TRANSLATOR PROFILE FREELANCER  
First name, last name * Monica, Rossi-Miller  
Description of services * Translating, interpreting, English to Italian and Italian to English.

MONICA ROSSI
Excellent organizational, writing, and verbal communication skills. Strong self-motivation and attention to details. Computer skills. Italian native speaker, near-native fluency in English, who has recently acquired American citizenship. Recognized for integrity, relationship building, a strong work ethic, and more than twenty years of solid, results producing professional experience in the United States.

PROFESSIONAL WORKING EXPERIENCE:

Italian Trade Commission, New York 1999-present
ITALIAN GOVERNMENT AGENCY
Translator/Interpreter
FANCY FOOD SHOWS at Javits Center, New York City
VINO 2010. ITALIAN WINE WEEK IN NEW YORK.
VINO 2011. ITALIAN WINE WEEK IN NEW YORK.

I.E.E.M. (International Event and 2010-present
Exhibition Management), Miami
Hostess and Sommelier
CONSORZIO VINI COLLIO
CONSORZIO CHIANTI NEW YORK,
AMARONE FAMILIES NEW YORK

Bedford Freeman and Worth Publishers, New York 2012
Convention Assistant
Responsible for managingand maintaining convention particulars within company systems; in charge of day-to-day marketing administration tasks

Modern Languages Association 2010-May 2011
Events planning
Assistant to the Director of Convention Office
Responsible for maintaining and researching details for extensive conventions schedule
Daily interacting and corresponding with members of the sales, editorial, marketing, and outside association staffs.
Responsible for managing and maintaining convention particulars within company systems
In charge of day-to-day marketing administration tasks

Badia di Morrona, Wine Producer, Torrecina, Italy 2010
Hostess and sommelier to showcase Badia di Morrona’s Chianti
21ST FOUNDERS ANNIVERSARY AND EMBASSY WINE TASTING WORLD TRADE CENTER INSTITUTE, Baltimore, Maryland

Seraphine Wines, Ltd., New York 2005-2008
WINE IMPORTER
Italian Market Managing Director
Responsible for growing and maintaining business relationship with Italian wine producers
Built strong relationship within the wine industry as well as key media agencies
Supervised and organized all administrative aspects of buying and importing wine from Italy to New York

Golin-Harris International 2000-2001
MAJOR PUBLIC RELATION FIRM
Account Executive
Responsibilities:
Developing and maintaining client relationships at senior management levels
Preparing written proposals; delivering oral presentations to customers and other stakeholders
Setting and executing account strategy
Providing business direction to sales support and inside sales
Providing accurate and timely reports including forecasts and activities
Diligently using, maintaining and updating customer information using CRM

RAI Corporation 1991-1996
NATIONAL ITALIAN TELEVISION NETWORK
Assistant to the Vice President for TV Programs
Responsible for keeping an archive of current American television programs Italian RAI was interested in buying
Pitching new programs for acquisition
Supervising the writing of documents of acquisition with the legal department
Developing and maintaining relationships between American television producers and Italian television producers and facilitate meetings and business interactions

PROFESSIONAL TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Bronx Community College, 2012-present
City University of New York
Modern Languages
Adjunct Faculty in Italian
Responsible for teaching one core class in elementary Italian language and culture

Queensborough Community College 2012-present
City University of New York
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Adjunct Faculty in Italian

St. Johns University 2011
Department of Languages and Literatures
Adjunct Assistant Professor in Italian
Responsible for teaching one core class in elementary Italian language and culture

Italian for Toddlers, New York 2005-2009
PREMIER, TOP RANKED PRIVATE LANGUAGE SCHOOL FOR CHILDREN
Program Director
Responsible for creating the curriculum for all levels of classes taught
Responsible for training and supervising all other teachers
Responsible for teaching twenty hours of core curriculum classes during the week
In charge of the school annex in Greenwich, Connecticut

The College of New Jersey 2001-2005
Assistant Professor in Italian
Responsible for teaching classes in both languages and literature
Responsible for maintaining and running the Italian Movie Club
Member of the University Faculty Senate
Responsible of the Department of Modern Languages Italian Summer Program in Italy

Vassar College 1993-2000
Visiting Lecturer in Italian
In charge of all freshman and sophomore language instruction
Responsible for summer program in Italy

EDUCATION:
New York University, New York 2005
Master of Philosophy. Italian
University of Washington, Seattle 1989
Master of Arts, Italian
Universita degli Studi di Bologna, Bologna, Italy, 1989
Dottore in Lingue e Letterature Straniere Moderne,
(Doctor in Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures)
(B.A. and M.A. equivalency)
Major: English; Minor: German

LANGUAGES:
Italian Native Speaker
Fluent in English
Working knowledge of French
Working knowledge of German



Cell phone: 917-733-9832/
Monica471@vzwblackberry.net/ mrossi327@aol.com
 
Country * USA  
Native Language of translator * Italian  
Education Master of Philosophy in Italian, New York University
Master of Arts in Italian, Washington University
Master of Arts in English and German, University of Bologna, Italy 
Translation from Language(s) * English
Italian
 
Translation to Languages * English
Italian
 
Type * Translator
 
Translation Sectors * Standard text translation
Article Writing
Lyrics
Book translation / Fiction
Proofreading/Editing
Book translation Non-Fiction
Ghost Writing Fiction
Ghost Writing Non-Fiction
Interpreting/simultaneous translation
 
References Prof. Antonella Ansani, Foreign Languages Department, Queensborough Community College;
Prof. Giulia Guarnieri, Modern Languages, Bronx Community College;
Mirella Menglide, Italian Trade Commission, New York office. 
Pricing forms accepted * Per hour
 
Price per word (in EUR) * 5  
Price per hour (in EUR) * 30  

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