You don’t have to be a manager to lead, nor does being a manager make you a leader. This is even more true today than ever with social media influencers, digital nomads, and an ever increasing focus on scalable relationships. What does it mean to be a leader in the digital world? How do we prepare the next generation of leaders?
Latha is an award winning lawyer and social entrepreneur whose goal has been to grow a socially responsible and sustainable language services company that is the multilingual hub for the world, with a team of talented, motivated and passionate individuals committed to this goal.
Roman is the CEO (“Chief Energy Officer”) of ZELENKA Translations, a company that his father started in the Czech Republic 29 years ago. Since taking over the company in 2007, he and his team have been pursuing a single vision: to maximize the value of translation services through close, meaningful, human-to-human relationships with their vendors and clients.
As somebody who has been actively involved in localization for over 20 years, I am passionate about the strength of our industry and also the constant need for us to keep evolving and re-inventing how we do things.
I am an inclusionist: I believe everybody has something positive to offer, no matter where you sit at the table.
I am a visionary: I believe that if you have your heart in the right place and the true desire to create positive impact, every vision can become reality.
I am curious: I believe the status quo is there to be challenged and serve as guidance for change and growth.