About Us

About Us

Since 1997, RDP Agency has provided cost effective and high quality translation, proofreading, interpretation and related services in over 100 languages and dialects.

RDP specializes in translations by humans; unlike some other firms, we use only real translators, not automated systems, to provide translations. This ensures that our translations meet the highest standards of linguistic and contextual accuracy. We have completed translation projects for local, state, and federal agencies, as well as for Fortune 500 companies.

Our translators and interpreters are of native fluency and have years of professional experience in their area of expertise. We cover a complete range of languages and subjects, including web design and multimedia solutions.



Raquel A.


In 1997, while serving in the CT Army National Guard and attending the University of Connecticut, Raquel opened RDP Agency LLC, a fullservice language translation and interpretation firm. Today RDP is located in Hartford, CT and in Miami, Florida.

Raquel is of Portuguese decent. Her family migrated to the United States from Portugal where they settled in West Hartford, CT. She holds a B.A. in Urban Studies from the University of CT and is the recipient of various military awards.

Raquel is also a lifetime member of Worldwide Who’s Who and a recipient of DiversityBusiness.com Top business (2011) award. In August of 2011 Raquel and RDP Agency were featured in the CT and NY subscriber issues of Forbes Magazine in a special feature titled Connecticut Women in Business.