Working languages:
German to English

Martin Robinshaw
highly motivated and experienced

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Affiliations Blue Board: Media Lengua / Martin Robinshaw
Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
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Currencies accepted Euro (eur), U. S. dollars (usd)
Experience Registered at Oct 1999. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials German to English (Bundesverband der Dolmetscher und Übersetzer)
Memberships VD (Germany), BDÜ
Software DejaVu, Passolo, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, STAR Transit
Language Skills:
German ->English professional independent translator, copy-writer, copy-editor and proof-reader.
Bilingual, native language is English with the experience of working 10 years in Germany. Excellent writing and computer skills. Keen interest in linguistics.

Areas of Specialization:
Advertising / Mass Media / Marketing / IT & Computer Hardware & Software / Graphic Arts & Communication Technology / Management / Business / Tourism / Hotel & Catering

Special Skills:
Advertising adaptations and localization project management (Web sites/software applications/multimedia), multilingual cross-media consultancy, adaptation project management and consultancy in cross-cultural communication for English language markets.

- Repton School, England, - Secondary education & university entrance examinations
- Manchester Metropolitan University, BTec Business Management
- Napier College, Scotland, Diploma in Marketing & Computer Studies.

Personal Portrait:
Having studied Business Management at Manchester Metropolitan University in England, and completing a diploma in Marketing and Computer Studies at Napier College in Edinburgh, Scotland, Martin Robinshaw worked in sales and marketing on several computer titles including PC User and CadCam International at EMAP Business and Computer Publications, the B-to-B Division of EMAP PLC, one of Europe's largest publishing houses. After several years at EMAP, he subsequently moved on to take up managerial posts at Dennis Publishing Co. Ltd. where he was assistant advertisement manager on Mac User and advertisement manager on Microscope. In his first agency post before moving to Germany, his position as project manager for Electronic Technology included developing innovative projects for electronic dialogue marketing. Here, he conceived and managed several projects for Blue Chip companies such as Unilever and Shell. In Germany, he worked as an independent marketing & advertising consultant, translator, copy-writer and translation and localization project-manager since 1995. Clients include among others, include deutsche Bank, Dun & Bradstreet, Hewlett Packard, DHL Worldwide, Compuware GmbH, Marantz Deutschland GmbH, Nintendo of Europe GmbH, the Plexiglas producer R

Profile last updated
Oct 16, 2016

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