Administration specialized in Marketing and International Business. Over 30 years of professional experience working in multi-national companies based in Latin America. Experienced in food and beverage, home care, personal care, professional hair care, banking/credit card/financial services, pet food, mining lubricant and licensing industries including character, entertainment, and sports (FIFA, PGA Tour).

C-level bilingual written and oral communication including strategic plans, traditional advertising, corporate communications, annual reports, financial reports, industry reports, competitive reports and market research. General Management legal skills including negotiating and drafting contracts for real estate, human resources, service and intellectual property representation.

Working knowledge of factories and equipment of the aforementioned industries including packaging, printing and product development, testing, and Q&A. Worked with government agencies for project approvals and acted as Corporate Spokesperson with NGO's for crisis management.

Successful translation projects also include medical reports, pathology reports, lawsuits, scripts, training materials, and Intellectual Property reports.

Fully versed in ES<>EN slang, colloquial and idiomatic expressions, depending on the subject matter, I focus on trans-creating; that is to ensure that the target language version transmits the sensation of the source text, to ensure the end user experience is replicated. ProZ verified member.
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This user has earned KudoZ points by helping other translators with PRO-level terms. Click point total(s) to see term translations provided.

Total pts earned: 49
PRO-level pts: 45

Top languages (PRO)
Spanish to English41
English to Spanish4
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Medical: Pharmaceuticals8
Law: Contract(s)6
Education / Pedagogy4
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters4
Metallurgy / Casting4
Sports / Fitness / Recreation4
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng4
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Keywords: marketing, market research, consumer research, international marketing, advertising, social media, internet, html programming, finance, annual reports, financial reporting, accounting ledgers, intellectual property, patents, entertainment, sports, soccer, golf, spanish, technology, cyber security, localization, transcreation, translation, advertising, communications, marketing and sales materials, scripts, economy, economics, human resources, training, operations, procurement contracts, general legal, representation contracts, medical reports, pathology reports, cardiology, nutrition, tourism, hospitality, professional hair care, mining, personal care, licensing, banking, food and beverage, pet food.

Profile last updated
Jul 10, 2017

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