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Avantgarde Translactions beyond the word... delivering the message
  • “Avantgarde Translations truly understands their role of being a guardian of translation quality. They are well organized and professional with promptness in delivery and numerous follow ups. Their ability to offer quality translations will serve them well as they continue to serve clients in a variety of languages and marketplaces.”
    — Sherri Dodd-Tummiccelli (Capital Associated Industries)

Avantgarde Translations  A Certified EDWOSB, WBE, MBE and HUB Enterprise

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Business Codes

  • DUNS: 159980098
  • NAICS: 541930
  • CAGE Code: 5EE36
  • SIC: 382-1, 382-2
  • GS-10F-0434X


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Avantgarde Translations is a 100% woman-owned, minority-owned language services company that serves a diverse base of public and private organizations and agencies. We have been an ongoing resource to federal and state agencies, prime contractors, educational institutions, legal and human resource departments, manufacturing companies, immigration agencies, and Fortune 1000 companies. Avantgarde Translations was founded with a focus on bringing higher standards of practice to professional translation services. This commitment has resulted in extended and renewed contracts as well as receiving top quality ratings from annual government contract assessments.

Owned and operated by sisters, Memuna Williams and Isata Jones-Stanley, Avantgarde Translations brings a combined 30 years of industry experience to language service projects. From senior executives to project managers, professional translators, translation editors, and support staff, a culture of service, attention to client needs and a collaborative team spirit is instilled throughout the company in order to maintain a high standard of delivery with each language project. With expert language service professionals proficient in over 100 languages, we are poised and ready to manage your comprehensive needs. For a listing of languages which clients demand the most, click here.

In addition to being certified as a Women Business Enterprise by Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), Avantgarde Translations is also an Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB), an Historically Underutilized Business (HUB), and a Minority Business Enterprise (NSMDC).

Beyond the Word ... Delivering the Message