Working languages:
English to Spanish
Spanish to English

María Teresa Taylor Oliver
Synesthete with a flair for tasty words!

Panama City, Panama, Panama
Local time: 14:49 EST (GMT-5)

Native in: Spanish (Variants: Costa Rican, Panamanian, Nicaraguan, Mexican, Peruvian, Venezuelan, Cuban, Honduran, Argentine, US, Guatemalan, Salvadoran, Latin American, Colombian) Native in Spanish
Account type Freelance translator and/or interpreter, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Editing/proofreading
Expertise
Specializes in:
Cooking / CulinaryFood & Drink
Advertising / Public RelationsTourism & Travel
Real EstateGovernment / Politics
International Org/Dev/CoopBusiness/Commerce (general)
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 2704, Questions answered: 1605, Questions asked: 866
Payment methods accepted Wire transfer
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 3
Glossaries Animals & plants, Banking legislation, Computers, Education, Expressions, Financial, Food & Beverages, General, General Business, Geography

Translation education Bachelor's degree - Universidad Latina (Panama)
Experience Years of translation experience: 18. Registered at ProZ.com: Feb 2001.
ProZ.com Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials Spanish to English (Republic of Panama's Ministry of Education)
English to Spanish (Ministerio de Educación, Rep. de Panamá)
Memberships N/A
Software Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Wordfast
Website http://www.proz.com/profile/14571
Professional objectives
  • Meet new translation company clients
  • Meet new end/direct clients
  • Work for non-profits or pro-bono clients
  • Screen new clients (risk management)
  • Network with other language professionals
  • Find trusted individuals to outsource work to
  • Build or grow a translation team
  • Get help with terminology and resources
  • Learn more about interpreting / improve my skills
  • Learn more about additional services I can provide my clients
  • Learn more about the business side of freelancing
  • Stay up to date on what is happening in the language industry
  • Help or teach others with what I have learned over the years
  • Buy or learn new work-related software
  • Improve my productivity
Bio
Translator/­synesthete with a flair for tasty words! 
I am an English ↔ Spanish translator and editor with more than 15 years of experience working in various fields of expertise, both for direct clients and for local and foreign translation agencies. I have also worked for the U.S. Government, as well as for major companies in the technology sector.
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: 3452
PRO-level pts: 2704


Top languages (PRO)
English to Spanish2027
Spanish to English481
English108
Spanish64
English to French12
Pts in 2 more pairs >
Top general fields (PRO)
Other1079
Tech/Engineering564
Art/Literary333
Bus/Financial157
Social Sciences153
Pts in 4 more flds >
Top specific fields (PRO)
Other205
Poetry & Literature158
Computers (general)157
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters123
Idioms / Maxims / Sayings113
Computers: Software94
Law (general)84
Pts in 78 more flds >

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    Keywords: audio-visual, computers, international organizations, embassies, government, diplomatic, politics, copywriting, translation, proofreading, recipes, cookbooks, menus, tourism, travel, hotels, real estate, Panama, lifestyle, expats, marketing, advertising, website


    Profile last updated
    May 24



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