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Women in Localization Announces New France Chapter Launch

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, USA, December 17, 2019. Women in Localization (W.L.), the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, is delighted to announce the launch of a new Chapter in France. This will be W.L.’s twenty-third (23rd) chapter. Leading the Women in Localization France (WLFR) Chapter is Amy Grace O’Brien, Language Intelligence Manager at Adobe. She is joined by Krystelle Daboval, Assistant Manager of Translation and Localization at FM Global, Cindy Yap Newk Pin, Web Localization Manager at Talend, Lydia Mancini, International Experience Manager at Adobe, Angelique Pillal, Project Manager, Text and Data Mining at Proxem and Anna […]

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Looking Back: What an Eventful 2019

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This year was a great year for Women in Localization and for me personally, also starting my new business Global Guild, with so many accomplishments to reflect on as my year as President of Women in Localization comes to a close. I am so proud of the many new milestones Women in Localization reached in 2019. We planned to open seven new chapters, but we may actually open eight by the end of this year (Russia, Eastern Canada, Colorado, Texas, India Los Angeles, and France (Italy in the works). So many new members and supporters have joined Women in Localization’s […]

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Demystifying Global E-commerce

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On October 4th 2018 Capita Translation and Interpreting (Capita TI) kindly sponsored and hosted our W.L. UK Quarter Three event in their beautiful new offices in central London. The topic was global e-commerce, from the viewpoint of our three fabulous guest speakers, presented in a relaxed and informal environment where we could meet fellow women (and men) in the localization industry. Here’s how the evening unfolded. As with previous Women in Localization events, we kicked off with some drinks and nibbles and a chance to network and mingle. After introducing our sponsor and learning about Capita TI’s extensive range of […]