English to Urdu - Rates: 0.10 - 0.20 USD per word / 30 - 40 USD per hour English to Hindi - Rates: 0.05 - 0.10 USD per word / 25 - 30 USD per hour Hindi to English - Rates: 0.05 - 0.10 USD per word Urdu to English - Rates: 0.05 - 0.10 USD per word Panjabi to English - Rates: 0.20 - 0.30 USD per word
U. S. dollars (usd)
Years of translation experience: 38. Registered at ProZ.com: Aug 2003.
Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, CafeTran Espresso, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, OmegaT, Urdu Inpage, Powerpoint, QuarkXPress, SDL TRADOS, Wordfast
CV available upon request
Enabling clients develop and implement strategies to harvest niche ethnic markets.
Creating original communications & copywriting in Hindi and Urdu based on client objectives.
Dubbing & transcreating TV & Radio commercials.
Localizing web content.
Creative writing for film & TV.
DTP & graphic designing in multiple languages.
Three decades of experience localizing advertising campaigns and marketing programs in India, North America and the Middle East.
Creative & Account Management positions held in multinational advertising agencies - Lowe (Lintas), LLT Advertising, Fortune Advertising, Tihama, Clarion DMB&B.
Created local advertising for South Asian audiences for Bell Canada, Levers, P&G, Johnson & Johnson, HSBC, Western Union, Canadian Tire, TELUS Mobility, Federal Auction Service, the Ontario Liberal Party... and more.
Worked on leading brands in diverse product categories - Durables, Consumables, Packaged Goods, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Jewellery, Telecommunications, Banking, Insurance, Retail, Technical, Computers, IT