Mauro Zlotnic has been a professional
language instructor, translator and interpreter since 1976. He
holds the highest degree available in Brazil in translation (English-Portuguese
and Portuguese-English) and interpretation (English-Portuguese and
All along he has also been teaching Portuguese and ESL, in Brazil, Venezuela,
Mauro lived in São Paulo, Brazil, until 2000, where he interpreted for
the Itamarati (Brazil's Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Brazilian Governors,
Ministers and First Ladies, as well as the Consulate
General of the U.S.A.,
U.S. Secretary of Commerce, under Secretary of the Treasury, Secretary
of Agriculture, visiting U.S. Mayors, Governors and Judges. As for the
private sector, his clients are Fortune 500 companies, and his main areas
of expertise are Business, Telecommunications and Information Technology.
In Vancouver, Canada, since 2000, he has interpreted for the former Governor
General of Canada–Her Excellency Adrienne
Clarkson, Visa International, Industry Canada, Organization of the
American States (OAS), and CAE Machinery.
He is now a Portuguese Language Tutor and Instructor in Vancouver.
He is a musician, and his hobbies include snow shoeing, hiking and chess.
For more information about Mauro's
interpreting work, visit www.vancouverinterpreting.com.