Member since Dec '06

Working languages:
Latvian to English
English to Latvian
Russian to Latvian
Hungarian to Latvian

Ilona Kangro
Fast, reliable, flexible

RIGA, Riga, Latvia
Local time: 13:37 EEST (GMT+3)

Native in: Latvian Native in Latvian
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7 positive reviews
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Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Website localization, Software localization, Training
Specializes in:
Games / Video Games / Gaming / CasinoInvestment / Securities
Advertising / Public RelationsBusiness/Commerce (general)
Cosmetics, BeautyEducation / Pedagogy
Law: Contract(s)Media / Multimedia
PsychologyCertificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs

KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 266, Questions answered: 106, Questions asked: 41
Payment methods accepted PayPal, MasterCard, Visa | Send a payment via ProZ*Pay
Translation education Other - The University of Latvia
Experience Years of experience: 17. Registered at Nov 2006. Became a member: Dec 2006.
Credentials Latvian to English (European Commission - DG ACI , verified)
English to Latvian (European Commission - DG ACI, verified)
Latvian to English (Interpreting The University of Latvia, verified)
English to Latvian (Interpreting The University of Latvia, verified)
Memberships Latvian Translators' and Interpreters' Association
Software Adobe Acrobat, MateCat, memoQ, MemSource Cloud, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Plunet BusinessManager, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS, Wordbee, XTM, XTRF Translation Management System
Forum posts 21 forum posts
CV/Resume CV available upon request
Conference participation Conference attended
Training sessions attended Trainings
Professional practices Ilona Kangro endorses's Professional Guidelines.
Dear customers and colleagues!

I am a qualified translator/interpreter with over 10 years' experience in the field. I started as an English teacher and gradually embraced more and more opportunities to interpret and translate, finally settling down as a fully fledged translator/interpreter with a professional education and Diploma in translation and interpreting.

Marketing-related translations, like cosmetics advertisements, customer-friendly product descriptions, websites, press releases etc. are my cup of tea as I enjoy taking a creative approach. Other areas of specialization include, but are not limited to, economics, education, EU affairs, business documentation, including articles of association, contracts, correspondence etc., investment funds, online gaming, health care, cooking.

In addition, I am an accredited EU conference interpreter and have the experience of working in a multitude of settings, such as conferences, meetings, negotiations, press conferences, exhibition openings, workshops, etc. in all most common interpretation modes, such as simultaneous, consecutive, whisper-translation, video conferences, and community interpreting.

The key words describing my performance are: creative, fast, reliable, open to learning, flexible and pleasant to deal with.

References and my CV are available upon request. I am looking forward to cooperating with you.

Yours sincerely,
Ilona Kangro
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: 282
PRO-level pts: 266

Top languages (PRO)
English to Latvian230
Latvian to English36
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Mechanics / Mech Engineering31
Law (general)24
Medical (general)20
Tourism & Travel16
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters12
Law: Contract(s)12
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This user has reported completing projects in the following job categories, language pairs, and fields.

Project History Summary
Total projects4
With client feedback3
100% positive (3 entries)

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Language pairs
English to Latvian3
Russian to Latvian1
Specialty fields
Advertising / Public Relations1
Cosmetics, Beauty1
Other fields
Construction / Civil Engineering1
Mechanics / Mech Engineering1
Keywords: Conference interpreter, marketing/PR, contracts, medicine, food, education, psychology, insurance, websites, English-Latvian translator, Russian-Latvian translator, angļu-latviešu, krievu-latviešu, latviešu-angļu, tulks, tulkotājs, ungāru, ungāru-latviešu, sinhronā tulkošana, secīgā tulkošana, gaming, health care

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