Women in Localization Announce New Beijing Chapter

Women in Localization Announce New Beijing Chapter

Beijing, China Chapter Launch Announcement

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, USA April 4, 2018 / 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 Beijing. This will also be W.L.’s fifteenth (15th) Chapter and the second Chapter in Greater China.

Leading the new chapter in Beijing is Ellen Ma. She is the Senior Program Manager of VMware. The new chapter plans to take part in an event on April 20, 2018 with a panel discussion as part of China Translation Profession Forum. Speakers will be W.L. members Zhenhui Chao (VMware), Weili Xu (NetApp), Sheri Wu (Pactera) and Judy Chen (Welocalize). Additional information for the event may be found here:

Chapter manager Ellen Ma states, “We are very delighted that Women in Localization (W.L.) Beijing Chapter open now. The opening of the Beijing Chapter will continually advance the development of the localization industry, enhance the networking, sharing, and communication of women in localization industry.”

“We hope the launch of Beijing chapter will contribute to W.L., and work together with other chapters to bring W.L. to next level of success.”

Miyuki Mori is the Women in Localization Geo Manager for APAC. She adds, “I am so delighted for the opening of Beijing Chapter.  We will have two chapters in China, Shanghai and Beijing, representing Women in Localization in China’s growing market. I am sure that the Beijing Chapter will also play a key role in our expansion in Asia.  Congratulations to Ellen Ma and the team.”

About Women in Localization

Women in Localization (W.L.) was founded in 2008 by Silvia Avary-Silveira, Eva Klaudinyova and Anna N. Schlegel, and is the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry with over 3,000 members globally. Its mission is to foster a global community for the advancement of women and the localization industry. It aims to provide an open, collaborative forum where women can share expertise and experience and help each other move forward in their careers. Started in the San Francisco Bay Area, W.L. has expanded its membership to include women across the globe, encouraging members to meet in other local geographies. To learn more, visit or You can also follow W.L. on Facebook and Twitter.


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