TROY, MICH., Oct. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global LT, a leading provider of destination services, language training, cultural training and translation services, was honored with an EMMA Award by The Forum for Expatriate Management for Destination Service Provider of the Year. The event was held on October 4, 2013 at the JW Marriot in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

"We are so very proud of the dedication our destination services team gives on a daily basis to our clients," says Lisette Poletes, CEO of Global LT. "Winning this award for the 3rd time is such an honor and speaks myriads about our service, our team and our global positioning."

Global LT has delivered its destination services and language services to global companies for almost 35- years. This is Global LT's 3rd Americas Emma Award since 2010. Global LT is also shortlisted for this same award in the EMEA region. That awards event will take place in London on November 8, 2013.

A panel of judges, representing all aspects of the mobility industry, selected Global LT to win the award from among a number of qualified entrants. Donna Lacey and Brett Edwards, of Global LT's New Business Development team, accepted the award on behalf of Global LT.

The Forum for Expatriate Management was founded in October 2008 by Brian Friedman to address the myriad issues facing international assignees and their families moving from one location to another. The Forum provides an online community of International Human Resource and Global Mobility professionals that is inclusive in nature and open to both in-house and service provider professionals alike. Formerly the Chief Executive Officer of both Ernst & Young and Arthur Andersen's Human Capital practice, Mr. Friedman has worked in Global Mobility and Expatriate Management for over 25 years.

For more information about Global LT visit our website at www.Global-LT.com
                                                                                                                             
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Founded in 1979, Global LT is headquartered in Troy, Michigan. Global LT is a world renowned provider Language & Cultural Training, Translation, Expatriate Destination Services and Workforce Talent Development. Global LT has entities in China, Hong Kong, Brazil and the UK.  Global LT is a member of the National Minority Business Development Council (NMBDC), The Association of Language Companies (ALCUS), American Translators Association (ATA) and the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).  To learn more visit www.Global-LT.com for more information or call + 1.888.645.5881

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Kristin Ford
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