ALTA is an employee-owned language services company specializing in enterprise-level translation services, language proficiency testing, and innovative language training programs. Our purpose is to help you communicate across barriers in language and culture. Whether your organization is expanding internationally, reaching out to a multilingual population here at home, or just starting to plan a language strategy, we go beyond words® to provide the best language solutions.Get Started!
ALTA is unique among enterprise-level language service providers in that we are 100% employee-owned. For our clients and partners, that translates into an added value that is best exemplified by our commitment to going beyond words® to provide you exceptional service and innovative language solutions. When you reach out to one of our project managers, sales directors, or customer service representatives, you will be greeted by an employee-owner, someone who is vested in the success, timeliness, and quality of your project.
Highlighted by three decades of happy client relationships, ALTA’s story is one of growth through innovation. Everything we do is a commitment to our core purpose: we help people communicate across linguistic and cultural barriers. Founded in 1980 as a language training company, we expanded our services by listening to clients and developing language solutions that solve problems and add value. Our mix of core services is unique, and we’ve enjoyed combining them in interesting ways to develop innovative language solutions.
ALTA is a team of language service professionals who share a common set of values. We put these values into action every day, providing you with exceptional service and a commitment to achieving your language goals.
Integrity: We are leaders in an industry based on trust, and we develop trust by acting with integrity.
Expertise: We are committed to the acquisition and application of expertise in language, technology, and culture.
Meaningful Connections: We believe in the value of making meaningful connections across cultures.
Exceptional Service: We strive to go Beyond Words® in providing support to our clients and to each other.
Innovation: We are committed to creating and delivering value in the form of new language solutions.
Many translation and interpretation service companies pay lip service to quality, but few open their doors to be reviewed by an objective third party. Our Translation and Interpretation Quality Management System (TIQMS) is ISO 9001:2015 certified. Truly setting us apart from the competition, we passed the compliance audit with zero non-conformities – a feat achieved by fewer than 5% of companies.