The purpose of the partnership is to provide companies with strategic insight, efficient creation and focused media outreach on a global scale, in each language, with minimal overhead costs. The InfiniteLatitude global network of PR agencies is present in 16 markets on five continents, and the Kontax worldwide network of translation companies – all with ISO 9001 or equivalent certification – runs offices in 165 countries.
Kontax provides translation skills in every sector of activity, available in 64 languages via the Kontax website. The PR skills of Infinite Latitude cover virtually every type of corporate communication requirement. Together the two networks provide a complete range of multilingual services, from strategic positioning through reputation management to crisis communications.
According to Ulrich Gartner, CEO of Gartner Communications and founder of InfiniteLatitude, “Infinite Latitude and Kontax share a common approach of providing clients with first-class services globally while sparing them the overhead cost associated with traditional agency networks. Professional, high-quality translation is essential in international communication. Therefore we see the strategic partnership with Kontax as an important step to further substantiate Infinite Latitude’s offering.”
InfiniteLatitude™ is a global alliance of more than two dozen senior-level, award-winning communications professionals. All alliance members have more than 15 – many with more than 30 – years of proven communications expertise in their respective countries and cultures, spanning all of the world’s time zones. Together they offer clients the full breadth of corporate communications services, ranging from one-off projects that supplement in-house resources to fully orchestrated A-to-Z strategic corporate communications programs.
Available in 165 countries and 64 languages, Kontax allows users to publish, distribute and track an unlimited number of press releases free of charge in one language, and to obtain professional translations of the press releases in any other, provided by companies with ISO 9001 or equivalent certification.