Professional women working in the localization industry in the Pacific Northwest now have a place to go to find mentorship, networking, and professional development. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 – Press Release at PRWeb Women in Localization, the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, is pleased to announce the launch of the Pacific Northwest Chapter (WL PNW). The Pacific Northwest region, encompassing Washington, Oregon and British Colombia, Canada, has a long history of technology. Some of the world’s leading software and high-tech companies were established here over 30 years ago. The growth of these companies, including […]
Women in Localization Launches First International Chapter in Ireland Our Women in Localization organization is delighted to announce the launch of their first international chapter. The inaugural event of the Women in Localization Ireland Chapter was held in conjunction with the Localization World Conference in Dublin, Ireland on June 6. Read more about our first Chapter in Ireland here! If you interested in joining the Ireland chapter of Women in Localization, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and join these two LinkedIn groups: Women in Localization – LinkedIn Group Page Women in Localization – Ireland Chapter Cheers! Luciana Vecchi – Board Member
By Anna Schlegel, NetApp’s director of globalization strategy So, you want to be a truly global organization? Making that a reality is a complex process—especially for companies that don’t have globalization expertise in their DNA quite yet. It’s a discipline. And you can’t wing it. But if you can master this, you can own the world (or, at least, a piece of it!) So, you want to be a truly global organization? Making that a reality is a complex process—especially for companies that don’t have globalization expertise in their DNA quite yet. It’s a discipline. And you can’t […]
we are pleased to announced that two Women in Localization Board Members, Anna Schlegel and Luciana Vecchi, have been awarded the “Voices of Globalization” award by SDL/Fortune Magazine. You can learn more about the “Voices of Globalization” award here. We are so very proud of Anna Schlegel and Luciana Vecchi for not only spreading the word on Globalization but most importantly, for sharing their knowledge on the crucial importance of Globalization for any company who wants to succeed in today Global World.
1200-Member Globalization Professional Organization announces 2014 Board and plans international Chapter expansion San Francisco, CA – January 23, 2014 – Women in Localization (WL) (www.womeninlocalization.com), the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, recently welcomed their new Board for 2014, each of whom is returning to complete a two-year term appointment. Silvia Avary-Silveira, co-founder of the organization, has been elected Chairwoman for 2014, assuming the reins from Anna N. Schlegel, another original founder, who will assume the position of Senior Advisor, continuing her writing and speaking engagements on behalf of the organization. Eva Klaudinyova, a third co- founder […]
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Women in Localization, the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, will be speaking and supporting its membership at Localization World Silicon Valley October 9-11th inSanta Clara, CA. On Thursday , October 10th, Silvia Avary-Silveira from NetApp and Eva Klaudinyova from VMware, Inc., both Women in Localization Board Members and Founders, will be presenting with Regina Bustamante (Guidewire) on the growing need for companies to have a formal globalization strategy in order to help them capitalize on global growth opportunities and country readiness, evangelize best practices and ensure their companies implement globalization-friendly strategies and processes. Anna Schlegel, Chairwoman and Founder of Women […]
900-Member Globalization Professional Organization welcomes new Board and introduces upcoming event San Francisco, CA – March 06, 2013 – Women in Localization, the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, today announced their new Board for 2013. Anna N Schlegel, one of the original founders of Women in Localization, has been appointed Chairwoman and will guide the overall mission of the organization. Contributing in leadership roles will be Silvia Avary, co-founder of the organization, who will focus on Membership expansion. Eva Klaudinyova, co- founder of WIL, will concentrate on Continuing Education. Luciana Vecchi is responsible for Mentorship programs […]