John Di Rico began translating in 2005 and specializes in financial translation and marketing from French to English. His current business, ApexTra, is located in Nice, France. He is a member of the French translation professional association (Société Française des Traducteurs) and is member of ProZ.com’s Certified Pro Network.
John started offering professional training for translators in 2006. He teaches translators how to use the computer-assisted translation tool (CAT tool) called Wordfast as well as project management software. He has also taught English in France and Vietnam and is a certified JCI trainer for adult education. Since 2007, he has also co-organize three professional translation conferences in France with ProZ.com.
In 2010-2011, John traveled around the world, training more than 75 translators in 15 countries, including translators at the United Nations Mission to East Timor. He has also represented Wordfast LLC at numerous industry events including American Translators’ Association conferences, the IMTT Language and Technology conference, and GALA conferences.