Member since May '10

Working languages:
English to German
German to English
German (monolingual)

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June 2018

Melanie Meyer
Marketing, Nutrition, Fitness & More

Local time: 14:55 EDT (GMT-4)

Native in: German Native in German
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Account type Freelancer, Identity Verified Verified member
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Transcription, Copywriting
Specializes in:
Marketing / Market ResearchNutrition
Food & DrinkBusiness/Commerce (general)
Sports / Fitness / RecreationAdvertising / Public Relations
Cosmetics, BeautyRetail

Preferred currency USD
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 173, Questions answered: 106, Questions asked: 12
Payment methods accepted Check, Money order, PayPal, Paypal
Translation education Other - German Chamber of Trade and Industry; Benedict International Language School, Cologne; Sprach- und Übersetzungsinstitut Dr. Alami, Cologne, Germany
Experience Years of translation experience: 8. Registered at Feb 2010. Became a member: May 2010.
Credentials English to German (IHK Köln, verified)
German to English (IHK Köln, verified)
Memberships ATA
TeamsFood, Nutrition and Culinary Translators
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, SDL TRADOS
CV/Resume CV available upon request / Lebenslauf auf Anfrage
Training sessions attended Attended 17 training sessions

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Welcome! Herzlich willkommen!

Professional English and German translator since March 2010,
native in German, residing in Washington, D.C., USA

• Extensive experience translating in the following fields:

- Marketing, Advertising, Websites, Retail
- Nutrition, Food & Drink
- Fitness & Health
- General business (except Legal and Finance)
- User manuals

• Consistently excellent client reviews and feedback (details on website and upon request)

• More than ten years of prior business experience in international environments, including 6 years at US Embassy, Germany, HR Office

• Offering top-quality and culturally sensitive translations, readable and clear, with exceptional attention to detail and of course always on time

About me:
- Born and raised in Germany, studied English since 5th grade and became fully bilingual by working for US Embassy for 6 years and living in the United States since 2006.
- Lifelong exposure to foreign languages and cultures on three different continents (Europe, Asia and North America), always curious and ready to learn more.
- Great passion for languages, traveling and literature as well as fitness, sports and health.

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: 177
PRO-level pts: 173

Top languages (PRO)
English to German112
German to English61
Top general fields (PRO)
Pts in 2 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Sports / Fitness / Recreation20
Tourism & Travel20
Human Resources12
Medical (general)12
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama8
Furniture / Household Appliances8
Pts in 18 more flds >

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