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All the latest news from mother Tongue

01-01-2013 - Social Language Lab

Mother Tongue is proud to announce its new Social Language Lab.  … Read more

01-01-2013 - Welcome to Seong-Ho

Welcome to Seong-Ho, our new English project manager!… Read more

20-05-2012 - Welcome to Catherine and Jon

Welcome to Catherine and Jon, our new English project managers!… Read more

05-03-2012 - Welcome to Azzurra

Welcome to Azzurra, our new Italian project manager!  … Read more

27-02-2012 - Welcome to Ana and Aurélie

Welcome to Ana and Aurélie our two new project managers (Spanish and French)  … Read more

27-02-2012 - Spikes Asia

Mother Tongue  Singapore has just been appointed official creative translation supplier to Spikes Asia… Read more

09-11-2011 - Mother Tongue Singapore opens

Our regional hub in Singapore is now open and James Bradley has moved from the London office to Singapore as General Manager. Click here for more info.… Read more

05-04-2011 - Welcome to Warna and Marina

Welcome to Warna and Marina, our two new project managers (Dutch and Russian).… Read more

10-01-2011 - Mother Tongue opens in Germany

Mother Tongue has opened an office in Germany - Judith Händeler is the General Manager… Read more

10-01-2011 - Mother Tongue opens in Spain

Mother Tongue has opened an office in Spain - headed by Ferran Blanch, our creative director… Read more

21-09-2010 - Art Directors Club New York

Mother Tongue is appointed official creative translation partner to ADC in New York… Read more

01-10-2010 - Welcome to Sophie and Milena

Welcome to Sophie and Milena our two new project managers… Read more

10-08-2010 - Article on SEO

Mother Tongue has an interesting article published in Mediapost  covering the problems of translating for search engines -… Read more

26-07-2010 - In-house recording studio

Our recording studio is almost one year old - specialising in foreign language VO with foreign-language experienced sound engineers: Juan, and Luigi plus in-house language managers.… Read more

15-03-2010 - Larger premises

It was getting a bit tight in our offfice so Mother Tongue have moved to larger premises - in the same building!… Read more

22-01-2010 - Welcome to Christian

Christian joined Mother Tongue as one of the German account handling team… Read more

07-01-2010 - Article in Campaign magazine

An article we wrote that was published in Campaign magazine last month on the subject of English use in global advertising:… Read more

06-01-2010 - 3 winners in Christmas quiz

We split this competition into two prizes: clients and our writers around the world. Interestingly not one of our clients got all 9 questions right (out of many hundreds of completed quizzes) but two… Read more

05-10-2009 - Mother Tongue in New York

Our New York office opened in September 2009… Read more

06-08-2009 - D&AD

Mother Tongue is appointed official creative translation partner to D&AD - the prestigious awards for design and advertising around the world.… Read more

29-06-2009 - Cannes interviews 2009

Some short interviews  the Mother Tongue team filmed while they were in Cannes. … Read more

04-06-2009 - Mother Tongue back in Cannes 2009

The home of hot copy (and chilli chocolate) … Read more

17-04-2009 - Hot new Korean copywriter

We have a new Korean copywriter and she's hot! Based in Seoul. Heavyweight, experienced with great insight into the Korean mind.… Read more

28-11-2008 - Read the \'Going Global\' article in Campaign magazine by Guy Gilpin  … Read more

20-06-2008 - Mother Tongue wins at Cannes.

Mother Tongue was directly involved with the adaptation of one of the Grand Prix winning campaigns, one Gold winner and quite a few shortlisted campaigns. … Read more

01-04-2008 - Tündi Reniers

We are pleased to welcome Tündi Reniers, who joins Mother Tongue as Account manager on the Dutch desk. Tündi has an MA in European Politics from London South Bank University(London), an MA in Translation Studies(French, German,… Read more

18-03-2008 - Virgin Mobile idents

Mother Tongue records voice over for Virgin Mobile logo idents… Read more

09-03-2008 - 3 new copywriters join Mother Tongue

Mother Tongue has recruited new French, Dutch and Chinese copywriters to meet demand in these areas.… Read more

20-11-2008 - Cannes Lions

Mother Tongue is appointed official preferred translation partner to Cannes Lions 2009 – 2nd year running… Read more