To Be An Experience Business Requires Organizational And Cultural Shifts

February 14, 2017 - Lionbridge CMO Clint Poole talks about delivering short-term wins and how the focus of the marketing team has been to better understand the customer and his journey.   There have been many advances in the digital landscape of various companies and balancing the short-term and long-term impact can be a challenge. Clint Poole discusses Lionbridge’s […]

Rory Cowan Wins CEO of the Year 2016!

January 30, 2017 - Lionbridge CEO Rory J. Cowan has been recognized as the CEO of the year by Acquisition International Magazine.  In his interview Rory talks about his company, Lionbridge, his career background, challenges faced in the market and his future plans for the company.   Read the entire interview here.

5 Strategies to Deliver the Best Possible Customer Experience

January 25, 2017 - Lionbridge SVP and CMO, Clint Poole discusses the importance of digital transformation to achieve success while delivering customer experience. With the constant development and innovation in technology it is important that companies keep themselves up to date with the digital trends in order to deliver the best possible customer experience. Clint Poole discusses 5 strategies […]

Lionbridge Expands India Presence with Translation Industry’s Most Comprehensive Indic Language Capabilities

January 24, 2017 - Integrated Language, Content and Engineering Solutions Enable Global Brands to Reach and Engage Growing Market of India-based Consumers WALTHAM, Mass. – January 25, 2017 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., today announced it has expanded its Indic language capabilities and local operations with the addition of approximately 500 in-country localization experts, creating the largest localization company in […]

Lionbridge GeoFluent Language Solution Enables Companies to Develop Digital Strategies to Meet Consumer Preferences

January 24, 2017 - GeoFluent language solution enables companies to develop digital strategies to meet consumer preferences. Lionbridge Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Clint Poole, discusses the importance of delivering content to global customers in their native languages while conveying the proper emotive tone. In order to be successful globally, businesses should prioritize their digital strategies and […]

Lionbridge Announces GeoFluent® on the Salesforce AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Apps Marketplace

January 16, 2017 - GeoFluent app enables contact centers to improve global CX and reduce costs by adding multilingual capabilities to existing chat applications without hiring bilingual agents WALTHAM, Mass. – Jan. 16, 2016 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has launched GeoFluent on the Salesforce AppExchange, empowering businesses to connect with their customers, partners and employees in entirely […]

European Union of Associations of Translation Companies Re-elects Lionbridge Country Manager Rudy Tirry as President

January 12, 2017 - Brussels, Belgium – 12 January 2017 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., today announced that Country Manager (Belgium), Rudy Tirry, has been re-elected President of the European Union of Associations of Translation Companies (EUATC). With a two-year term of office which began on the 1st January 2017, Rudy’s new mandate is a continuation of his first appointment […]

Lionbridge Vice President Allison McDougall Appointed as Chairwoman of Women in Localization

January 11, 2017 - WALTHAM, Mass. – January 11, 2017 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., today announced that its Vice President of Emerging Business Allison McDougall has been named chairwoman of Women in Localization, the leading professional organization for women in the localization industry. McDougall will succeed Women in Localization Co-Founder Eva Klaudinyova as Board Chair for a one-year term, […]

Biggest Lessons Learned in 2016

December 21, 2016 - Mark Aiello, General Manager Lionbridge Life Sciences, shares the biggest challenges faced in the life sciences sector in 2016. Mark Aiello discusses the positive and negative effects of the economic environment on the life science sector in 2016. He talks about the increase in client demand, competing for mindshare and challenges faced while attracting new […]

LIOX No More: Rory Cowan on Taking Lionbridge Private

December 16, 2016 - Lionbridge CEO Rory Cowan discusses Lionbridge’s $360M acquisition by H.I.G. Capital with Slator’s Florian Faes. Read the entire article here.

Waltham-based Lionbridge will be taken private in $360M deal

December 14, 2016 - Lionbridge Technologies announces acquisition by a private equity firm. H.I.G. Capital. Read the entire article here.

Lionbridge Enters into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by H.I.G. Capital

December 12, 2016 - Stockholders to Receive $5.75 in Cash per Share; Transaction Valued at Approximately $360 Million Equity Value WALTHAM, MA – December 12, 2016 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm. […]

2017 Predictions: AI Will Take Over, But Marketers Will Adapt

December 9, 2016 - Lionbridge CMO and SVP discusses the role of artificial intelligence in the marketing industry in 2017.  Automation due to advanced technology has been increasing since the past few years and new innovations have changed the technological landscape. Artificial intelligence is one such innovation that is slowly affecting the marketing industry. Marketers are now recognizing the […]

Instant translation: The next step in guest communication

December 8, 2016 - Direct text messaging app, TheBesty, uses GeoFluent technology allowing the app to instantly translate conversations in English, Spanish and Portuguese.         Delivering the ultimate customer experience to cater to global customers is an ongoing challenge for companies. Technology has allowed companies to directly communicate with multilingual customers in their native language and […]

The Case For Localizing Content For The Untapped Hispanic Market

December 2, 2016 - Sergio Restrepo, Vice President of Global Digital Marketing Business talks about why creating a localized content strategy should be your number one priority.  The Hispanic American population is the fastest-growing and most connected audience on the planet. Localizing web content and translating websites is crucial to cater to such emerging cross-cultural markets. Marketing content is […]

Lionbridge’s GeoFluent Real-Time Translation Solution Now Available on Microsoft Azure

