Free-lance Translator, Editor and Desktop Publisher Specializing in Spanish, Italian, French, English and Portuguese.
Awards Acknowledgment of Excellence, for translation services, Globalink Inc.
Special Skills Complete mastery of Spanish, Italian, French, English and Portuguese.
Associations American Translators Association.
List of Subject Competence
Botany Chemical Engineering
Chemistry Children’s Literature
Data Processing & Computers Dentistry
Education Food & Nutrition
Genetics Geology & Geophysics
Medical Science Meteorology
Photography & Cinematography Political Science
Psychology & Psychiatry Public Health
Sociology & Social Sciences Sports
Technical & Scientific Theatre
Equipment Macintosh - Quadra 610 with Iomega Zip Disk
Software Packages: MS Word with Spanish, French and Italian dictionaries; Frame Maker; QuarkXPress; PageMaker; MacLink Translator to convert file formats; MacDraw Pro; Adobe Illustrator; Adobe Exchange to create PDF, etc. Modem incorporated. Laser Writer Postcript Level III.
PC - Pentium with SyQuest EZ Drive 135
Software Packages: MS Word with Spanish, French and Italian dictionaries; Microsoft Works 3.0; PageMaker; Frame Maker; Hot Dog 3.2 to create web pages; Acrobat Exchange, etc. ScanJet 5200C. Modem incorporated.
Since 1988 I have worked as a full-time translator and hold pre-approved contracts with a number of private business and translation agencies (i.e. Wordnet, Cambridge Translations, Globalink, Rennert Bilingual, The Boston Language Institute, D.B. Smith&Co., Inc. Holland & Knight, etc.)
August 1997 Desktop Publisher Consultant Rockwell Corporation, Brooktree Division, Sorrento Valley, CA. Primary contract responsibility was design and development of new books and catalogs for their new products in Frame Maker 5.0, and creation of PDF files for such books and catalogs.
Summer 1996 On-line translator for Discovery Channel during the 1996 Olympic Games.
August 1993 Desktop Publisher Consultant Rockwell Corporation, Brooktree Division, Sorrento Valley, CA. Primary contract responsibility was design and development of new books and catalogs for their new products in Frame Maker 3.0.
1991-1992 International Customer Support Representative and Technical Test Coordinator for Ventura Software Inc., San Diego, CA. Testing of software organizing technical meetings with engineers, customer support for Field Testers. Headed Customer Support for non English speaking countries.
1988 -1991 Translator, Desktop Publisher and Writer for Levitz Sommer Learning Systems, Carlsbad, CA. Translation, editing and design of instructional materials.
1986 -1988 Foreign Affairs Representative for American Chamber of Commerce/American Embassy, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Import/Export counseling liaison for American Businessmen in Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Chile. Coordinated Annual AMCHAM Book. Provided interpretation for conferences and workshops.
1985 -1986 Executive Assistant to the President for United Nations - Project PNUD A-28/86. Organization of meetings and subsequent translations into French, English and Spanish. Proposal design and Public Relations.
1981-1982 Medicine - Two years at the Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina.
1988 Bachelor of Arts in Literature, Art and Foreign Languages, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina.
1990 English Rethoric and Ethimology, UCSD, La Jolla, California
1991-93 Numerous Courses in Subjects of Competence, UCSD.
Publications Lozanov Accelerates Spanish, Levitz Sommer (1989, California)
The Magic Finger Series, Schneider Educational Products (1991,
California) in Spanish.
Barcos Magazine, newsreporter covering the events of the America’s Cup 1992.
The Life Maintenance Manual by Cecilia Anastos (1995)
Manual para el Mantenimiento de la Salud by Cecilia Anastos (1995)