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Transifex Appoints Seasoned Executive Management Team; Bolsters Effort to Drive Sales in Rapid Growth Translation Software Market

128 Days ago

More Than 500 Businesses Rely on Transifex -- Including Atlassian, Coursera, Eventbrite, Kixeye, Waze

MENLO PARK, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 23, 2016) - Transifex, leading provider of localization automation, today announced the foundation of its management team following its Series A funding last year. The Company named Silicon Valley veterans Amy Hawman, Vice President of Marketing, Garrick Jang, Vice President of Sales, and Anita Kutlesa, Chief Financial Officer.

"As the localization market continues experience rapid growth, we need a leadership team to serve our growing customer base," said Transifex CEO Dimitris Glezos. "This team is poised to allow us to fully realize our vision: enable digital company's to serve individual customers around the world in their native language."

Glezos founded Transifex to serve a growing market by building its localization automation software platform, giving customers the ability to quickly reach global customers, ultimately increasing the bottom line. Transifex provides its software platform to help organizations deliver personalized user experiences in individual regions around the globe.

According to Common Sense Advisory, a translation industry think tank, the size of the translation services industry was $33.5 billion in 2012. And, IbisWorld, business market information provider, issued a report citing that the translation services market is expected to reach $37 billion in 2018.

Hawman joins Transifex from PARC, Antics Digital Marketing, Xerox, and other Silicon Valley organizations. She is a dynamic senior marketing and strategy professional with broad marketing functional experience. Jang comes to Transifex with 11 years sales experience at technology companies including PagerDuty, Box, and Check Point Software, where Jang has met or exceeded revenue targets of 100%+ in the past 9 years. Kutlesa brings 15 years of expertise driving performance through cash management, process improvement and strategic planning in startup, high growth and restructuring environments. Kutlesa joins Transifex from Pipedrive, Buongiorno, Coverity, and other enterprises, as well as running her own consultancy business.

Companies including Atlassian, Coursera, Eventbrite, Ghost, Kixeye, Waze, and others rely on Transifex to achieve a truly multilingual, global presence. For more information, or to get started on a localization deployment, please visit www.transifex.com.

About Transifex
Transifex is a Localization Automation Platform that helps marketers and developers publish digital content across multiple languages. Built for companies with agile development cycles, Transifex's cloud platform helps accelerate the delivery of content with a continuous localization workflow. Customers using Transifex can be assured that new content is always translated, and the latest translations are included with each release. This means faster time-to-market and a better experience for end users. Headquartered in the heart of Silicon Valley, Transifex is global and digital -- with engineers on two continents and customers in nearly 50 countries representing about 40,000 projects and over 320,000 users, localizing content in 150+ languages.

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