the story that sparked CQ
When CEO and Brazilian native, Elisabete Miranda, arrived in the United States her family experienced a lapse in communication when her daughter was mistakenly diagnosed with Tuberculosis. It was only through the translation of a medical as well as cultural expert that this mistake was corrected, thus beginning Elisabete’s work in bridging the cultural gaps in language translations.
people are our strength
With a collaborative and knowledgeable staff comprised of subject matter experts and experienced linguists alike, our talented employees and partners are responsible for our growing standards of success.meet our people
we value social responsibility
Along with providing quality language solutions that connect lives, we institute numerous commitments that promote diversity, philanthropy, sustainability, and ethical business practices.learn more about our social initiatives
CQ history in the making
We have grown throughout the decades to develop and deliver unmatched language solutions—chronicled here to share our story.
Translation Plus, LLC is born, offering culturally relevant language solutions.
partnering with health industry giants
A major pharmaceutical company and Affinity Health Plan become the first clients within the life science and health insurance industries, respectively.
an academic expansion
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ, now University Hospital) contract boosts experience with state-run health science institutions.
broadcasting our expertise online
First webcast with Merck & Co. presents unique opportunities for success.
continuing to learn and thrive
Secured valuable training from NYNJ-National Minority Supplier Development Council and earned Women Business Enterprise certification from WBENC.
Future President and CEO Elisabete Miranda is honored as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneurial Winning Woman.
making a name for ourselves
Translations Plus is named National Minority Supplier Development Council Regional Supplier of the Year — Class II.
getting a facelift
Rebranded as CQ fluency, company relocates to larger office space, and Elisabete is awarded 2012 New Jersey Minority Small Business Person of the Year.
a big fish swims with us
Aetna Inc. becomes largest client to date by customizing new language solutions.
in recognition of our success
Named one of Inc. 5000’s Fastest Growing Companies in America.
updating our dedication to each other
Revitalized brand mission and purpose to improving lives as a people-centric company.
showcasing our accolades
Named National Minority Supplier Development Council Regional Supplier of the Year — Class II for the Northeast Region.
Launched new Managed Service Provider for Merck & Co., named one of NJBIZ Best Places to Work, and NYNJ-NMSDC Regional Supplier of the year — Class III.
making the big move across the pond
Awarded translation contract for United Health Group, and opened first European location in Galway, Ireland.
a big year for CQ
Awarded Diverse Part of the Year by Merck, Elisabete Miranda named to INC Female Founders 100 list, inducted as Official Corporate Plus Member by National Minority Supplier Development Council, and second European location is opened in Barcelona, Spain.
making our employees proud
CQ fluency becomes Great Place to Work certified.
our awards and certifications
We are honored to have earned recognition for our excellence in all the services that we provide. CQ fluency’s commitment to our clients, community building, and inclusive work environment for the most talented professionals in our industry is reflected in the awards we have proudly received from a variety of businesses and organizations.