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About Language Trainers
Language Trainers provides individually-tailored language training on a one-on-one or small group basis to busy people who need language skills for business, family and travel needs.
Head Office
Language Trainers has a worldwide network of qualified and experienced native speaker language teachers, from London to Lima. Our Head Office deals with administration, course development, matching teachers with learners and providing academic support.
All of our experienced trainers are native speakers (or have native speaker level) and have appropriate teaching qualifications. They will also be locally based to reduce travel time and expense.

The directors of Language Trainers have worked at all levels in the language industry, from thousands of hours teaching to running schools. They are also dedicated language enthusiasts, speaking many languages between them.
Company Information
Language Trainers Corporation of 21 O'Conners Lane, Old Tappan, NJ 07675 is incorporated in New Jersey.
Alexis Sheldon, MA, Cert. TEFL

A Cambridge University graduate (BA Hons Social & Political Science), Alexis speaks English, fluent Russian and Portuguese, good French, Italian, and Spanish, and elementary Mandarin Chinese and Hebrew. A qualified TEFL teacher, Alexis also holds an MA in Tourism Management from Brighton University.

Alexis has over 20 years teaching experience in schools from Israel to Ukraine and was previously responsible for the corporate training division of a leading UK language school. His other projects include Translation Central, a translation services agency and Fast Lane SEO, a multilingual SEO agency.

  Jon Pokroy, BA, Dip. TEFL
Academic Director

A Cambridge University graduate (BA Hons Philosophy), Jon is also an experienced English teacher, having worked in Spain, Germany and London for over 16 years. Jon speaks English, and fluent German and Spanish. Jon holds a Diploma in Teaching English as a Foreign Language from the world renowned International House training center in London.

Jon has run training for executives in English for Specific Purposes and producing courses for Specific Purposes for corporations, universities and the British Council. Jon has also worked as an examiner for the British Council.

Richard Sheldon, MA, MBA

Richard brings more than 20 years of experience in finance, capital raising and strategy to Language Trainers. He has held management positions in both private and public companies and has been instrumental in directing the growth strategy, producing bottom line results. Richard has extensive experience in the internet, technology and services industries. Prior to joining Language Trainers, he provided CFO consulting and capital raising services to small and middle market companies. Richard has also held CFO positions at ECONnergy Energy Company, Concrete Inc. and Weatherford Global Compression Services and is currently also the CFO of ContextWeb. In addition, Richard was a business development executive at GE Capital and a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company. Richard started his career at Arthur Andersen in London where he became a Chartered Accountant. Richard holds an MA from Oxford University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.

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