our leadership team
We’re a team of passionate, fully-vested linguists
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Luis r. de la vega
Luis R. de la Vega oversees the agency’s strategic direction and has worn many hats over the years within Protranslating. He is passionate about driving efficiency, building a long-term sustainable business, and satisfying the personal and professional goals of Protranslating’s stakeholders. His influence within the business has helped the company leverage its deep roots in linguistic excellence and service, with technology and growth-related initiatives that position the firm as a unique player in the language space.
VP of client relations
Since 1998, Carlos has been involved in virtually every facet of the company. He is currently the Vice President of Client Services, serving as a liaison between our customers, operations, and sales. In this role, he works closely with many of our clients finding ways to make their translation process more efficient.
VP of Operations
Colin Klevan serves as Protranslating’s Vice President of Operations and has been part of the Protranslating family since 2007, playing a key role in building the company’s operational infrastructure. Before moving into a VP role, he was Director of Web Translations and Director of Translations at our company. Prior to transitioning into the localization industry and joining Protranslating, Colin served as manager for several advertising firms including Publicis Sanchez & Levitan, Bromley Communication, and Crispin Porter + Bogusky.
VP of Strategic Accounts & Alliances
VP of Technology
Nestor Urquiza serves as Vice President of Technology and is responsible for establishing Protranslating’s technology vision, while leading all aspects of the company’s software and infrastructure development and implementation. A Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Nestor began his work with hardware and software in the early 1980’s, with significant involvement in microelectronic design and enterprise software development. Nestor’s passion is to validate technologies and methodologies to increase productivity.