Language Services Associates Promotes Mauricio Vicente to Chief Information Officer
Horsham, Pa. – Language Services Associates (LSA), a global language services provider offering a full suite of multicultural solutions, announced today it has promoted Mauricio Vicente to Chief Information Officer and a member of the Executive Team. In his new role as CIO, Mauricio will be responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating the company’s long-term and comprehensive IT vision, mission and strategy. Mauricio will also be responsible for defining and adjusting LSA’s IT standards, strategic technology solutions and overall information architecture. He will continue to report to Laura K.T. Schriver, President and CEO, and Art Seefahrt, Chief Operations Officer.
“On behalf of the entire Executive Team, it is my pleasure to announce the promotion of Mauricio Vicente to Chief Information Officer of Language Services Associates,” said Schriver. “Mauricio’s experience, expertise and knowledge of information technology have been and continue to be a tremendous asset for our entire organization, and have helped position LSA for long-term success. This promotion is well deserved, and we couldn’t be happier that Mauricio has agreed to take on this new and exciting role.”
“I am honored to receive this recognition and promotion and proud to be part of a company that truly values innovation and technology,” said Vicente. “As LSA continues to grow domestically and internationally, I look forward to taking our IT vision to new heights and exceeding our customers’ expectations for product development and operational efficiency.”
Mauricio joined LSA in 2000 as a Call Center Coordinator. He was quickly promoted to
Project Manager and then Manager of the Translation and Localization Division. In 2003, Mauricio was promoted again to LSA’s Director of Information Technology. Under Mauricio’s leadership, LSA has implemented a number of cutting-edge technology solutions, including a proprietary Computer Telephony Integration system with real-time reporting, a Video Remote Interpreting platform for foreign language and American Sign Language support and an on demand telephonic interpretation app for the iPhone and Android devices. Mauricio has been working with computers passionately since a young age and has a Degree in Translation from the National University of Córdoba, Argentina.
About Language Services Associates
Since 1991, Language Services Associates (LSA) has been facilitating foreign language communication and eliminating multicultural communication barriers across a variety of settings and industry segments, including healthcare, government, financial services, manufacturing, education and publishing. Founded by Laura K.T. Schriver, who still holds the title of President and CEO, LSA promises to deliver innovative language-based solutions while consistently providing exceptional customer service support.
LSA is proud to offer all encompassing language and cultural services, including Translation and Localization, Interpreting by Telephone (IBT), Face-to-Face Interpreting, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI), American Sign Language (ASL) and Intercultural Consulting. The company also offers INTERPRETALK® Mobile, an on demand telephonic interpreting application for the iPhone and Android devices.
For more information on LSA, please call (800) 305-9673 or visit us online.
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