Working languages:
Swedish to English
English to Swedish

Stefan A. M. Adamek
Where the human touch is needed…

Alameda, California, United States
Local time: 05:36 PST (GMT-8)

Native in: Swedish Native in Swedish, English Native in English
User message
Bringing 30+ years experience with unique diversity, quality driven
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, MT post-editing, Transcription, Project management, Vendor management, Sales, Operations management
Expertise
Specializes in:
Mechanics / Mech EngineeringShips, Sailing, Maritime
Cooking / CulinaryBusiness/Commerce (general)
Computers (general)Furniture / Household Appliances
Poetry & LiteratureTelecom(munications)
Advertising / Public RelationsMilitary / Defense

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 234, Questions answered: 121
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 1
Translation education Bachelor's degree - Culinary Academy - Management & Economy, Helsingborg
Experience Years of translation experience: 42. Registered at ProZ.com: May 2009.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Swedish to English (Please see resume.)
English to Swedish (Please see resume.)
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AutoCAD, Dreamweaver, FrameMaker, Frontpage, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Open Office, CadStd, Pagemaker, Powerpoint
CV/Resume English (PDF)
Bio
SENIOR SALES – OPERATIONS & CUSTOMER SERVICE PRO 20+ YEARS EXPERIENCE IN HOSPITALITY AND CONSUMER PRODUCTS AND ASSOCIATED FIELDS
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30+ years hands on experience in managing and translation of all information related to market research, selection of manufacturer, product development and/or products for international import and national distribution including all marketing material as well as technical documentation/instructions and manuals
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OVERVIEW
* Highly qualified people oriented Sales & Operations / Customer Service pro bringing 20+ years of in-depth hands-on experience with a rich mix of business development, business & sales management coupled with a technical expertise.

* Proven ability to overcome complex business challenges and improve operational efficiency through persistent and detail-oriented insight and supervision of all aspects of operations consequently implementing innovative solutions.
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KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Customer Service & Retention
Sales & Sales Force Management
Operations & Marketing Management
Product Development and Management
Account/Territory Management
Business Turnaround
Skilled in problem solving & root cause identification.
Strong analytic and decision-making abilities.
European Kitchen Equipment & Table-Top specialist.
Exceptional technical skills in mechanical & electro mechanical areas.
Unusual skill-set & hands on experience from construction trade.
Excellent artisan with passion for restoration and detailing.
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OTHER SKILLS
Detail oriented and persistent by nature, creative yet realistic and pragmatic thinker and doer.
Strong Profit-Orientation & Style that facilitates & promotes the belief in “going the extra mile for each-and-every customer” will create “win-win” environment that secures a healthy growth of profits.
Extensive and unique diversity with hands-on experience from all levels giving insight and ability to resolving long-standing problems and creating solution that promotes Quality, Business-Etiquette, and Team-Building.
Energetic and creative “Jack-Of-All-Trades” professional originated from the culinary academy followed by Sales – Marketing and Operations in wholesale & retail environment to the European Hotel & Restaurant industry.
20+ years experience with PC Computers hardware, components, operating system and technology.
Strategic positioning, restructuring and reorganization of problem businesses.
Skilled at translating strategy to practical business plans that result in profitable budgets when needed.
Comprehensive experience in New-Business-Startup and Business Turnaround.
Hands on experience in Graphic Design, Desktop Publishing, Web Design, Web-Site Development and Management.
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: 241
PRO-level pts: 234


Top languages (PRO)
Swedish to English125
English to Swedish109
Top general fields (PRO)
Tech/Engineering174
Bus/Financial28
Other17
Law/Patents4
Art/Literary4
Pts in 2 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Construction / Civil Engineering55
Engineering (general)28
Mechanics / Mech Engineering28
Automotive / Cars & Trucks17
Electronics / Elect Eng16
Engineering: Industrial10
Finance (general)8
Pts in 18 more flds >

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Keywords: English to Swedish, Swedish to English;, Translation, Interpreting, Editing, Proofreading, Editing, Post-Editing, Transcription, Project Management, Vendor Management, ; Sales, Culinary Industry, Professional Appliances, Restaurant Equipment, Cooking, Culinary, Sailing, Ships, Maritime, Mechanics, Mech Engineering, Computers (general), Computers Hardware, Household Appliances, Operations Management, Business Commerce (general), Poetry & Literature, Telecom(munications), Advertising, Public Relations, Military / Defense, Sales, Operations Management, Mechanics / Mech Engineering Ships, Sailing, Maritime, Engineering (general), Construction, Civil Engineering, International Organisation Development & Coop, Computers, Computer Hardware, Automotive, Cars & Trucks, Architecture, Science (general), IT (Information Technology), Internet, e-Commerce, Geography, Mining & Minerals, Gems, History, Biology (-tech, -chem, micro-), Marketing, Market Research, Photography, Imaging (& Graphic Arts), Tourism & Travel, Management, Manufacturing, Printing & Publishing, Music, Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.), Medical, Health Care, Mathematics, Statistics, Meteorology, Real Estate, Surveying, Transport / Transportation, Shipping, Economics


Profile last updated
Apr 10, 2014



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