Outstanding – lingoking named “BEST OF 2016” in INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT awards

This year again, lingoking impressed the Initiative Mittelstand’s expert jury in the “Communication” category.

lingoking's "Universal Online Marketplace for Language Services" is one of the favourites at this year's "Innovationspreis-IT". Photo credit: lingoking GmbH

Munich, 23 March 2016 – lingoking is to be named “BEST OF 2016” in the INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT awards for its IT solution "Universal Online Marketplace for Language Services". This puts lingoking’s IT solution amongst the forerunners of this year’s INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT, whose motto for 2016 is “THINK. INNOVATION”.

Through this interactive marketplace (www.lingoking.com), lingoking offers clients, for the first time worldwide, direct communication with translators and interpreters. The online marketplace allows clients to access lingoking’s global network of more than 5000 translators and interpreters, 24/7, 365 days

Already in 2012 and 2013, lingoking won Innovationspreis-IT awards in the “Communication” category for the “lingoking voice” product (telephone interpreting). With this innovation, lingoking offers companies and private clients the opportunity to connect with professional telephone interpreters in all language combinations within minutes via the fully automatic online platform.

Since 2004, the Initiative Mittelstand has been honouring particularly innovative solutions which prepare medium-sized companies for a successful digital future. Sponsor of the INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT 2016 is TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH. Prizes are currently awarded in over 40 categories.

About lingoking

lingoking is the universal online market place for language services and connects people with a professional interpreter or translator within minutes. Every year, lingoking translates over 9 million words, interprets over 6,000 hours on location and more than 9,500 minutes over the telephone, for more than 4,400 customers from all over the world. More than 5,100 registered interpreters and translators in over 840 cities are employed by lingoking. lingoking has its headquarters in Munich and a subsidiary company in the Czech Republic. 

Press contact:

Nils Mahler
lingoking GmbH
c/o Impact Hub
Gotzinger Straße 8
81371 Munich
+49 (0)89 416 12 20 0

nils.mahler at lingoking.com

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