Three successful women executives from both buyer and supplier sides share their globalization journeys, including leading enterprise organizations, building successful teams, overcoming obstacles, evolving technologies and efficiencies, and learning valuable lessons along the way. The end result are successful global organizations with worldwide reputations.
Diane Wagner runs the Language Solutions program for Microsoft, focused on crisis relief and commercial scenarios. Her experience includes running the Office Int'l Publishing and Natural Language groups. Diane is a member of the Translators Without Borders Advisory Board and past chair of the Microsoft Int'l Engineer Leadership Team.
Lynda develops innovative ways to drive growth in global markets. Change Agent and Thought Leader, Lynda has presented concepts, practices, and developed solutions on Global Product and Marketing offerings to Enterprise Level Clients throughout her career.
Both Lynda's client side and consulting experiences have well prepared her for helping shape corporate strategies to increase market share, accelerate innovation cycle times and create time and cost efficiencies. Her passion is crafting business solutions that meet the needs of her clients and deliver organizational profitability.
Siobhán Hanna is a seasoned Localization Operations and Program Management professional with 18 years of industry experience. She currently holds the role of Vice President, Global Operations, with responsibility for U.S. and Central America operations and strategic global programs. In her role at Lionbridge, Siobhan focuses on helping customers and internal teams scale and deploy agile, effective and efficient business solutions.