In this episode of Globally Speaking, we chat with Margaret Ann Dowling, CEO of Create&Translate.org, about the magazine publishing industry. She explains the current global licensing model for multilingual publication and why it needs to evolve to become more reader-focused. She also talks about the need to create more content that enables collaboration across cultures and markets and the similarities between the loc and publishing worlds. Click Play or Download Episode below and thanks for listening!
Globally Speaking, sponsored by RWS and Nimdzi Insights.
Create&Translate.org, a Warsaw-based company focused on merging the technical capabilities and global reach of the localization industry with the local knowledge and creativity of the publishing industry. With over 25 years of experience in emerging markets, she helped globally launch and manage some of the world’s most recognized media brands, including ELLE, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, In Style and National Geographic. She was also a founder and ambassador of the Warsaw Chapter of Singularity University.
Renato Beninatto is the co-author of The General Theory of the Translation Company and leads Nimdzi Insights, a think-tank and consulting company that focuses on growth strategies for localization leaders. A former owner of an LSP, an executive in some of the leading companies in the industry and a linguist in his own right, this Brazilian-Italian-American citizen can’t shut up in Portuguese, English, Italian, French or Spanish.
Michael has over 10 years of experience in the localization and IT industries. A well-networked entrepreneur, Michael’s main interest is in connecting and bringing people together. He not only enjoys learning about a company’s exciting ideas and developments, he also has a keen ability to add value—and fire—to new and innovative thinking.