November 30, 2016 - Microsoft Azure allows Lionbridge to support GeoFluent customer requirements and preferences for data location; Provides enhanced enterprise-grade performance and uptime WALTHAM, Mass. – Nov. 30, 2016 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIOX) today announced that its GeoFluent real-time translation solution is now available on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform to support its global clients. The availability of Azure […]

Lionbridge SVP Clint Poole shares 4 Vital Strategies for Global Marketing Success

November 16, 2016 - Focuses on 4 trends to ensure a strong global marketing strategy.   With the constant evolution of digital technologies customers now expect to have access to constant streams of information in real-time across multiple platforms and different languages. This makes it necessary for companies to have a globalization strategy in place to provide ultimate customer experience […]

Lionbridge Named a Top 100 Digital Content Company by EContent

November 9, 2016 - Recognized for excellence in content translation, localization & globalization WALTHAM, Mass. – November 9, 2016 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIOX), today announced it has been named to the EContent 100 list of leading companies in the digital content industry for the second year in a row. Lionbridge received recognition for excellence in the category […]

5 Ways to Localize Apps and Build Brand Loyalty

November 9, 2016 - Talks about key strategies to make the localization process manageable in order to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction. With the growth in the mobile application market, brands need to formulate new ways to incorporate localization into their app development strategies to avoid losing customers. As more and more brands are going global localization […]

Developing a Digital Customer Experience Strategy

November 2, 2016 - Digital platforms can help you give customers the ultimate experience and help you transform your business.  With the digital transformation of marketing it is increasingly more important to include digital channels in your company’s marketing plan. It is always a good idea to focus on delivering good customer experiences in not only your digital strategy […]

Lionbridge is Named to EContent’s Top 100 Companies in the Digital Content Industry: 2016 – 2017

November 1, 2016 - The 16th list of top 100 companies in the digital content industry is out with a few new categories and companies. With the increase in popularity of online video, it has been added as a separate category and the list reflects the latest trends in the digital content industry.       Get the list […]

Joining Forces: How Digital Agencies and Localization Providers Can Improve Global Marketing 

October 26, 2016 - Lionbridge’s Arnold Koh discusses strategies for partnering with language experts and talks about the advantage of such strategic partnerships The marketing landscape is constantly changing with the evolution of technology and globalization and customers can now access information from their favorite brands across multiple devices. This increases the need for customization and personalization in order […]

Life Fitness uses Lionbridge onDemand for Translation and Localization of their Content

October 19, 2016 - Lionbridge onDemand helps automate the workflow process for the international fitness company and provides ‘smart’ translation services. HFS recently wrote about how Lionbridge is making the translation process more efficient and effective for fitness company Life Fitness. The company uses Lionbridge onDemand to automate and simplify the workflow for the translation of MS Office documents, […]

Lionbridge CEO Rory Cowan makes an appearance on Boston Bloomberg Radio

October 19, 2016 - Lionbridge CEO Rory Cowan speaks about growing an international translation services company on Boston Bloomberg Radio In an interview with Bloomberg Radio Rory Cowan speaks about Lionbridge’s core capability and about how 2017 looks promising in the legal, finance and core technology business areas. Rory talks about the ‘white space’ of life and about Lionbridge’s […]

4 Key Takeaways for Multilingual Customer Service Success

October 13, 2016 - Tom Tseki discusses customer service best practices to maintain loyalty from global customers.  With the constant evolution of technology, brands need to focus their efforts towards reaching customers globally. In order to cater to international customers, brands will need to approach content strategies from a global point of view. A majority of respondents prefer to […]

Top Three Translation Strategies for Global Trials

October 6, 2016 - Key strategies organizations should consider to ensure a successful and safe clinical trial on a global scale.  The pool of participants in clinical trials across the world is expanding and organizations are conducting trials at numerous sites with thousands of patients speaking different languages. Lionbridge Life Sciences General Manager, Mark Aiello, discusses how pharma sponsors […]

4 Key Takeaways Marketers Can Learn From the Olympics

August 12, 2016 - The Olympics bring people together and help celebrate the world’s cultures and heritages, and hence they can be more than just an athletic competition.   The Olympic Games are a global celebration bringing people together from over 200 countries across the world. Lionbridge’s VP of Global Digital Marketing Services, Sergio Restrepo, talks about how following […]

Lionbridge Awarded Patent for Real-Time Translation Solution

August 10, 2016 - GeoFluent’s Innovations Enable Contact Centers to Easily Provide Consistent Multilingual Communications across all Channels WALTHAM, Mass. – August 10, 2016 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LIOX), today announced it has received a patent for its GeoFluent real-time translation solution that enables contact centers to easily provide consistent multilingual communications across all channels. The new patent number […]

Paula Shannon to Host Innovation Contest at TAUS Annual Conference

July 13, 2016 - Contest designed to celebrate innovation in the language industry AMSTERDAM/WALTHAM, Mass. – July 13, 2016 – Paula Shannon, chief sales officer at Lionbridge, will host the Game Changer Innovation Contest at the TAUS Annual Conference on October 24 and 25 in Portland, Oregon. Over fifty startups as well as established companies from inside and outside […]

Lionbridge Names Susan Kantor to the Lionbridge Board of Directors

July 13, 2016 - WALTHAM, Mass. – July 12, 2016 – Lionbridge Technologies (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced the appointment of Susan Kantor to the Lionbridge Board of Directors. Throughout her 40-year career Ms. Kantor has served as a financial and operational leader, leading international finance, tax, treasury, risk, compliance and technology enablement for global services organizations.  Most recently Ms. […]