Member since Nov '11

Working languages:
English to Italian
French to Italian
Italian (monolingual)

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Valentina Mellone
Marketing - Localization - Subtitling

Italy
Local time: 06:34 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Italian (Variant: Standard-Italy) Native in Italian
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Italian native speaker graduate translator, working in the English - Italian and French - Italian language pairs, Certified PRO for the English - Italian language pairand specializing in:


Tourism

  • Website localization for high-end hotelstimeshares and hotel chains: descriptions of destinationsvacation packages, accommodations, activities, services and facilities, special offers, cancellation policies, loyalty program terms and conditions;
  • Translation of training materials for employees, job postingsmagazine articles, press releases, letters and other materials for internal use only.

Fashion


  • Website localization and translation of brochurescatalogs, product descriptions and lookbooks for luxury brands of clothingfootwearsporting goodswatchesjewelry and other accessories;
  • Translation of training materials for salespersons, letters and other materials for internal use only.

Localization



Subtitling


  • Translation and QC of subtitles for specialized agencies;
  • Volunteer subtitler for TED;
  • Translated in team into Italian the English subtitles of the film Dying in Athens by Nikos Panayotopoulos, showed at the 8th European Film Festival in Lecce (Italy);
  • Subtitled the first episode of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy BBC TV series for my Master's thesis: Subtitling an English science fiction TV series for an Italian audience: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams.

Literature


  • Took part in the translation of the drama monologue Nice by Mustapha Matura made by the students of the Postgraduate Master Course in Translation of Post-Colonial Texts;
  • Translated Asimov's short story Party by Satellite (unpublished in Italy) for my Bachelor's thesis: Translating Science Fiction: Isaac Asimov’s Party by Satellite.

 


“I outsourced some video game texts to Valentina and she brilliantly managed to provide quality translations in a timely fashion. She succeeded in keeping the requested style and terminology while asking the right questions. Definitely working with her again!”


You can read this and other comments from people I worked with on this page and on my LinkedIn profile.

You can contact me through this profile or via e-mail: info (@) traduzionivm.com or valentina.mellone (@) gmail.com

For further information about me you can visit this tab.

 

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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: 213
PRO-level pts: 190


Top languages (PRO)
English to Italian152
French to Italian26
Italian to English12
Top general fields (PRO)
Other74
Marketing51
Art/Literary40
Law/Patents13
Tech/Engineering8
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Top specific fields (PRO)
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion41
Poetry & Literature32
Tourism & Travel26
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters19
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama16
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs13
Marketing / Market Research12
Pts in 6 more flds >

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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 feedback1
Corroborated2
100% positive (1 entry)
positive1
neutral0
negative0

Job type
Subtitling3
Translation1
Language pairs
English to Italian3
French to Italian1
Specialty fields
Cinema, Film, TV, Drama3
Games / Video Games / Gaming / Casino1
Other fields
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