Report: International Outlook heralds increased profits for you!

Year in ReviewArigato for making 2016 a positive and memorable year for International Contact!

Sales grew in 2016

Our sales team was busy winning contract awards from BART, VTA and the City of Oakland among many others. Added volumes brought price […]

International Contact returns to Berkeley after 30 years!

International Contact, Inc. Multilanguage Communications @ 2820 Adeline St International Contact, the Multilanguage Communications Agency that has called Oakland home for the past 30 of its 33 years, has relocated from its downtown Oakland office with a mix of excitement and regret.

“The company has mostly been in […]

Oakland Translation Company beats the odds for 33 years

International Contact, Inc.—a multi-language communications agency in Oakland, California—celebrates 33 years in business, which is a pretty unusual milestone for a small business. Although the Census Bureau does not have statistics on business failure rates, its SUSB program provides annual data for all U.S. paid employer firms, including establishment and closure. From those figures, business […]

Ron Fredericks Joins International Contact, Inc. as CTO

Photo of Ron FredericksRon Fredericks Joins International Contact, Inc. as CTO to Further Language Service Innovation for Current and Future Customers and Vendors

International Contact, Inc., a leader in media translation and localization, today announced the appointment of Ron Fredericks to the role of chief […]

Small Business Celebrates 30 Years of Success with the Community

Neighbors, clients, and vendors join kids in the community to celebrate 30 years of success in the translation business for International Contact, Inc.

PRLog – Nov. 4, 2012 – OAKLAND, Calif. — “When Mayor Jean Quan proclaimed October 31st as ‘International Contact Day’ to honor our 30 years in business, we felt we needed to do […]

International Contact, Inc. gives back to the community

International Contact Day Celebration in Oakland October 31st. 15th Street between Webster and Franklin will be closed from 4:30 to 7 and will feature music, trick or treat, door prizes, neighborhood discounts and an international costume contest.

PRLog – Oct. 13, 2012 – OAKLAND, Calif. — Mayor Jean Quan has issued a proclamation to honor International […]

Top Telecommuting Jobs Abroad

Carla Itzkowich featured in Christina Couch’s artilcle “10 top telecommuting jobs to live abroad“.

This job might actually reward you for moving abroad. Workers with fluency in a foreign language and sharp communication skills can land jobs in verbal and written translation regardless of where they live, says Carla Itzkowich, executive director of International […]

Small Business Entrepreneur Profile: Carla Itzkowich of International Contact

San Fransisco Business Times showcases Carla Itzkowich in the Small Business Entrepreneur.


Below is San Fransisco Business Times profile:

What it does: Multi-language communications agency that produces content in over 100 languages.

HQ: Oakland.

2012 projected revenue: $1.2 million.

Employees: 17.

Founded: 1982.

Source of startup capital: Personal loans and family collateral.

Background (school, previous careers or first […]

Norma Armon interviewed for “Small businesses have trouble getting paid” article

Norma Armon interviewed by Carolyn Said, Chronicle Staff Writer for a recent article “Small Businesses Have Trouble Getting Paid“.

At Oakland’s International Contact Inc., which helps clients address non-English-speaking markets in more than 100 languages, “We have always managed to keep our receivables tightly controlled to avoid collections issues,” said Chairwoman […]

A team that’s successful in any language