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Language Services Associates Inducted into the Philadelphia 100 Hall of Fame
Award honors the fastest growing, privately held companies in the Philadelphia region

Horsham, Pa. (October 14, 2010) – Language Services Associates (LSA), a global language service provider offering a full suite of multicultural solutions, has been inducted into the Philadelphia 100 Hall of Fame for being named one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in the Philadelphia region for the fifth time.  LSA was honored, along with the rest of the 2010 Philadelphia 100 nominees, at the October 13th awards ceremony and reception at the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania.

“It is a tremendous honor to be inducted into the Philadelphia 100 Hall of Fame and to be recognized alongside some of the fastest-growing companies in the Philadelphia region,” said Laura K.T. Schriver, President and CEO, LSA.  “I would like to thank our business partners, clients and employees for their continued support and dedication and for helping us achieve this prestigious recognition.  We look forward to continued growth in the Philadelphia community for many years to come.”

Created in 1991 by Laura K.T. Schriver, LSA has quickly become one of the fastest-growing language service providers in the world with an impressive growth rate of 140% in the past three years alone.  In addition to making the Philadelphia 100 list for the fifth time, LSA was recently recognized by Inc. magazine for the third consecutive year as one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in America.

About the Philadelphia 100
The Philadelphia 100 is an annual project conducted by the Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia, Philadelphia Business Journal and Wharton Small Business Development Center that ranks the fastest growing, privately held companies in the Greater Philadelphia region.  In 2004, the Philadelphia 100 Hall of Fame was created as a way of honoring those winners who repeatedly made the list.  For more information on the Philadelphia 100 awards program, and for a complete listing of 2010 winners, please visit http://www.philadelphia100.com/.

About Language Services Associates
Since 1991, Language Services Associates (LSA) has been facilitating foreign language communication and eliminating multicultural communication barriers across a variety of settings and industry segments, including healthcare, government, utilities, insurance and financial services. Founded by Laura K. T. Schriver, who still holds the title of President and CEO, LSA promises to deliver innovative language-based solutions, including telephonic interpretation with real-time reporting and video-based interpretation, while consistently providing exceptional customer service support.

LSA is proud to offer all encompassing language and cultural services, including Interpreting by Telephone (IBT), Face-to-Face Interpreting, Video Remote Interpreting (VRI), Translation and Localization, American Sign Language (ASL) and Intercultural Consulting.  For more information on the company, please call (800) 305-9673 or visit us online at www.lsaweb.com.  You may also follow LSA on Twitter and fan LSA on Facebook.