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Global Language System LLS awarded VA Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) for American Sign Language

ASHEVILLE, NC.; September 30, 2017 – The VA National Acquisition Center has awarded Global Language System LLC a five-year Blanket Purchase Agreement to provide American Sign Language Interpretation (ASL) Services to multiples employees that require ASL interpretation Services located at the VA National Acquisition Center.

Under this contract Global Language System LLC will furnish sign language and other communication services between people who are deaf or hard of hearing and people who hear to interpret and translate in a work or training environment in an office setting or classroom training environment. Global Language System will provide ASL, Simultaneous Interpretation Services by procuring certified ASL interpreters that participates and are certified by the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) or National Association of the Deaf (NAD).

Global Language System LLC is standing ready to assist the Department of Veterans Affairs to accomplish the mission assigned to its Disability Program which is to address the low employment rate of individuals with disabilities, especially those with targeted disabilities such blindness, deafness, missing extremities, partial paralysis, total paralysis, epilepsy, severe intellectual disability, psychiatric disability, and dwarfism.

Global Language System’s professional American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreters will work closely with the National Acquisition Center (NAC)) throughout this contract to provide accurate and efficient ASL Interpretation services to its hearing-impaired employees in the workplace, classroom training environment or designated work space setting.

About Global Language System LLC

Global Language System LLC is a full range language services provider founded in 2014.We provide language translation, interpretation, localization, American Sign Language, and transcription services. Our mission is to help organizations and individuals breaking the communication gaps. Our core values of Excellence, Quality and Accuracy are what make us who we are.

For more information, contact Jean-Pierre Koudifo (828) 676-1773.

Global Language System Llc Receives Veteran Institute for Procurement Start Certification

Asheville, October 25, 2016 – Global Language system LLC recently completed the Veteran Institute Procurement (VIP) START Program, a comprehensive training and certification program designed for veteran owned businesses that want to enter or expand their business growth into the federal marketplace through best business practices.

On October 20, 2016, Global Language System LLC was one of 51 businesses from 16 states and the District of Columbia to graduate from the Veteran Institute for Procurement (VIP) START Program.

Global Language System’s mission is to enable organizations and businesses to secure the language services they need while still focusing on their core business goals.

The first program of its kind in the nation, VIP START is conducted by professional subject-matter specialists in the essentials necessary to win government contracts: law, accounting, insurance, human resources, marketing and proposals. The curriculum is designed to help companies accelerate the rate at becoming procurement ready. The program also provides participants with access to Federal and prime contracting executives along with a national network of veteran-owned small businesses that they can team with on opportunities or serve as mentors.

“We are honored to give back to the men and women who served our country by providing them with the tools necessary to succeed as government contractors.” said Barbara Ashe, President of the Montgomery County Chamber Community Foundation. “We hope this training fosters their success as businesses and employers.”

VIP START is a three-day, 27-hour comprehensive certification program. Participants must be a C-level executive in a Veteran-owned small business operating for at least 1 year with one year of revenue generation; must be a W-2 in their company, or full time employee, and spend 100% of their time in their business; and a small business. With volunteer instructors and at no cost to participants, VIP START is fully funded by the Montgomery County Chamber Community Foundation, partners, and VIP sponsors.

For information: Jean-Pierre Koudifo, 828-676-1773; komlan.koudifo@globallanguagesystem.com
For information on VIP: Barbara Ashe, 301-738-0015 x215; bashe@mcccmd.com
For additional information, please visit www.NationalVip.org or the Montgomery County Chamber Community Foundation.