What Sets Us Apart?
OUR CULTURAL COMPETENCY
Our expertise and cultural competency ensure that the appropriate choice of words, tone, and semantics are employes to accommodate the cultural practices relevant to your target group.
Competitively priced for exceptional value. Our rates are some of the most affordable in the industry. High quality translations within your budget and expectations!
OUR NON-PROFIT CLIENTS
Since 1989, El Andar Translations has helped non-profit organizations communicate intelligently and quickly in over 20 languages. More than three hundred clients trust us. Our mission is to help organizations communicate their ideas clearly and accurately.
OUR LOCALIZATION SERVICES
El Andar’s localization team has the necessary skills to localize your project to satisfy the linguistic, cultural, and technical requirements of your target market.
OUR RUSH TRANSLATIONS
Need an urgent translation? Our translators can complete your job in 24 hours or fewer. Let us know your needs and we’ll work to meet them.
OUR ONE-STOP SHOP
At El Andar Translations we make your job easy for you. We can write, edit, proofread, research, translate, develop ideas, design and print any brochure, manual, newsletter, magazine, newspaper, annual report, book or document. We have tools to easily import and export content from any format.
OUR QUALITY REVIEW
Over 25 years, El Andar has developed and tested our practices and procedures, fine tuning them into an efficient workflow that allows us to meet our clients’ needs, uphold industry-wide standards of quality, and adapt to any timetable
OUR UNIQUE HISTORY
Building our service has been a journey more than a business, and it started with the poem Cantares by Spanish poet Antonio Machado, which begins: “Wanderer, there is no road, the road is made by walking.” It’s been a journey of opportunities. Thanks to you, we’ve been able to shape the path with success.
PR AND PUBLISHING
25 years of design and marketing expertise
WEB, NEWSLETTER AND COLLATERAL DESIGN
In-house designers ensure absolute control over quality and delivery schedules. Our designers communicate with project managers in real time, and our website translations are executed by professional translators (native-speaking humans — not machines!)
If you’re looking for out-of-the-box thinking for your brand or service, we can help you with marketing campaigns that break through the clutter and convey yout message convincingly. With more than two decades of experience in journalism, development, communication and advertising, we’ve worked on local, regional and national campaigns.
Marketing and ad campaigns
Sunset Publishing Co., Microsoft, Inc., Benchmark Management Corp., University of California, Granite Construction, Dignity Health - Dominican Hospital, Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital, Coast Commercial Bank, Santa Clara County Office of Education, City of Santa Cruz, Ecology Action, Baylands Nature Preserve Interpretive Center, Planned Parenthood, Alliance for Health, Doctors on Duty, Occidental College, O'Neill Sea Odyssey, Physicians Medical Group, Wells Fargo Bank, Access to Independence of San Diego, Inc., Pathfinders of Oregon and many more.
OUR TEAM INCLUDES NATIVE TRANSLATORS IN THE AREAS OF
HEALTHCARE, MARKETING, LAW, COMMERCE,
CORPORATE FINANCE, ACCOUNTING, TELECOMMUNICATIONS,
COMPUTER SOFTWARE/HARDWARE, ELECTRONICS, AND ECONOMICS.
We translate over one hundred languages into or from English: Chinese | Portuguese | Spanish | Arabic | French | Russian | German | Italian | Japanese | Korean | French | Vietnamese| Romanian | Dutch | Polish | and more
How Are You Responding to the Coronavirus Crisis? The coronavirus has infected thousands and killed hundreds around the world and it continues to spread. Healthcare organizations worldwide are working hard to treat patients, learn about the virus and quickly disseminate accurate information in many languages. The global health emergency has disrupted operations of travel industry[...]
We’re Human Rights Advocates “Standards that allow all people to live with dignity, freedom, equality, justice, and peace. Every person has these rights simply because they are human beings.” This is an excerpt from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This declaration continues to specify that these rights are not conditional based on things like: race, color, sex, language,[...]
INTELLIGENT COMMUNICATION IN ANY LANGUAGE EXPAND YOUR REACH: How Translations Can Help Nonprofits el Andar Translations: Dedicated to the success of nonprofit organizations, associations, and educational institutions. Communities across the United States and the world are struggling to overcome pressing social problems in education, health, and poverty alleviation. Demand continues to grow, and charitable resources[...]
INTELLIGENT COMMUNICATION IN ANY LANGUAGE Professional, Accurate Newsletter Translation NO MACHINES. JUST HUMANS. Our professional translators will translate your newsletter, magazine, or corporate communications into Spanish, French, German, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese, and more. We can also write and design your books, brochures, manuals, reports, websites and marketing materials. EXPERTS IN THE FIELD We have[...]
INTELLIGENT COMMUNICATION IN ANY LANGUAGE This Valentine’s Day Spread The Love: Reach Out To Other Cultures And Communities The purpose of a highly successful organization is to help the community or planet in some way. That means reaching out a hand to whoever is in need, regardless of color of skin, religion, economic status,[...]
IN TRANSLATION, PRECISION MATTERS We deliver translation, interpretation and desktop services to help you communicate with customers and communities around the world. Our superior quality is the result of a translation process that has been continually optimized and improved for more than a quarter century. This customized workflow allows us to control the entire translation[...]
The Importance of Translating for Nonprofits With so many crises in the world right now, those fleeing war and violence often have to settle in places where nothing is familiar — much less the local language.Translating for big corporate clients may be satisfying when it comes to money, but there are some kinds of translations[...]
INTELLIGENT COMMUNICATION IN ANY LANGUAGE Celebrating 25 years in business! Cultural Consulting If your organization is looking to adapt and target your reach, branding, marketing, and advertising for new projects and markets, el Andar’s multicultural marketing solutions can help ensure maximum impact for your hard work. Significant time and energy goes into producing your source-language[...]
WORLD-CLASS TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETATION What is Transcreation? Also known as “creative translation”‘ transcreation is much more than a straight translation or even localization of text. In transcreation, the translator recognizes the implicit messages in the text, and recreates the ideal impact in the target language. These implicit messages can include tone, emotive effect, humor,[...]
Why is translation a challenge for your organization? In today’s business and nonprofit worlds, where international trade flows and ideas are constantly expanding, organizations and companies are enjoying unprecedented growth. The global marketplace and community offer valuable opportunities that must be acted upon if companies and organizations want to stay in the race and boost[...]