GALA Announces 2018 Board Positions
The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) today announced the following offices for the 2018 Board of Directors:
Chair – Klaus Fleischmann (Kaleidoscope GmbH, Austria)
Vice Chair – Kåre Lindahl (Venga Global, USA)
Secretary and Conference Program Committee Liaison – Sabina Jasinska (Donnelley Language Solutions, UK)
Treasurer – Wafaa Mohiy (Saudisoft, Egypt)
Membership Liaison – Pedro Gomez (Microsoft Corporation, USA)
Membership Liaison – Tea Dietterich (2M Language Services, Australia & France)
Membership Liaison – George Zhao (Boffin Language Group, Canada)
“I am proud and intimidated at the same time to have been elected as Chair for the GALA Board of Directors," said Klaus Fleischmann. "I believe this will be a very dynamic year for our great industry from a geopolitical, an economic and a technological point of view. As an ambitious team, the GALA board and staff will continue to make GALA a place of ever more meaningful guidance, learning, insight, professional development and fun.”
All board members will be present throughout GALA’s 2018 Language of Business Conference, taking place 13-16 March in Boston. We encourage everyone to attend the association’s annual meeting on Friday morning at the event. For more information, visit the GALA 2018 conference site.
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The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) is a global, non-profit trade association for the language industry. As a membership organization, we support our member companies and the language sector by creating communities, championing standards, sharing knowledge, and advancing technology.