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Cecilia Maldonado

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For our series showcasing our Chapter and Geo Managers, here comes Ceci Maldonado. Ceci is the Women in Localization Geo-Manager for the Americas and she supports all the Chapter managers and members located in North and South America. She has tirelessly worked to launch companies and build organizations and events in support of our industry […]

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Liesl Leary

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Liesl Leary is the Board Member of Women in Localization (#womeninl10n) and now responsible for rebranding the organization. In the meantime, she is also a mother who has 4 children. Today, Liesl shares with us her passion about localization and magic to maintain work/life balance. Could you please introduce yourself? Sure! My name is Liesl Leary. […]

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Be Global – Lightning talks | September 7 | Redwood City, CA, US

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Meetup link: https://www.meetup.com/WL-SVC/events/238102355/ Thursday, September 7, 2017 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Box 900 Jefferson Ave, Redwood City, CA Come hear your fellow women in localization speak about their experience in these six bite-sized lightning talks! Our line-up Details matter—differences and similarities between Korean and Japanese by Laura Joo, SurveyMonkey The fine art of linguistic arbitration by Laura Gomez Chacon, eBay Globalization test strategies that […]

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Stefania Russo

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Today I want to introduce you Stefania Russo, the manager of our newest chapter: The Netherlands. A warm welcome to Stefania and to all the members of the Amsterdam chapter. Stefania is Global Content Manager for TNT/FedEx and she is a certified Scrum master. One of the fascinating aspects of these interviews with the chapter […]

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MoonJu Kim

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MoonJu is the Manager of the Korean Chapter of WL and a graduate of the Middlebury Institute in Monterey. She launched the Korean Chapter just a few months ago and has already gathered enough members to organize and host her first event. Her June 29th event will focus on Technical Writing. We all know how […]

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Margarita Núñez

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Margarita Núñez is our Chapter Manager in Dublin, Ireland. With a background in translation, art history, European Studies and digital marketing, she represents very well the multifaceted and versatile talent that I see in the Women in Localization group. While some women started a career in localization from a linguistics or translation background, many have […]

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Jessica Rathke

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For companies that want to be truly global, having their website in multiple languages is not enough. Optimizing the website for different geographies and languages is also very important, this is what we call “International SEO”. International SEO is defined as the process of optimizing a website so that search engines can identify the countries you are targeting. […]