Your Strategic Language Partner

Bridge Language Gaps Expand Globally Ensure Language Access Achieve Compliance Stay Competitive Transform Your Organization Empower Your Community Provide Quality Care Unlock Your Potential

PGLS is here to help you build relationships, increase awareness, reduce risk, and achieve the results you want by bridging linguistic and cultural considerations with our tailor-made solutions.

Comprehensive Language Solutions

In today’s fast-paced business world, you need a reliable partner you can trust. PGLS is committed to your success, to building a culture of innovation with long-term investments in our team, and to the services we provide. Our mission is to help you build relationships, increase awareness, reduce risk, and achieve the results you want by bridging linguistic and cultural considerations with our tailor-made solutions. 

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High-quality and idiomatic translations in more than 200 languages

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A broad range of on-site and virtual interpreting services for spoken and signed languages

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Language Training

Virtual and onsite training programs tailor-made to fit your organization’s specific needs

Big Enough to Matter, Small Enough to Care

PGLS is a private, minority-owned corporation. From its inception in 2013 to today, PGLS is a self-reliant organization that charts its own course.
Industry Experience
With over 150 years of industry experience across its senior management, PGLS can help you build your language strategy from the ground up. Leverage our network, our relationships, and our expertise to drive growth for your organization.
PGLS is dedicated to client satisfaction. With PGLS, you gain access to a responsive, approachable, and collaborative solutions team that is fully committed to your language needs. To further enhance the customer experience, our technology offers an easy path for project requests, custom reporting, and data collection.
Built for Scale
PGLS has the ability to support some of the largest and most complex organizations – a testament to our experience, expertise, and institutional knowledge. With our dedicated solutions teams, we are able to meet some of the most stringent and demanding contract requirements.
At PGLS, we adopt a measured and calculated approach to growth. We foster a culture of investment so we can continue to expand and improve the client experience.
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Founded with Purpose

As a first-generation Somali American and the eldest of eight kids in a packed household in Northern Virginia, Mohamed Hussein has honed his skills as an interpreter and entrepreneur since childhood. While studying Arabic in Saudi Arabia, Mohamed taught English on the side and started a private tutoring business. That’s when he became aware of language services not only as an industry, but also as a career path. Mohamed went on to found Piedmont Global Language Solutions (PGLS) in 2013.

You're in Safe Hands

Our team of language experts come from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds. With over 20 native languages spoken, we have the ability to provide you with a wide range of language services in over 200 languages and regional varieties, making us a top choice for your complex language needs. Our thorough processes and dedicated resources enable us to deliver high-quality, custom end-to-end solutions.

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More Than Your Average Language Company

PGLS is the leading provider of comprehensive multilingual translation, interpretation, and language training solutions. We have experienced tremendous growth in recent years, growing ten times as much as any other language service provider. In 2021 alone, PGLS grew by 1,300 percent – a testament to our capabilities and performance.

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Communicate with Clarity. Grow with Confidence.

PGLS has become the preferred language partner for diverse organizations around the world, including government, healthcare, education, energy, legal, life sciences, and non-profit organizations. Our rigorous recruitment and vetting process ensures that our team members provide top-quality results.