International Contact, Inc.—a multi-language communications agency in Oakland, California—celebrates 33 years in business, which is a pretty unusual milestone for a small business. Although the Census Bureau does not have statistics on business failure rates, its SUSB program provides annual data for all U.S. paid employer firms, including establishment and closure. From those figures, business […]
Neighbors, clients, and vendors join kids in the community to celebrate 30 years of success in the translation business for International Contact, Inc.
PRLog – Nov. 4, 2012 – OAKLAND, Calif. — “When Mayor Jean Quan proclaimed October 31st as ‘International Contact Day’ to honor our 30 years in business, we felt we needed to do […]
International Contact Day Celebration in Oakland October 31st. 15th Street between Webster and Franklin will be closed from 4:30 to 7 and will feature music, trick or treat, door prizes, neighborhood discounts and an international costume contest.
PRLog – Oct. 13, 2012 – OAKLAND, Calif. — Mayor Jean Quan has issued a proclamation to honor International […]
Carla Itzkowich featured in Christina Couch’s artilcle “10 top telecommuting jobs to live abroad“.
This job might actually reward you for moving abroad. Workers with fluency in a foreign language and sharp communication skills can land jobs in verbal and written translation regardless of where they live, says Carla Itzkowich, executive director of International […]
Below is San Fransisco Business Times profile:
What it does: Multi-language communications agency that produces content in over 100 languages.
2012 projected revenue: $1.2 million.
Source of startup capital: Personal loans and family collateral.
Background (school, previous careers or first […]
Norma Armon interviewed by Carolyn Said, Chronicle Staff Writer for a recent article “Small Businesses Have Trouble Getting Paid“.
At Oakland’s International Contact Inc., which helps clients address non-English-speaking markets in more than 100 languages, “We have always managed to keep our receivables tightly controlled to avoid collections issues,” said Chairwoman […]