Awards and Contributions
Small Business Administration
The United States Small Business Administration (SBA) awarded Elizabeth Colon with Illinois’ Small Business Person of the Year in 2014.
Elizabeth Colon’s company, Metaphrasis received the Entrepreneurial Excellence Award (EEA) in 2013 for Regional Spirit.
- Crain’s Chicago: Local Economy
- Common Sense Advisory: Keeping It Legal
- Chicago Sun Times: Talks Language Services
- Chicago Hospital News: Medical Interpreting Career Opportunities
- Midwest Meetings: Working with Interpreters
- Chicago Hospital News: Shifting Care Delivery Models Brings Medical Interpreting Front and Center
- Womenetics: Medical Interpreters Can Save Lives
- Multilingual Magazine: Spanish Interpreting Nuances
- Woman’s Day Magazine: “Business Idea: Interpreting for Others”