Patricia Pringle is an ATA-certified Japanese to English translator based in Louisville, Kentucky. She has been a freelance translator since 2006. Prior to that, she worked as an in-house translator at Panasonic Mobile Communications cell phone design center in Atlanta, Georgia. She is also a cross-cultural consultant and trainer with Japan Intercultural Consulting, and writes the monthly “Working in Japan” column for Japan Close-up magazine.
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