Raland Translation is just one part of Raland Compliance Partners (Raland). Together we provide a one-stop shop that can handle many of our client's global needs.
Raland, with headquarters in Chicago, IL has several divisions.
The Life Science Compliance division provides regulatory and compliance consulting for the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries.
The Clinical division provides consultation and auditing to support clinical research organizations
The Communications division creates custom e-learning and instructor-led training, develops training-support applications, and provides technical writing services to both the life science and corporate vertical markets.
Bob Miseyka is President and a Managing Partner of Raland Compliance Partners, and directs the Life Sciences Compliance Division for the company.
Prior to merging with Raland in 2014, Bob was Managing Partner of Compliance Partners, LLC for twelve years. As a founder of Compliance Partners, Bob successfully built the company on a national and international basis. Bob has a 35 year history in Life Sciences support services, in particular for FDA regulated, technical and scientific disciplines. He previously owned an engineering technical services company as well as a financial services firm.
Bob is a graduate of the Edinboro University with a BA in Mathematics and additional post-graduate work at Gannon and Purdue Universities in Business and Industrial Management.
Ms. Gulkewycz is the Vice President for the Translation and Language Services Division of Raland Compliance Partners. Prior to managing the Translation department, she held various positions throughout her tenure at Raland including Instructional Designer/Trainer, Technical Writer and Project Manager, Sales and Marketing Manager and General Manager.
Olga has over twenty years of training experience, and twenty years of translation solutions and services experience. Prior to joining Raland, she worked at Xerox Corporation acting as a Training Program Launch Manager for the North American Solutions Group supporting Office/Production Color and Mid-volume Black & White Product Lines.
Olga has studied Organizational Management at Roberts Wesleyan College, as well as obtained certificates in Curriculum Design and Development using the Criterion Referenced Instruction method of writing, and International Business (through the Rochester International Business Council/RBA, NY). She has also held membership affiliations with the American Society for Training and Development (Board of Director Member/VP of Marketing - Genesee Valley ASTD 2006-2008); Association for Women in Computing, and Rochester Women’s Network.
Dr. Wei X. Vought has more than 20 years of experiences in business and project management in both Asia and America. She has in-depth knowledge of the translation and interpretation industry, and specializes in ISO audition, Kaizen implementation, and corporation training. Prior to joining Raland in 2018, Dr. Vought worked as a project or technology manager at Conduent, Xerox, and Raland Technologies. Dr. Vought also has experiences in small startup businesses and not-for-profit organizations.
Dr. Vought attended Huazhong University of Science and Technology and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1993. She earned her Master’s in Business and Administration and Doctorate in Education from Saint John Fisher College, Rochester, New York. Her dissertation topic is on virtual leadership in multinational corporations. She graduated with high honors and is also a lifetime member of Beta, Gamma, and Sigma Society; and, she has served on the boards of Chinese Institute of Rochester and International School of Music and Art of Rochester since 2013.
Michael Antalek has more than three decades of experience in custom training creation, software development, project management, and information technologies. His unique blend of instructional design experience coupled with his graphic arts/media development skills and his programming capabilities has allowed Mr. Antalek to develop award-winning training content and training support applications.
Mr. Antalek has served as the lead designer, developer, and project manager for many computer-based training applications and performance support tools for large and Fortune 500 companies such as AstraZeneca, Xerox, Eastman Kodak, Ford Motor Credit, Goulds Pumps, Getinge USA, and Pratt & Whitney.
In addition to training delivery, Mr. Antalek also led the design and development of Raland’s in-house interpretation scheduling and invoicing system and developed a sophisticated, proprietary learning management system (LMS) that employs a unified code base for operation on the web, local area networks, and standalone personal computers.
Prior to joining Raland Compliance Partners, Mr. Antalek served as the Director of Engineering for EspriTEC, as the Manager of Instructional Design for Global Learning Technologies, as a Senior Technical Instructor for Landis & Gyr Powers, and as a Master Training Specialist at the United States Naval Nuclear Power School.
Mr. Antalek holds an masters degree in Engineering Management from the University of Central Florida and a bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo.