St. Cloud, Minnesota, November 12, 2008 – ( Translations International Inc., a leading provider of technical translation services and business communications, today announced it has been certified as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) by the Midwest Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC).

As a leading provider of translation services to a large number of global 500 companies, governmental agencies and leading defense contractors, this certification puts the company in a unique position to take advantage to the growing number of supplier diversity programs in each of these sectors.

MMSDC states their mission clearly—Providing a direct link between corporate America and minority-owned businesses is the primary objective of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, one of the country’s leading business membership organizations. It was chartered in 1972 to provide increased procurement and business opportunities for minority businesses of all sizes.

“Many companies have come to realize Minority-owned Business Enterprises meet and surpass corporate supply standards, and have extensive programs to support businesses like Translations International.” Said Shaun Daggett, Executive Director of Corporate Development at TIINC. “As we diversify and seek new business opportunities and explore new channels, we expect this certification will open doors to exciting new business challenges for our company.”

About Translations International Inc.
Translations International Inc. is a leader in the translation of business communications, ranging from marketing materials and web sites to legal contracts and manuals, we are your source for technical translation services. At Translations International Inc., we ARE “The Center for Technical Translation®” Web: Press Contact: Shaun Daggett, (713) 969-4896.