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For Prospective New Members of Voice of Independents:

Now is your chance to join an organization that helps shape the Language Services Industry and can help you in business. If you provide language translation or interpretation services, we invite you to apply to become a member of Voice of Independents.

Voice of Independents is the only trade association dedicated exclusively to advocating the use of independent contractors in our industry and helping member companies ensure compliance with Federal regulations.

Statement of Purpose:

Voice of Independents is a group of companies united as a common body for the purpose of strengthening the Language Services Industry through combined efforts and actions. It is the goal of the membership to improve and stimulate the acceptance, performance, reputation and use of Language Service Agencies.

The primary goals of Voice of Independents are to:

  1. Establish professional standards and ethics for the Language Services Industry.
  2. Educate providers, clients and freelancers to improve quality of service.
  3. Improve the image of the Language Services Industry through public relations and conduct.
  4. Promote members to other industry associations and prospect clients
  5. Ensure that members are properly classifying independent contractors

Member Benefits

  1. Save time and money by using the Voice of Independents website to access valuable resources for public relations and web-based marketing tactics.
  2. Networking opportunities with other Language Services Industry members.
  3. Assist freelance language interpreters and translators in setting up their businesses.
  4. Assist member businesses in properly classifying independent contractors.
  5. Participation in the Voice of Independents email list service, enabling you to participate in information exchange and rapid notification of important issues.
  6. Access to Voice of Independents marketing campaign materials to help you garner media attention and generate public goodwill for your organization.
  7. Official Voice of Independents membership designation puts your company among a group of elite language translation service providers.
  8. Access to members-only areas of the Voice of Independents website, including links to information about legal issues.
  9. Potential clients often use the list of Voice of Independents members on our website as the distribution list for Requests for Proposals. Your membership puts you on that list.

Read through this website, and please contact us with any questions about the opportunity to enhance your business and become an industry leader.

Sincerely,
The Membership Committee of Voice of Independents