Women in Localization Announces Welocalize’s Olga Beregovaya as its 2022 Technology Board Member

welocalize March 1, 2022

Women in Localization (W.L.), the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry, recently announced their 2022 Board of Directors. Olga Beregovaya, VP of AI Innovation at Welocalize, will lead the technology initiatives in her position on the W.L. Board.

With over 20 years of experience in localization and language technology, particularly machine translation and machine learning technology development and deployment, Beregovaya is well-suited to serve in this position for W.L. She is currently driving the artificial intelligence innovation strategy at Welocalize, is a frequent presenter at AI, data science, and localization events, and is a former president of AMTA.

In addition to Ms. Beregovaya, the 2022 Board of Directors includes Cecilia Maldonado, (President and head of the Operations and Metrics Programs), Vanessa Prolow (Assistant Secretary), Silvia Avary (Media Channel and Treasurer), Cassandra Agyemang (Assistant Treasurer), Eva Klaudinyova (Non-Profit and Secretary), Michele Carlson (Chapters & Global Growth), Jill Goldsberry (Global Strategic Partnerships & Events), Maria Kania (Global Sponsorship), Carrie Fischer (Global Community), and Olga Blasco (Marketing).

“Welocalize is a leading innovator in natural language processing and a technology-enabled super agency,” said Ms. Beregovaya. “It’s an honor to be appointed as W.L.’s technology board member and I look forward to helping steer its strategy during this exciting time in the localization industry.”

Welocalize is a long-standing sponsor of W.L. The Board and sponsors of W.L. work closely to support a worldwide community for the advancement of women in the localization industry. According to W.L., this year’s sponsors all expressed a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and creating opportunities for women in the workplace.

“Our 2022 sponsors have taken the time and energy to invest in our community and have proven to be aligned with W.L.’s mission,” said Cecilia Maldonado, president of Women in Localization. “Their sponsorship is integral to our ability to serve our community and fulfil our mission. We appreciate our sponsors and our Board. We are grateful for their support, and we look forward to a prosperous year ahead for all.”

To learn more about Women in Localization, visit www.womeninlocalization.com. You can also follow W.L. on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

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