Tom West worked as a lawyer with a large Atlanta law firm when he recognized a big customer need and he went out and started a business to meet this need. My guest is Tom West of Intermark LS and he will share his entrepreneur story and key lessons learned from starting one of the first global translation businesses.
Tom will share key tips for starting a new business, growing a business and how to attract and retain quality people. Intermark has been featured by Entrepreneur Magazine and other major press as a great success story.
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The language translation business remains one of the fastest growing business segments and Tom will will share his vision for this business. Tom founded Intermark Language Services in 1995 after practicing law for five years with a large Atlanta law firm.
Intermark recently celebrated its 16th year in business and is widely recognized as the go-to firm for legal and financial translations.
Tom received his B.A. degree in French and English from the University of Mississippi summa cum laude and his M.A. in German from Vanderbilt University. He earned his J.D. at the University of Virginia School of Law and was admitted to the Georgia bar in 1990.
From 2001 to 2003, he served as president of the 10,000-member American Translators Association in Washington DC, the translation industry’s main trade association, and has conducted seminars on legal translation throughout Europe and Latin America.
Tom speaks eight languages and is ATA certified for translation from French, Spanish and German into English. He and his wife live with their two children in Chattanooga, TN.
You don’t want to miss this engaging and entertaining show with Tom West and learn his best ideas for entrepreneur success. This is a great show on how to start a business and the key steps you need to succeed.
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