Experienced and tech savvy small business executive specializing in B2B channel partnerships, staff training & development, cross-functional teams, agile & lean management, localization workflow automation, solutions architecting, business process modeling, localization supply chain, export control (ITAR/EAR), information security, geopolitical consulting, sales & marketing, public speaking as well as AWS cloud deployment & maintenance.
Over the past 12 years, I have managed or overseen 15,000+ localization initiatives for organizations such as Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook, Google, Nike, Starbucks, Amazon, Electronic Arts, Sony, Disney and US Federal Government entities (Department of Defense, Department of Justice) – to name a few.
I have also written and presented best practices workshops for Amazon & Starbucks, among other organizations (localization best practices, website globalization, pre-localization code & content internationalization, localization process conception, refinement & implementation).
I have personally designed and developed a functional ERP system for the localization industry, led the architectural design of a crowd/community sourcing platform for the localization industry, as well as overseen the conceptualization & development of various workflow plugins for localization workflow & testing automation. I have also been involved with the conceptualization and architectural design of multilingual document & social media exploitation platforms for use in the defense & intelligence arenas.