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Why Join ALC

Join the Association of Language Companies



The Association of Language Companies is the only association designed for all LSC sizes and structures. Here, language company owners can find colleagues who understand their issues and can relate to evolving business struggles and successes. Our members help each other, continually improve the credibility and integrity of the industry while continuously improving their own business.

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Join ALC Now to Strengthen Your Business, Your Community and Your Industry

ALC provides valuable information to both members and non-members with its one-of-a-kind industry survey, and with updates on government issues, industry trends, and standards. From the online Forums to the in-person events, ALC brings together the people that lead these companies so that we can all learn from each other. These connections develop into strong partnerships, and even friendships. ALC works hard to give companies several opportunities to find each other for collaboration, networking, knowledge sharing, and mentoring.



What Do Our Members Have to Say?


"I am a strong advocate for ALC! I have become a much better CEO and entrepreneur as a direct result of learning from my peers. I have also been able to close some sizable contracts as a result."

Kevin McQuire, ALC Board Member and 
CEO of Atlas Language Services, Inc.


"I value my ALC membership as being essential to my professional standing in the Language Service Industry."

Kathleen Diamond, ALC Treasurer, ALC Bridge Chair 
and Principal Consultant of Kathleen Diamond & Co.

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ALC Membership Discounts

Now through December 2020, ALC is offering new members who join the Association of Language Companies the opportunity to join at a discounted rate of 50%. Do not miss your opportunity to join this leading language association. Become a better business leader, receive a return on your investment, and help improve the language industry all by joining the ALC!


ALC Membership Options

ALC Active Membership


Companies actively involved in the sales, marketing, and production of language services in the USA. 


Annual Dues From January 1 - December 31

All Member Benefits are included with Voting Privileges

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ALC Affiliate Membership


Companies actively involved in the sales, marketing, and production of language services with no commercial presence in the USA.


Annual Dues From January 1 - December 31

All Member Benefits are included!

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ALC Industry Partner Membership


Companies that serve as vendors to language service companies.


Annual Dues From January 1 - December 31

All Member Benefits are included!

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Join our Community

Become the Best Version of You:

Learn fundamental tools that can help improve and expand your business.

Network with Industry Leaders:

Meet colleagues from across the globe and within your backyard.

Seize the Opportunity to Team-up with Others:

Generate connections that can help stimulate your business throughout the year.

Become a Mentor:

Share your success and knowledge with other members

Stay Current on the Latest Trends in the Market:

Equip yourself with the latest industry news so you never miss a beat!

Keep up With Commercial and Government Requirements:

We lead the pack in fighting for our members though Government Advocacy of federal and state legislation. 


Be a part of a group that respects and supports each other and loves getting together!


Member Benefits


Knowledge Bank

With the ALC Knowledge Bank, you will have access to resources specific to your ALC membership including Webinar recordings, Conference recordings, Best Practices and Employee Classification Resources. 

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ALC Members-Only WhatsApp

With WhatsApp, you can text, chat and share documents with other ALC members all in one easy-to-use application on either your cell phone or desktop!

ALC WhatsApp Sign-up


Receive a Complementary Membership to ALC Bridge

Connecting students, universities and educators to provide future generations success in the Language Service Industry. All ALC members receive a complementary membership to ALC Bridge. 

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Most Detailed Industry Survey

Receive discounts on the only cost-effective survey available to the Language Service Industry. This survey has been providing key data to LSCs helping them better strategize and grow.

Learn More about the Industry Survey


Save on ALC Events

Join an ALC event at a discounted or complimentary rate.

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Volunteer and Join a Committee

Join an ALC committee and help provide your input into an ALC initiative that interests you!



Become Certified

Receive discounts to industry leading standard programs including the ASTM 3130-18 Standard: Best Practices for Language Service Companies.

Learn More about the Industry Standards


Contribute to an ALC Webinar

ALC is committed to providing great webinars to each of our stakeholders. You could present, suggest a topic, attend or submit useful content to the series. 

Join a Webinar


Host or Join a Virtual Roundtables

These online discussions are free for all ALC Members and is a platform designed for one-on-one engagement on real-world topics related to your business.

Join a Virtual Roundtables


Find an ALC Member

Have your company visible to both ALC members and non-members in our ALC Member directory. Here you will have publicity to your company while also having the opportunity to search for other LSCs.

Search for a Member


Read the ALC Blog

Read the ALC Blog to keep up-to-date on industry news, association news, and member news.

Read the ALC Blog


Partner Associations

Search the ALC Partner Associations who work to help advance, educate, and improve our industry by sharing ideas and having similar goals as ALC. ALC member receive discounts to all Partner Association events. 

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