Interpreters Unlimited, Inc., President, Sayed Ali Selected as Semifinalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, San Diego
April 19, 2017—Ernst & Young last week announced semifinalists for its Entrepreneur of the Year Award in San Diego, which includes Sayed Ali, president of Interpreters Unlimited, Inc. The semifinalists represent local entrepreneurs and business owners who demonstrate excellent leadership, create job opportunities, exhibit good financial health and are active in the local community.
U.S. Small Business Administration Names Interpreters Unlimited, Inc. as Minority-Owned Small Business of the Year
April 11, 2017—The U.S. Small Business Administration, San Diego District Office recently announced its 2017 Small Business Awards Winners, which includes Interpreters Unlimited, Inc. as its Minority-Owned Business of the Year. Locally, the SBA honored 11 small business leaders and, in conjunction with National Small Business Week, is honoring small businesses from all 50 states and U.S. territories.
Interpreters Unlimited Named on Largest Private Companies List by the San Diego Business Journal
November 7, 2016–Interpreters Unlimited is proud to announce it is ranked on the San Diego Business Journal’s list of “Largest Private Companies.” The rankings are based purely on 2015 revenue of San Diego’s most successful companies.
Interpreters Unlimited to Extend Services for Federal, State and Local Governments Nationwide
October 24, 2016–Interpreters Unlimited is pleased to announce it will continue services for technology conglomerate, Serco, delivering telephone interpretation and document translation. Under the contract, Serco aims to complement its current service offering for Federal, state and local governments in the most requested languages in regions.
7-Year Contract Issued to Interpreters Unlimited by Arkansas Department of Human Services
October 21, 2016–The State of Arkansas Department of Human Services issued a seven year contract to Interpreters Unlimited to provide interpreting and translation services in 20 languages to persons with limited English proficiency. Under the contract, IU will do business as its sister company, Arkansas Spanish Interpreters and Translators (ASIT). The contract began October 1 and will expire September 30, 2023.
Telephone Interpreting Services to Impact 104K Florida Residents
October 13, 2016–The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART) recently awarded Interpreters Unlimited with a three year contract for on-site interpretation, telephone interpretation and document translation to serve limited English proficiency (LEP) persons. Under this contract, HART seeks to ensure LEP persons are not left behind and aims to increase awareness through professional language services. HART’s current operation includes 182 bus routes for the cities of Tampa, Temple, Terrace, parts of unincorporated Hillsborough County, Florida with connections to Pinella County.
Housing Authority of San Bernardino Awards Language Services Contract to Interpreters Unlimited
October 11, 2016–Interpreters Unlimited was recently awarded a three year contract with the Housing Authority of San Bernardino County to supply telephone interpretation, on-site interpretation and document translation services effective, October 1-September 30, 2019. With this contract, IU will provide interpretation in 37 foreign languages, as well as American Sign Language, and written translations in nine languages to the Housing Authority’s 30,000 residents. The Authority aims to help residents become financially independent as the demand for affordable housing increases.
18 Upcoming Public Forums to Address Language Concerns in Central Valley
September 24, 2016–Interpreters Unlimited was recently awarded a two-year contract to become the sole provider for the California High Speed Rail Authority, delivering interpretation and translation services to limited English proficiency residents of Central Valley. Under the contract, IU will provide foreign language interpreters for an anticipated 18 public forums to be hosted by HSR in a 12 month period. Written translation of public notices, flyers and other documentation will also be supplied during the construction phase of the high-speed passenger railway system.
San Diego-Based Interpreters Unlimited Receives Third-Consecutive Ranking on Inc. 5000 List
August 26, 2016–Interpreters Unlimited, a San Diego-based language services and medical transportation company, was recently included on Inc. Magazine’s 2016 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America. The exclusive ranking honors companies that demonstrate growth, leadership and ethical business practices. For a third-consecutive year, IU continues to bridge communication gaps nationwide with its professional interpreting and translating services.