Founded in 1989, SOFITA Translation Agency has not only withstood the challenges of the evolving free market but has also emerged as a leading force in the translation services industry. With a commitment to delivering top-notch quality, the agency obtained its official business organization status in 1996 and has since become a benchmark for excellence in the field.
At the heart of SOFITA’s success is its skilled leadership, a motivated team of competent experts, and a dedication to applying best practices, high professional standards, and cutting-edge technology. The agency’s relentless pursuit of quality led to certifications under ISO 9001:2000, the European standard for translation services (EN 15038), and the international standard ISO 17100, cementing its position as a trailblazer in the industry.
SOFITA’s commitment to quality control is underscored by its robust organization and meticulous review process. Boasting ISO certifications and adhering to international standards, the agency has demonstrated its unwavering dedication to providing impeccable translation services.
The agency’s energetic and competent team, comprising more than 1000 interpreters, translators, and editors, plays a pivotal role in its success. Their proficiency in this complex and responsible profession has contributed significantly to SOFITA’s reputation as an indisputable leader in the translation market.
A distinguishing feature of SOFITA is its status as a family business, marked by unity, commitment, efficiency, and an ambition for development and success. Combining the experience and tradition of two generations with the innovation and enthusiasm of the third, the agency balances heritage with modernity.
Throughout its developmental journey, SOFITA has proven to be a loyal and professional partner, earning the trust of a long list of satisfied clients, including state institutions, leading Bulgarian and foreign companies, and numerous embassies. The agency is the primary provider of translations into Bulgarian for over 100 translation companies worldwide, as well as for esteemed entities like the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Commission.
SOFITA has not only been a trailblazer in its industry but has also actively contributed to the translation community. It played a foundational role in establishing the Sofia Convention Bureau in 1995 and is the originator and founder of the Bulgarian Association of Professional Translation Agencies (BAPPA) in 2005. The agency is also an active member of the European Language Industry Association (ELIA) and the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA).
Going beyond translation services, SOFITA strives to offer integrated solutions to its clients. The agency has developed various support services related to event organization, ensuring a seamless experience for foreign guests and facilitating the preparation and execution of events.
Choosing SOFITA goes beyond securing a service provider; it entails gaining a partner and ally. The agency’s experience, flexibility, and responsiveness are valuable assets that save clients precious time and effort, making SOFITA a trusted and indispensable partner in the dynamic world of translation services.