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Founded in 1998, wintranslation is an award-winning language service provider based in Ottawa, Ontario with clients across the globe. With translation resources in over 100 languages, including the Aboriginal languages of North America, we provide culturally appropriate translation services & bring together expertise in translator selection, project management, desktop publishinglocalization engineering to provide one-stop convenience for our clients.

A leader in the field of multilingual translation & cultural adaptation, we serve companies & organizations seeking to market to multicultural audiences domestically & abroad.

Our multilingual capabilities combined with a best-in-class project management approach provide clients with one stop convenience. Our expertise in transcreation, the translation & cultural adaptation of marketing materials, is highly relevant to marketers & technical communicators alike. Our translators are trained in search engine optimization & marketing.

wintranslation’s staff are an integral team in centralizing & managing your organization’s linguistic assets. Our experienced translators, foreign language layout professionals, & localization engineers ensure you receive culturally appropriate, high-quality translation services in any format.

Whether you are a technical publications manager or a multicultural marketing professional, we provide international language support to reach your audience, to sell your products to your culturally diverse customers, and to connect you to new opportunities.

localization professional certified
certified terminology manager
women owned certified business
CAMSC certified

Meet Our Team!

Huiping Zhang


Huiping Zhang is the founder and president of wintranslation.  She founded the company in June 1998 as a home-based, one-woman operation and built it into a thriving, award-winning business that works with…

Felicia Bratu

Operations Manager

Felicia Bratu is the operations manager of wintranslation, in charge of quality delivery and client satisfaction. As a veteran who has worked in many roles at the company since 2003,…

Sheza Khurshid

Sheza Khurshid

Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Sheza Khurshid joined wintranslation in 2014 as Web Marketing Coordinator where she works on the company website, blog and manages wintranslation’s social media pages. Her work focuses on creating engaging…

Leila Bouanba

Leila Bouanba is the French-language lead, as well as a project manager for wintranslation. She is a graduate of the University of Montreal’s program in  Language Interpretation and Translation. She…

Chaohao Zhu

Chaohao Zhu holds a Master’s degree in Economics from Carleton University. He currently manages projects for one of wintranslation’s  major clients, a global Fortune 100 company. Chaohao is responsible for…

Steve Ball

Steve Ball is an invaluable member of our accounting team, responsible for accounts payable and receivable. He has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Ottawa. Before joining…


Our peer review process vets our translators & multi-step quality assurance system ensures that your project gets all the attention it deserves.


We have 19 years in the translation & localization industry with Certified Terminology Managers & Certified Localization Professionals on staff.


We are an accredited supplier for the Government of Canada’s Translation Bureau, & ranked by White Board as one of the best agencies to work for by freelance translators worldwide.


We’re pros at handling large, complex projects such as audio-visual, web applications, & e-learning courseware, using SDL Trados, memoQ translation memory software, & a fully implemented workflow management solution.


Nominated for Forty Under 40 in 2008, 2010 & 2011 Small Business of the Year Finalist, & in 2016 we were recognized by WEConnect International as the Women’s Business Enterprise of the Year.


Our project managers will give you one-on-one, personalized service to ensure on-time, on-budget delivery for projects in one or multiple languages, saving you time & money.

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