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Member Spotlight – Vidya Ramachandran

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Tell us who you are Vidya Ramachandran Where around the world are you based? New Delhi, India What do you do in the localization/globalization world? As a Senior Program Manager for Globalization at Adobe, I ensure that Adobe’s world class products are localized and available across geographies to users. As part of the engineering team […]

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Member Spotlight – Gabriela Acosta

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Tell us who you are Gabriela Acosta. Currently, Social Media Manager for the WL Argentina Chapter. Where around the world are you based? Buenos Aires, Argentina What do you do in the localization/globalization world? I am a Freelance Linguist, in the Spanish-English-Portuguese pairs, working sometimes as a solo translator, and sometimes with a team of […]

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Member Spotlight – Alifya Thingna

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Tell us who you are Alifya Thingna Where around the world are you based? India What do you do in the localization/globalization world? I recently co-founded a language technology startup in India that disrupts the supply chain with a crowdsourced platform. Why did you join this amazing community? Because I have long been passionate about […]

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Member Spotlight – Elizabeth Hawkes

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Tell us who you are Elizabeth Hawkes Where around the world are you based? Carmel Valley, CA What do you do in the localization/globalization world? I am currently a translation and localization M.A. student at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey in my second year. I specialize in Russian-English translation (bidirectionally). After graduation, […]

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Member Spotlight – Cristina Righi

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Tell us who you are I am an Italian native speaker, residing in Los Angeles, and working as an EN/ZH>IT freelance translator. Where around the world are you based? Los Angeles What do you do in the localization/globalization world? I localize video game, IT, mobile app, and website content from English and Chinese to Italian. […]

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Member Spotlight – Elizabeth Butters

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Tell us who you are? Hello Everyone! I’m Elizabeth Butters, working as a Business Development Manager for XTM International, helping LSPs find a great TMS system. I’m also the UK Chapter Sponsorship Manager, and Global Sponsorship Liaison for Women in Localization. I manage Sponsorship for the UK Chapter and liaise between our Chapters and Global […]

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Member Spotlight – Rain Lau

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Tell us who you are? Rain Lau – APAC Geo Manager Where around the world are you based? Los Angeles since 2017. What do you do in the localization/globalization world? I am an experienced Global Localization Operations leader in tech and media industries with APAC expertise, currently working for TVT Media. Why did you join […]

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Member Spotlight – Carrie Fischer

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Tell us who you are? I’m a 25-year veteran of the localization industry, currently helping Subway with their Globalization needs. Where around the world are you based? The exciting and bustling city of Boise, Idaho. I have been a remote worker for the past 3 years, as Subway is based in Milford, CT. What do […]

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Member Spotlight – Jennifer Vela-Valido

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Tell us who you are? Jennifer Vela-Valido – Women in Localization UK Chapter Manager Where around the world are you based? London, United Kingdom What do you do in the localization/globalization world? I am Localization Vendor Manager at Expedia Group. I have 15+ years of experience in localization, first as a videogames translator, then as […]