Language Services Associates Named One of the Fastest-Growing Women-Led Businesses in North America by Women Presidents' Organization
LSA is honored at WPO’s 13th annual conference, April 22-24, 2010
Horsham, Pa. (April 26, 2010) – Language Services Associates (LSA), a leading language services provider offering a full suite of interpretation, translation and multicultural solutions, announced today that it has been named one of the fastest-growing women-led businesses in North America by Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), a trade group for multimillion-dollar women-owned businesses . LSA was honored, along with the rest of the award nominees, at WPO’s 2010 Annual Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
2010 marks the third annual WPO competition to find the fifty fastest-growing women-led businesses in North America. Companies were ranked according to revenue growth from 2005 to 2009. To be eligible for this elite ranking, companies had to be both privately-owned and women-owned/led, while reaching revenues of at least $2 million by year-end 2009. Approximately 400 companies applied for inclusion on the list.
“Being ranked as one of the fastest-growing women-led companies in North America by such a prestigious organization is a tremendous honor,” said Laura K.T. Schriver, President and CEO, Language Services Associates. “We attribute our continued success to our talented team, who are dedicated to delivering professional linguistic services through cutting-edge technology solutions and exceptional customer service support.”
This latest recognition joins the growing list of LSA’s achievements from the past year, including:
- Laura K.T. Schriver is named an “Enterprising Woman of the Year” by Enterprising Woman magazine
- DiversityBusiness.com names LSA to its “Top Business List” for 2010
- LSA is named one of the “Fastest-Growing, Privately-Held Companies in America” by Inc. magazine
- LSA is named one of the “Fastest-Growing, Privately-Held Companies in the Philadelphia Region” by Philadelphia100
For more information on WPO’s annual competition, and for a complete listing of the 2010 winners, please visit: http://www.womenpresidentsorg.com/.
About Language Services Associates
Since 1991, Language Services Associates (LSA) has been helping facilitate foreign language communication and eliminate multicultural communication barriers across a variety of settings and industry segments, including healthcare, government, utilities, insurance and financial services. Founded by Laura K. T. Schriver, who still holds the title as President and CEO, LSA offers exceptional interpretation and translation services to more than 2,000 clients worldwide in over 200 language offerings. The company has quickly become one of the fastest-growing language services providers in the world with an impressive growth rate of 30 percent in 2009. LSA is proud to offer a full suite of innovative language-based solutions, including Interpreting by Telephone (IBT), Face-to-Face Interpreting, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI), Translation and Localization, American Sign Language (ASL) and Intercultural Consulting. For more information on the company, please call 1-800-305-9673 or visit us at online at www.lsaweb.com.
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