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Organization Profile

Organization Overview

Women in Localization

Organization Overview

Women in Localization (W.L.) is the leading professional organization for women and their allies in the localization industry with thousands of members globally. It aims to foster a global community that inspires professional equality in the localization industry and supports women through all phases of their careers. Started in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2008, Women In Localization provides opportunities for networking, education, career advancement, mentoring and recognition for their accomplishments through its global chapters. To learn more, visit Women in Localization.com and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

Started in the San Francisco Bay area, Women in Localization has expanded its membership to include women across the globe, encouraging members to meet in local geographies. Currently there are 13 Women in Localization chapters:

  • Silicon Valley, California, USA (Worldwide Headquarters)
  • Pacific Northwest, USA
  • Northeast, USA
  • Ireland
  • United Kingdom
  • Catalunya
  • Germany 
  • China - Beijing
  • China - Shanghai
  • Japan
  • South Korea
  • Netherlands
  • Argentina
  • Poland
  • Utah
  • Singapore
  • India 
  • Russia 
  • Poland
  • Texas
  • Colorado 
  • Los Angeles

Women in Localization GALA Conference

Women in Localization partners with GALA for GALA conference track development and execution.

Women in Localization Webinars

Women in Localization partners with GALA to offer expert webinars. The following are a list of the webinars. Click the links to view:


Products and Services

Content Development, Internationalization, Localization, Software Localization, Translation, Globalization Management System



Organization Type

Association, Non-profit, Govt.

Internship Placement Program