PORTLAND, Ore. – June 23, 2014 – Certified Languages International (CLI) announced that it has received the rank of 76 on the Portland Business Journal’s 2014 list of Top 100 fastest growing privately-held companies. CLI moved up 20 places from a rank of 96 in 2013 — a clear indication of the company’s continued growth.

CLI’s CEO, Kristin Quinlan, accepted the award on June 12 at the Hilton Hotel Ballroom in Portland, Oregon.

CLI attributes its climbing position on this year’s list to the dedication and hard work of its rapidly growing team.

With the ever-increasing need for instant communication across all languages, CLI helps thousands of companies — in the U.S. and abroad — access their non-English speaking customers in today’s global marketplace.

“We are proud to be ranked in the Portland Business Journal’s Top 100 list for two consecutive years, among such a remarkable group of companies,” said Kristin Quinlan, CEO. “As our company consistently experiences exponential growth, CLI expects to continue increasing the number of languages we offer and growing our staff and interpreters. We will be leveraging our position with new, emerging markets and expanding our reach in current markets with innovative technology and the same quality our customers know and trust.”

About the Top 100 Awards

The Portland Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Private 100 is an annually generated list of privately-held companies whose growth represents the best in the region. In order to be considered for the list, a company must have been in business for a minimum of three years. The top 100 fastest growing companies were ranked by percentage of revenue growth over a three-year time frame, from 2010 through 2013.

About CLI

Certified Languages International (CLI) is a full-service language company specializing in over-the-phone interpreting, video remote interpreting (VRI), and document translation services. With a growing list of over 200 languages, CLI is among the largest providers of its kind in the world, servicing North America and abroad. CLI’s professional, U.S.-based interpreters are skilled in industry-specific terminology and available 24/7/365. CLI is committed to helping businesses increase revenues and maximize the value of their non-English speaking customer relationships, which it achieves by investing in innovative technology to deliver language services with unmatched efficiency and accuracy.

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