About Us

We have been working in the field of document processing since 1998, enabling people to apostille their documents virtually for any country in the world. Our company not only helps with apostilles and legalizations, but also specializes in obtaining new US Passports or passport renewals as an is officially registered hand-carry expeditor with the U.S. Department of State's Passport Agency. We can also obtain your travel visas for business or leisure trips. We processed over 70,000 urgent U.S. passports, over 85,000 business and tourist visas for American citizens, and apostilled more than 10,000 documents since our inception.

  • We can obtain your passport in as fast as 3 business days.
  • We consistently outperform competitors in price, quality of service and turnaround time.
  • Our Apostille and Consular Legalization department can quickly provide authentication and Consular legalization of any documents in 50 U.S. States and the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C.

Alex Khodorkovsky,
Founder & CEO

Originally from Kyiv, Ukraine, Alex moved to Atlanta at a young age. He graduated from Georgia State University where he studied journalism/PR.
He later founded over a dozen companies in various industries: IT, travel, entertainment, HoReCa, publishing.

He began working in the Document Preparation industry in 1998, when he founded Go To Russia Travel, specializing in visas to Russia. His company was #1 processor of Russian visas until the war in 2022. He founded Passport Visa Express in 2002 — currently one of the largest passport-visa expeditors. In 2021 he founded Imigrata, an immigration tech startup.

Most of Alex's other projects were pioneers in their fields: the first bar/restaurant employing all identical-twin staff, the first major GLBTQ social dating network for CIS countries, the first Jewish & Masonic cocktail bar, the first Russian transit hotel, and many other firsts.

Alex believes in a socially responsible business model. Travel Visa Express location in Atlanta is currently a humanitarian aid collection site for the AtlantaForUkraine.com, a non-profit organization he founded. At the beginning of COVID pandemic, his restaurants provided thousands of free meals for stranded immigrants at international airports.

Originally from Kyiv, Ukraine, Alex moved to Atlanta at a young age. He graduated from Georgia State University where he studied journalism/PR.
He later founded over a dozen companies in various industries: IT, travel, entertainment, HoReCa, publishing.

He began working in the Document Preparation industry in 1998, when he founded Go To Russia Travel, specializing in visas to Russia. His company was #1 processor of Russian visas until the war in 2022. He founded Passport Visa Express in 2002 — currently one of the largest passport-visa expeditors. In 2021 he founded Imigrata, an immigration tech startup.

Most of Alex's other projects were pioneers in their fields: the first bar/restaurant employing all identical-twin staff, the first major GLBTQ social dating network for CIS countries, the first Jewish & Masonic cocktail bar, the first Russian transit hotel, and many other firsts.

Alex believes in a socially responsible business model. Travel Visa Express location in Atlanta is currently a humanitarian aid collection site for the AtlantaForUkraine.com, a non-profit organization he founded. At the beginning of COVID pandemic, his restaurants provided thousands of free meals for stranded immigrants at international airports.

Core Team

All of our colleagues have decades of experience and provide truly exceptional customer service. Our clients enjoy sound sleep and don't have to worry about getting their travel docs on time.
Svetlana Alimova
Customer Service Manager

Svetlana is our most patient and diligent customer service person since 2008. She moved to Atlanta from Murmansk, Russia, having lived for some time in New Hampshire and South Carolina. She has a Master of Arts in Journalism from University of Missouri Columbia.

Svetlana oversees our Apostille and Legalization department and handles US Passport expediting requests.

Dimitri Bogachev
Operations

Dimitri has been with us from the start, since 1998. He moved from St.Petersburg, Russia in 1994 and has degrees from St. Petersburg University of Economics and Finance and Bryan College in Dayton, TN.

He is an expert in all visa and passport issues and oversees our expediting services and corporate relations.

Pavel Lisovsky
Product and Automation

Pavel is a MIPT and Stanford alumnus in the field of high tech and IT. He is a founder of multiple successful startups.

At ApostillUS he is responsible for leveraging the best technology available to achieve the highest level of service, speed of order processing and the most favorable user experience.

Olga Zavadskaya
San Francisco office manager

Olga has extensive experience working for a major San-Francisco based visa processing company.

Before that, she was a senior financial specialist, performing control and regulation of stock market procedures. She has J.D. degree in civil and financial law.

Business Partnership

We provide very personal boutique agency service for small to large corporate clients. You don't need to know intricate details visa processing at various consulates or the Passport Office — we have the knowledge, resources and the people to handle everything for your clients and employees.
Business Travel Procurement Departments
We understand the needs of your clients. Let them stay focused on their work while we do ours and get travel documents procured on time for important trips.
Immigration Firms and Legal Professionals
When your clients need to authenticate or legalize documents, look no further than TVE. We can often turn around in just a few days, and are happy to provide very special rates to legal industry partners.
Educational Institutions and Non-Profits
We've been assisting numerous Universities in getting their students' and faculty visas for educational abroad programs for many years. And we're a happy to assist your institution when you need help!

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and will be happy to see you among them
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Locations
Visa Express, Inc.
309 Peters Street, SW, Unit A
Atlanta, GA 30313
‪+1 888-263-0023‬
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