If we were able to master all of the languages that exist in the world, it would be so easy to travel, conduct businesses, do all kinds of tasks, and relate with anyone and everyone around us. Given the fact that our reality is another one, finding the best tools to adjust and thrive in a constantly evolving society is always the key.
In terms of communications, translation companies have taken an important role as the main facilitating tool for individuals and companies trying to understand new cultures, conduct business and move up in an always competing world. But which are the best-translating companies in the market right now? And what makes them the best options around? Let’s take a look.
Sean Patrick Hopwood’s company Day Translations, founded in 2007, has consistently been on top of the professional translating game online ever since its formation. Their passion for striving for excellence in the translation service is clear from the get-go. By offering translating services that cover all sorts of topics, from medical to cultural, artistic, and business-related, in over 140 different languages, DT has shown why customers value the company and is the first option for translations.
Having 60 offices in different parts of the world stretching from North and South America to Asia and Europe, as well as top-of-the-line online services, is one of the reasons why Day Translations is seen as the best option for accurate translation services.
Being the largest private provider of translation services puts TransPerfect in number two on our list. Founded in 1992 by Phil Shawe and Liz Elting in New York City, a city where the main headquarters are, the company now holds 85 smaller outlets and offices around the world while holding two other headquarter offices in London and Hong Kong.
TransPerfect is known for offering top-quality translation services in various fields from legal to finance, media, entertainment, and sciences. Customers are set up with their own project manager who works as a concierge to take care of all the customer’s needs from beginning to end and ensure a top-notch translation.
After seeing first-hand the slow and poor service translation companies offered business owners in need of those specific services, Speakt CEO Nikolaos Sitsanis founded Speakt in 2010 to be able to offer a better service.
Their hands-on approach to translating allows their customers to not have to worry about any translation-related needs, offering assistance from beginning to end between translating and quality assurance. With a network of over four thousand certified translators around the world with expertise in 12 different industries like software, travel, and medical Speakt is considered one of the best options online for translating.
Coming from the land of the rising sun, Gengo was founded in 2008 by Matthew Romain and Robert Laing, in Tokyo, Japan, where their headquarters are still located. Both Romain and Laing have previous audio research engineering and translating experience for Sony which helped them have a leg up when starting their business.
Gengo, with offices in Japan, the USA, and the UK have been considered one of the best-translating companies in the market, being considered the best in the market for years before slowing their pace down. By offering satellite offices around the world they can connect customers with translators in their respective areas for a more personalized style of work.
CEO Ofer Tirosh founded Tomedes translation company with a vision to deliver accurate translation services to businesses, always holding the quality of translations as well as customer service satisfaction as their main goals.
With their headquarters in Israel and staff bases in the USA and the Philippines Tomedes can offer 24/7 services for customers looking for translating jobs. Their translation areas of expertise expand over 50 different specialties with the management of over 100 languages.
One Hour Translation
Hailing from Lehi, Utah, where their headquarters are located, One-Hour Translation was founded in 2008 by Ofer Shoshan with the idea of offering an affordable translation service done by native speaking linguists and translators for easier understanding of the content in need of translating.
One Hour Translations has built a networking community of over 25,000 professional translators and linguists across over 100 countries to reach as many people as they can.
Eric Fixmer founded Rosetta Translation in 2004 in London England looking to offer high quality and efficient language translation services for documents, websites and any other need customers may be going through.
Having offices in the UK, USA, France, and China makes them a strong option for customers looking for a company that offers top-of-the-line and modern translation and data mining tools that help reduce errors and offer top-line results.
It’s been 24 years since Dr. James Wei founded EC Innovations in Singapore, making it one of the top leading communications and translation companies for multinational companies across Asia although at first, it started as a facilitator of supplies to bigger suppliers.
EC Innovations holds three main regional headquarters in Singapore, Budapest, and Wilmington, Virginia where their reputation as a customer-centric company with the highest levels of standards, creativity, and results are always held as the main component for customer satisfaction.
Language Line Solutions
CEO Scott Kline’s company Language Line Solutions has been offering top-quality translating solutions for customers of all walks of life since being founded by former policeman Jeff Munks and former Navy veteran Michael McFerrin in 1982.
With translation services ranging from something as simple as assisting in a routine medical visit to working with top brand businesses to help broaden their reach in the world, LLS has consistently been held at the highest standards and regards by customers around the world.
Smartling was founded in 2009 by CEO Jack Welde with a simple mindset in place “If commerce is driven by words, global commerce is fueled by the translation”. With their headquarters in New York City but specializing in online translation services for businesses, they have come up through the competition as one of the main options in the translating industry in actuality.
From offering quick solutions as translating website content for companies to big projects as helping in the translation projects for software companies, apps, gaming companies, and others Smartling has become a very reliable option for tech-driven companies looking for some extra help getting their messages out and around.