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Eriksen Translations Helps Women Business Owners Reach Their Audiences in the Global Marketplace

Eriksen Translations Inc.

Thursday, 17 April, 2014

Brooklyn, NY –  Eriksen Translations Inc. (www.eriksen.com) is proud to support women-owned businesses by providing complimentary copies of Laurel Delaney’s new book, Exporting: The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably, to attendees at the Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) 17th Annual Conference.

Laurel Delaney, founder and president of management consultancy GlobeTrade.com, wrote this book to equip business owners with the knowledge they need to take their companies to the next level of growth through exports. She believes that selling globally should be easy for any company to pursue, regardless of size. Her book helps entrepreneurs and small business owners market, sell, and fulfill orders internationally using both traditional methods and opportunities presented by the Internet.

Delaney quotes Vigdis Eriksen, the founder and CEO of Eriksen Translations, in Chapter 15, “Web Design with the World in Mind,” where she provides strategies for conveying cultural, linguistic, and business information to target audiences in a world that is becoming increasingly multicultural and multilingual. Vigdis Eriksen said, “To reach out to the world for business, your website should be flexible enough to adapt to other languages in the future. Build for global growth.”

The highly anticipated WPO Annual Conference, to be held April 23-25 in New Orleans, provides opportunities for successful women entrepreneurs from all over the world to share business strategies and experience, as well as learn from interactive seminars and inspirational speakers. Eriksen will provide complimentary copies of Exporting to all 800 attendees in their conference bags. As a woman-owned business enterprise that helps companies reach their global audiences, Eriksen is pleased to have this opportunity to provide a resource for women who are already in the international marketplace or looking to expand globally.

About Eriksen Translations Inc.

Eriksen Translations Inc. helps companies reach their audiences in the domestic and global marketplace. Founded in 1986, Eriksen provides multilingual services in over 100 languages, offering translation, web and software localization, layout and production, cultural consulting, voiceover and subtitling services, and interpreting to clients worldwide. Eriksen has been certified as a woman-owned business enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) since 2001, and is also certified as a WBE by the City and State of New York. Vigdis Eriksen, founder and CEO, has been a member of the WPO since 2003. For more information, visit www.eriksen.com.

About Laurel Delaney

Laurel J. Delaney, M.B.A., is founder and president of Chicago-based GlobeTrade.com, a management consulting company that helps entrepreneurs and small businesses go global. She is the creator of The Global Small Business Blog, which is ranked No. 1 in the world for entrepreneurs and small businesses interested in going global, and Women Entrepreneurs GROW Global. She serves as the About.com Import & Export Expert, is a charter member and a board member by appointment of the World Entrepreneurship Forum, and is a member of the International Council for Small Business. She also serves as the Chicago Chapter Chair for the Women Presidents’ Organization.

For more information on Exporting: The Definitive Guide to Selling Abroad Profitably, published by Apress Media, please visit www.exportingguide.com.

About the Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO)

The WPO is the ultimate affiliation for successful women entrepreneurs worldwide. In monthly meetings across the world, women from diverse industries invest time and energy in themselves and their businesses to drive their corporations to the next level. Local WPO chapters are coordinated by a professional facilitator and meet monthly to share business expertise and experience in a confidential setting. For more information, call 212-688-4114 or visit www.womenpresidentsorg.com.

The WPO annual conference will be held April 23-25, 2014 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. For conference details, please visit: www.womenpresidentsorg.com/annual-conference.

Follow WPO on Twitter @womenpresidents; hashtag: #wpoconf2014.


Jennifer Murphy
Eriksen Translations Inc.
Tel. (1) 718-802-9010 
Email: [email protected]