- March 25, 2022
- Posted by: Renia Arvaniti
- Categories: news, translation, Uncategorized
Our company’s Managing Director Dimitris Moutafis was re-elected to the BoD of the Panhellenic Association of Translators during the association’s second fully digital annual General Meeting held on Sunday 20 March 2022. Members voted online to elect a new PEM Board, a new Disciplinary Board and a new Audit Committee for the 2022-2024 period.
The Panhellenic Association of Translators is a non-profit, Greek association aiming to promote linguistic professions in society and the economy, highlight the value of interpreters and translators and safeguard their professional rights.
Dimitris was re-elected for a second year in a row, along with all the other six previously elected members of the Board. The Panhellenic Association of Translators announced the seven new members on 24 March.
In addition to his re-election on PEM’s Board, Dimitris is also coordinator of the Terminology Working Group and PEM’s Observatory on the Translation Industry Standards & Best Practices. Dimitris also serves as a Liaison with the Hellenic Society for Terminology’s General Scientific Board and is a regular member at the Hellenic Network for Terminology, serving as a member of their Media & Outreach Working Group since 2020.
“PEM’s community has been constantly growing during the past 6 years thanks to the determined efforts of our Board and a truly passionate community of Working Group Members,” said Dimitris. “I’m honoured to have a place on the PEM’s BoD alongside so many of esteemed colleagues and I am looking forward to what more we can accomplish together in the following two years.”
PEM’s President Vassiliki Dadavassili stated, “With his impressive track record, I could think of no one better suited to serve PEM’s members as treasurer than Dimitris—we are extremely fortunate to have him on our team.”
About the Panhellenic Association of Translators
The Panhellenic Association of Translators (PEM) was established in 1963 in Thessaloniki. PEM’s aim is to promote linguistic professions. The association strives to pursue better working conditions and to safeguard the profession of translators, interpreters, subtitlers and other linguistic professions.