Working languages:
Arabic to English
Spanish to English
English to Arabic

David Palmer
language services; translation memories

Local time: 17:48 MST (GMT-7)

Native in: English Native in English, Spanish Native in Spanish
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, Transcription, Desktop publishing
Specializes in:
Aerospace / Aviation / SpaceEngineering: Industrial
Medical: Health CareGeneral / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
Finance (general)Internet, e-Commerce
EconomicsPetroleum Eng/Sci
Computers (general)Real Estate

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 83, Questions answered: 99, Questions asked: 1
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Standards / Certification(s) ISO 9001, SDL Certified
Experience Years of experience: 22. Registered at Jan 2010. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials English to Arabic (DLI-military)
English to Greek (military)
English to Italian (University of Arizona)
Arabic to English (UN and DLI - military)
English to Spanish (US Department of Defense)

Memberships ATA, MMIA, CHIA
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, DejaVu, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Multicorpora, SDL TRADOS, Translation Workspace, TransSuite2000, Wordfast
SDL MultiTerm 2009 for Translators (Certified)
Events and training
Professional practices David Palmer endorses's Professional Guidelines (v1.1).
David Palmer is a subject matter expert in the fields of language access, diversity and cultural competency. Mr. Palmer was until January 2008, a Healthcare Market Manager at Language Line Services. He was a certified Arabic linguist and translator in the US Army where he attended the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, CA. Following his military career, Mr. Palmer attended the University of Arizona and became proficient in Italian and Persian/Farsi studying under the world renowned Dr. Senzil Navid. He has worked for several major market players in the language access field and maintains a network of over 500 interpreters. Mr. Palmer is knowledgeable about competitive landscapes, business drivers, service offerings, major players, key customers, and market potential and growth. Mr. Palmer is currently a consultant, lecturer and freelance translator with specialties in financial report translation, IT/software translation and other spaces.
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Total pts earned: 83
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Top languages (PRO)
Spanish to English27
English to Arabic20
Arabic to English16
English to Spanish12
French to English8
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Medical (general)12
Finance (general)12
Law: Contract(s)8
Law (general)8
Military / Defense7
Cooking / Culinary4
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Keywords: spanish, english, arabic, localization, localisation, globalization, computers, manuals, books, movies, subtitling

Profile last updated
Mar 9, 2016