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Using the American Translators Association (ATA) Logo

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ATA Logo Usage Guidelines


Using the ATA logo on business cards, websites, and stationery is a great way to put your Association membership to work for you. It's an effective marketing tool that quickly spotlights your professional affiliation and enhances your business image.

Who Can Use the ATA Logo?

  • ATA members
  • ATA divisions
  • ATA chapters
  • ATA affiliates

General Guidelines

  • The Association logo and any marks associated with the Association are the property of the Association and are protected by state and federal laws.
  • The logo must be displayed in a positive manner. It may not be used to depict ATA or any of its members, services, products, or affiliates in a negative way.
  • Use of the ATA logo is a benefit of membership and is restricted to ATA members in good standing.
  • The logo must indicate that it is being displayed by a member of ATA. If the word "Member" is not included in the design you receive from ATA, then the text "An individual member of the American Translators Association" or "A corporate member of the American Translators Association" must accompany its use.

Where Can the Logo Be Used?

  • The logo may be used on stationery, business cards, advertising, and member websites to indicate ATA membership.
  • The logo may not be used on merchandise or other promotional products.
  • The logo may not be used to state or imply that the Association has endorsed a member of a member's products and services.

Logo Design

  • The logo may be resized to fit a particular use, but the original proportions of the image may not be changed.
  • The logo may not be taken apart or combined with other design elements.
  • The logo color must be either PMS 648, black, or reversed white.
  • The logo may not be altered or otherwise modified, including change in color or font.

Logo Usage in Print

  • The logo must be the version approved for print and must be displayed in accordance with all guidelines.
  • The logo must stand alone. It may not be combined with other graphical elements.

Logo Usage on the Internet

  • The logo must be the version approved for Internet use and must be displayed in accordance with all guidelines.
  • The logo must be placed in a prominent spot on the website. It may not be combined with other graphical elements.
  • The logo may be accompanied by a link to the ATA website along with the text "Click on the ATA logo to visit the Association's website."

Termination of Use

The ATA logo is a unique symbol that represents and identifies the Association and its activities. It is essential that the logo be used properly to ensure its continued value to the Association and its members. Therefore, ATA reserves the right to immediately terminate the use of its logo to anyone at any time.

Changes to These Guidelines

ATA reserves the right to change these guidelines solely at its own discretion.

How to Obtain the ATA Logo

Please email your request for the digital logo to Mary David at ATA Headquarters. By making this request, you are agreeing to follow the logo guidelines listed above.

Please allow three business days for your request to be verified. To avoid delays, you should include your ATA membership number.

(Forgot your ATA membership number? Go to www.atanet.org/membersonly and click "I do not remember my ATA number.")

Thank you for being a member of the American Translators Association and for promoting ATA. If you have any questions, please contact ATA's Membership Services Manager.