Members Of French-American Chamber Of Commerce (FACC) Elect Marcela Arbeláez As Florida Board Member

Members of French-American Chamber Of Commerce (FACC) Elect Marcela Arbeláez as Florida Board Member. The CEO of Lingua Franca Translations Has Been An Active Member Since 2014.

Lingua Franca Translations, a specialized translation and multilingual digital marketing agency based in Miami, announces the election of CEO, Marcela Arbeláez, as a new board member of the FACC of Florida until 2018. The newly unanimously elected president is Gary Birnberg who supersedes the successful tenure of the prior president Severine Gianese.

The FACC Florida is a non-profit organization which mission is to build, maintain and nurture business relationships between France and the United States for corporate and individual members throughout the South Florida area. The appointment of Marcela Arbeláez will allow her to continue her initiative of integration among incoming and local enterprises, as well as mentoring and supporting businesses in developing comprehensive export initiatives that involve logistics, consulting as well as multilingual marketing practices.

Ms. Arbeláez has been an active member of the International Committee and currently volunteers as co-chair of the Consular and Trade Committee of Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and was recently appointed as a new member of the South Florida DEC (District Export Council) Committee.

“It is truly an honor to be a new board member of the FACC,” said Marcela Arbeláez, Founder and CEO of Lingua Franca Translations. “France is the second-largest trading nation in Western Europe, and Miami is without a doubt the hub of the Americas. The business community in Miami has a common goal: Expanding business opportunities in Miami and contributing to build a diverse economy for local and incoming entrepreneurs. We know that business leaders need reliable resources and solutions to grow, which is why our mission is to serve as the gateway of this global community.”

Lingua Franca Translations provides specialized language solutions and consulting services to different types of businesses and industries that are interested in penetrating foreign markets. The company also offers certified translation services, localization and interpretation services, as well as a deep understanding of the legal translation services, import/export industry, PR and multilingual Marketing sectors, which allows the company to offer comprehensive social media and digital marketing solutions for any industry. Lingua Franca Translations also offers specialized translation services for areas such as public affairs, medical and pharmaceutical industries; it is a Minority certified enterprise, as well as a Federal and State approved language provider. Lingua Franca Translations caters to a variety of clients including SMEs, multinationals and global businesses looking to adapt to local cultures.

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About Lingua Franca Translations

Lingua Franca Translations is a professional language service company that provides translation and interpretation services in over 240 languages (including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Mandarin, Creole, Hebrew, Korean and Arabic) to law firms and corporate clients. All of our translators are members of the American Translators Association and our interpreters are certified by their respective courts. We pride ourselves on accurate and timely translations.

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