Rapport International, LLC Earns Certification from Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

Rapport International, a full service translation and interpretation company earns certification as a woman-owned business by the WBENC.

Boston, MA, January 20, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Rapport International LLC, a business specializing in foreign language translation and interpretation services, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the Center for Women & Enterprise is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman.

By including women-owned businesses among their vendors, corporations, and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier/vendor diversity programs.

About Rapport International
Based in metro-west Boston, Massachusetts, Rapport International provides precise, professional translation services in over 100 languages. Owner and Executive Director Wendy Pease has a MBA from Dartmouth College, and a BA in Foreign Service from Penn State. Prior to owning this business, Ms. Pease served in senior management positions in international marketing and business development. She has lived in Mexico, Taiwan and the Philippines and is passionate about languages, cultures and communications.

Through expertise and dedication to quality, Rapport provides the highest quality linguists to meet each project’s needs. Rapport develops long-term, successful relationships with clients such as Learning Curve Brands, Wellington Management, and the State of MA among others, by handling their foreign language communications effectively and cost-efficiently. Along with extensive translation experience, Rapport translators have advanced degrees and training in the appropriate commercial, industrial or technical fields. Some areas of expertise include: medical, legal, technical & manufacturing, financial, consumer products, and foreign language desktop publishing. For more information, visit www.rapportintl.com.

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council is the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the more than 700 U.S. companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC’s certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.

Wendy Pease

Rapport International, LLC
Tracey Wade