Entries by brian johnson

John Deere Partner-Level Supplier Award

Welocalize has earned recognition as a Partner-Level Supplier in the John Deere Achieving Excellence Program. The Partner-Level status is Deere & Company’s highest supplier rating. Suppliers who participate in the Achieving Excellence program are evaluated annually in several key performance categories, including quality, cost management, delivery, technical support and wavelength, which is a measure of responsiveness.

Springtime Celebrations Around the World

Welocalize has more than 700 employees around the world and 16 global office locations. As a culturally diverse, global organization we often observe the many traditions and celebrations of our colleagues that are both local, national and worldwide.  Diversity also means that many of the celebrations are unique to geographies or take place at different […]

Guide to International Business Etiquette in Asia

We recently posted, Welocalize Guide to International Business Etiquette, which looked at some of the language, traditions and cultures to be observed in certain areas of the world when conducting business. This blog focuses specifically on business etiquette in Asia, observing some important business traditions in India, Korea, Vietnam, China and Japan. India In India, when […]

Global Trends in Mobile and E-Commerce

The global expansion of the Internet use for conducting business has greatly contributed to a revolution for the way we buy goods and services. This is demonstrated by the fact that global e-commerce sales grew by 25% in 2015. This trend in e-commerce allows global businesses to trade more efficiently with consumers and other businesses around […]

Five Localization Tips for International E-Commerce

Localizing your e-commerce site and any associated digital marketing strategy is an effective way to expand and reach new customers and local markets. Research consistently shows that online customers prefer to research and buy items in their own language and culture. According to independent research firm, Common Sense Advisory, 56% of consumers say that the […]

Latest Technologies for Localization Testing

Software market requirements are changing quickly. More and more technology companies want their products to be released to market faster to meet demand and to rapidly integrate client expectations into their products in real-time. This introduces a lot of innovation in software development, validation and the technology industry. It is one of the reasons agile […]

2015 maryland international business leadership award

Smith Yewell, CEO and Co-Founder of Welocalize has received the World Trade Center Institute’s (WTCI) 2015 Maryland International Business Leadership Award. The award celebrates vision, international success and excellence in leadership for the winning companies and State of Maryland. Welocalize is a global leader in innovative translation and localization solutions with corporate headquarters located in Frederick, Maryland, where Smith […]

2015 united way’s community volunteer award

Welocalize was presented the 2015 United Way’s Community Volunteer Award for the company’s commitment to service.  The award is a celebration for volunteer and charitable giving and is presented to honorees by Stacey Stewart, U.S. President of United Way Worldwide.  The Welocalize award is recognition for volunteer activities in the Frederick, Maryland community.

2015 ranking by common sense advisory: 4th largest LSP in US, 9th largest in the world

Welocalize ranked no. 9 in top 100 language service providers, no. 4 in North America again in 2015. Common Sense Advisory (CSA), recognizes Welocalize as a leader within the $38 billion global localization industry. The June 2015 report Language Services Market: 2015 analyzed data from 18,000 LSPs. The firm, which has published market size estimates and global rankings found […]

2015 inc. 5000 fastest-growing company award

Welocalize received the notable honor as one of the 2015 Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private U.S. Companies. Welocalize has distinctively achieved placement on the Inc. 5000 celebrated ranking for 11 consecutive years.  Welocalize ranked 4,444 on the list, along with remarkable industry leaders and recognized top global brands. The list for 2015 is based on a ranking […]

2015 most promising technology solutions provider in oil & gas industry

Welocalize has been recognized by CIO Review as one of 20 most promising technology solutions providers in the oil and gas industry. Hundreds of oil and gas technology solution providers were analyzed by a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs and analysts including CIO Review’s editorial board to select the final list of Oil and Gas […]

4th largest LSP in US, 9th largest global LSP: common sense advisory (CSA)

Welocalize ranked no. 9 in top 100 language service providers, no. 4 in North America in 2014. Independent research firm, Common Sense Advisory, recognizes Welocalize as a top player in $37 billion global localization industry. The June 2014 report href=”http://www.commonsenseadvisory.com/AbstractView.aspx?ArticleID=21531″ rel=”nofollow” data-ls-seen=”1″>Language Services Market: 2014 analyzed data from 18,000 LSPs. The firm, which has published market size […]

4th largest LSP in US, 9th largest global LSP: common sense advisory (CSA)

Welocalize ranked no. 9 in top 100 language service providers, no. 4 in North America in 2014. Independent research firm, Common Sense Advisory, recognizes Welocalize as a top player in $37 billion global localization industry. The June 2014 report Language Services Market: 2014 analyzed data from 18,000 LSPs. The firm, which has published market size estimates and […]

2014 inc. 5000 fastest-growing company award

Welocalize Achieves Distinguished Fastest-Growing Company Inc. 5000 Ranking for Tenth Year – Welocalize, a leader in translation and localization solutions, placed on the 2014 Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private U.S. Companies list for a coveted tenth time. The Inc. Magazine ranking highlights organizations based on their economic achievements. Welocalize ranked 3,454 along with prominent global brands and independent entrepreneurial […]

deloitte 2014 technology fast 500

Welocalize Receives Deloitte 2014 Technology Fast 500 Award – Welocalize has been recognized by Deloitte for the thirteenth time as one of the fastest growing North American companies in the prestigious 2014 Technology Fast 500™ annual ranking. Welocalize has received the respected award for the percentage of fiscal year revenue growth from 2009 to 2013. The […]

inc. magazine 2013 hire power award

Welocalize Recognized as Leading Job Creator in U.S. Receiving 2013 Hire Power Award from Inc. Magazine Welocalize received the honorable distinction for being one of America’s leading private company job creators with the reward of Inc. magazine’s 2nd annual Hire Power Award. Welocalize has been honored as 7th  in private job creation for the U.S. business products and […]

deloitte 2012 technology fast 500

Welocalize ranked number 406 fastest growing company in North America on Deloitte’s 2012 technology fast 500™ – Deloitte ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the period from 2006 – 2011. Welocalize grew […]

2nd fastest growing LSP 2010-2012: common sense advisory (CSA)

Welocalize Ranked 2nd Fastest Growing Language Service Provider – Common Sense Advisory report The Fastest Growing LSPs recognizes Welocalize as having one of the highest sustained revenue increases over a two year period. From 2010 – 2012, Welocalize had an average three-year growth rate of 179.58% and a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 40.88%.  Read more