Press Release: “VerbalizeIt Launches with $1.5M Initial Raise; Delivers First of its Kind Crowdsourced Translation Service for Businesses and Travelers – VerbalizeIt Fills a Void in $33.5B Language Industry by Bringing Crowdsourcing Model to Translation Services”

November 2012

Appearing on Shark Tank
VerbalizeIt appeared on the season finale of ABC’s hit television series Shark Tank. The company triples its translator base [graphic] from 5,000 vetted translators to 15,000 vetted translators nearly overnight.
“Wharton Grads Start a Feeding Frenzy on ‘Shark Tank'”-Businessweek, May 2013

VerbalizeIt gets a full write up in the New York Times and continues to grow its translator community
“A Small Company’s Reality Is Altered by ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’” -New York Times, June 2013
*Translator community hits 16,000 vetted translators [graphic] *

VerbalizeIt announces partnership with American Airlines to offer preferred live interpretation rates to American Airlines business and leisure travelers along with American Airlines employees.
“How American Airlines Gives Select Travel Startups an Edge” -Skift, August 2013