Established in 2004, Avantgarde Translations is committed to enriching and enhancing multilingual relations around the globe. With a focus on bridging the communication gaps between different cultures, we provide customized language solutions that go beyond the words to deliver an effective message for our clients. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina (USA), with offices in Mississauga, Ontario (Canada), Kenya and Nigeria (Africa), the company focuses on a broad global client base. Clients range from Fortune 1000 companies to private specialized international businesses in a variety of industries. While the languages clients most often request include Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese, Avantgarde Translations has a worldwide network of language professionals that expands its capability to over 100 languages. Founded by sisters, Memuna Williams and Isata Jones-Stanley, the company has been recognized for entrepreneurial and business savvy with the Rising Star of the Year Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners in Charlotte USA and the Women in Business Award from the Charlotte Business Journal. Avantgarde Translations is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) by the Minority Supplier Diversity Council of the Carolinas, and is a State of North Carolina Historically Underutilized Business (HUB). In addition to its sponsorship of CATI, it is also a Corporate Member of the American Translators Association (ATA). For more information, go to www.avantgardetranslations.com.