Tag: Language Services

BLEND Localization Acquires Manpower Language Solutions (MLS) To Expand its Offerings...

Tel Aviv, Israel, February 21, 2024 - BLEND, a global localization provider and multimarket enabler, announced it has acquired Manpower Language Solutions (MLS), Israel’s...

Smartling’s AI Translation drives 40% growth

AI Translation is a leap forward in speed and efficiency for enterprise localization  NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2024 – Smartling, Inc., the LanguageAITM translation company,...

Jonckers and Acclaro to Form New AI-enabled Language Services Powerhouse

Merger combines industry-pioneering AI-powered translation software with leading tech-enabled localization and cultural adaptation specialists Enlarged Group to provide clients latest AI innovations, an...

Welocalize Releases Essential Guide to Multilingual E-Learning and Localizing Course Development...

A step-by-step guide to enhance e-learning experiences, capturing brand values, captivating internal teams, and turning customers into loyal advocates. (NEW YORK) – February 1, 2024...

Each Step Matters to Ensure Language Access – In-Person Conference

The Orange County Department of Education - Language Services team provides bilingual professional learning opportunities and experiences for all interpreters, translators, bilingual staff, school...

Interpreters Unlimited Named Finalist Honoree for Outstanding Social Responsibility

SAN DIEGO, September 7, 2023 — Language Service Provider Interpreters Unlimited (IU) has been named a finalist honoree for Outstanding Social Responsibility in the San Diego Business Journal’s...

Localazy launches a collaborative translation memory to fight the climate emergency...

The platform aims to populate a sustainability-related term repository in +90 languages and asks for help from translators and localizers over the world. The Czech...

Ewandro Magalhães is now NIMDZI’s new Global Language Strategist

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES, June 3, 2022/ -- Nimdzi Insights, a leading international market research and consulting company, is thrilled to announce the appointment...

GLOBO Acquires LUNA, Delivering to Customers the World’s Most Empathically-Designed Language...

PHILADELPHIA - 2 June 2023 – GLOBO, the industry leader in health equity-focused language access, today announced it has acquired LUNA, the leading language...

Zingword begins validating entire translator database

Professional translation services are undergoing a massive paradigm shift. Trust between translation industry stakeholders seems to have been shaken to its core due to the past decades’ practices of decreased payment, lack of security, and the fast pace of the demand versus the long-term strategies needed to ensure reliability between translators and their clients.

Global Interpreting Services Launches Program to Bridge Communication Gaps

Global Interpreting Services Launches Program to Bridge Communication Gaps eLearning course designed to teach law enforcement to effectively communicate  CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich.: Global Interpreting Services...

Eriksen Translations Announces Promotion of Kevin Hudson to Executive Vice President,...

(Brooklyn, NY) – Eriksen Translations Inc., a leading Language Services Provider, today announced the promotion of Kevin Hudson to Executive Vice President, Client Services....

European Language Industry Association (Elia) announces Registration Open for its Networking...

European Language Industry Association (Elia) announces Registration Open for its Networking Days in September. The European Language Association (Elia) has already announced that the registration for one of its prime events for the autumn season, the Networking Days, is already open. The location was also revealed during the last week of June and the participants will have the opportunity to visit the beautiful Vilnius, Lithuania. 

Interactio welcomes a new VP of RSI & Chief Interpreter –...

Today, Interactio is welcoming a new addition to its team – Uroš Peterc, who is joining Interactio as the VP of RSI & Chief Interpreter. 

UK language service professionals form Ukraine Language Support Task Force

In an effort to help Ukrainian refugees who settle in the United Kingdom, six associations for language professionals have come together to form the Ukraine Language Support Task Force.

New ownership at Leeds language services specialist Andiamo!

Leeds-based language service provider Andiamo! has a new owner. The translation and interpreting business is now fully owned by Managing Director Miranda Sambidge, who has been with the business since 1996 when she joined as a Project Manager.

New York attorney general calls on NWS to improve language access

Earlier this month, New York’s attorney general called on the National Weather Service (NWS) to improve its language access measures, in response to the disproportionate number of non-English speaking individuals who died during Hurricane Ida last summer.

After court ruling, New Mexico governor signs language access bill

The recent passage of House Bill 22 (HB 22) on March 1 will allow the state to pinpoint weak spots in the state’s language access services, in an effort to continue improving them. The bill will go into effect beginning July 1.

BLEND appoints two new executives to leadership team

BLEND, whose platform employs AI technologies and linguist experts to help businesses expand to new markets, announced on Thursday its appointment of Ron Kraitsman as Chief Financial Officer, and Noa Menko as Vice President of Human Resources.

Looking to engage localization clients? Take a cue from social media!

If you have a message you want to test drive, social media is a great way to gauge public perception. Feedback about how your message is perceived will be instant.  

Language I/O Secures Series A Round for a 2021 Total Fundraise...

Cheyenne, WY  – January 11, 2022 – Language I/O (LIO), a leader in multilingual customer engagement, today announced it has raised a $6.5 million...

New York City Invests $4 Million in Language Access

In an attempt to improve its communication efforts with multilingual families and students with limited English proficiency (LEP), New York City is investing $4...

KUDO Marketplace Listed On TIME’s 100 Best Inventions of 2021

KUDO, the New York City-based company behind KUDO Marketplace, was recognized earlier today as one of the 100 most innovative inventors of 2021 by...

70% of U.S. Residents Support Language Access Measures

The majority of the United States’ residents believe that the nation should do more to accommodate speakers of other languages, according to results from...