MLS Government Solutions Division (GSD) provides full-spectrum linguistic, analytical and operational support to government clients at all levels. Based in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, MLS is accessible 24/7 to respond to short-fused, ongoing and surge requirements worldwide. We are a certified Woman-Owned Small Business.
Translation, Interpretation & Multimedia Production
In serving our local, state and federal civilian and military customers, MLS provides a full suite of foreign language and technical support. Our firm is available to assist in meeting all your multilingual needs, including helping to fulfill Limited English Proficiency (LEP) requirements for ensuring meaningful access to programs. Services include:
- Document translation and audio transcription in technical and non-technical fields
- Onsite and telephonic interpretation for various settings including meetings, conferences, medical appointments and agency proceedings
- Recordings for agency Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems
- Voiceovers and subtitling for video and DVD products and public service announcements
- Web site translation and multilingual desktop publishing for outreach efforts and public education campaigns
Targeted Linguist, Analyst & Training Services
Since 2001, MLS has designed and delivered customized language, cultural and area studies training to meet critical government needs. Through this work, MLS has developed a reputation for providing innovative end-to-end linguistic and technical solutions to satisfy challenging requirements. Programs are available in over 100 languages and dialects for students, agency instructors and senior leadership. MLS onsite instruction, Mobile Training Teams and eLearning solutions are all tailored to the specific objectives of our clients.
MLS is also a leading provider of highly credentialed linguists and mission analysts to support the government’s growing need for targeted expertise in various sectors. Our linguists and analysts bring specific subject matter expertise in key disciplines and stay current on the latest resources, methodologies and technologies through our expansive professional development program. Learn More.
Comprehensive Program Management and Administrative Support
MLS has extensive experience managing complex government contracts across multiple locations. Our end-to-end services range from detailed operational planning and training to onsite program management, administration and execution. MLS administrative and technical staff undertake ongoing monitoring, evaluation and reporting in order to ensure the highest quality service and customer satisfaction. We further integrate customized technology solutions to ensure thorough program documentation, rapid and accurate tracking of program data, and full transparency for our clients.
MLS’s individualized needs assessment and consulting services result in development of the most effective program plans for our government customers. Drawing on our extensive experience designing and implementing training programs, for example, MLS can quickly assess customer needs and formulate cost-effective strategies to achieve required proficiency targets. Leveraging industry and government best practices, MLS offers clients sound staffing, risk mitigation and quality control plans as well as proven management processes and procedures. Learn More.
Public Education and Information
Government agencies rely on MLS marketing and communications services to create and implement effective cross-cultural outreach and public education programs. Our linguistic and technical resources, with expertise in disciplines ranging from politics and economics to technology and healthcare, are available to enhance outreach initiatives and public affairs agendas in all forms of media.