Brno, Czech Republic (PRWEB) October 21, 2009
Moravia Worldwide, a leading globalization solution provider, announced today the appointment of Bob Myers as Chief Operating Officer, with overall responsibility for the company's global operations. Bob will be based in the company's headquarters in Brno, Czech Republic.
In this new position, Bob Myers will be in charge of developing and executing Moravia's operations strategies for its worldwide network, with hubs in Europe, the Americas, and Asia Pacific, overseeing and evolving the delivery infrastructure for existing language, testing, and engineering services as well as new offerings.
Bob Myers' localization industry experience dates to the 1990s, when he founded seminal Japanese localization firm Pacifitech Corporation, later acquired by Bowne Global Solutions (BGS). Remaining at BGS, he created an industry-leading pan-Asian solution through acquisitions and organic growth, and then took on the role of Executive Vice President in charge of the localization business line worldwide. In recent years Bob has consulted with localization and internet companies on globalization and technology strategy. He is fluent in English and Japanese.
"This is a really exciting time of change in the language business and I think Moravia is a fabulous platform to drive that change," noted Bob. "My team's plan is to continue to deliver the quality and value that Moravia is known for, while helping to reinvent the industry in ways small and large. I'm convinced Moravia has the vision and resources to make this happen. It is a privilege for me to be with Moravia at this stage of its development."
"We have worked with Bob for some time now, and he has already made a tremendous contribution to the development of our operational capabilities, ranging from production models to automation, technology and geographical development," commented Ms. Katerina Janku, Chief Executive Officer of Moravia Worldwide. "We welcome him into the management team that will bring Moravia to the next stage."
About Moravia Worldwide
Moravia Worldwide is a leading globalization solution provider, enabling companies in the information technology, e-learning, life sciences and financial industries to enter global markets with high quality multilingual products. Moravia's solutions include localization and product testing services, internationalization, multilingual publishing, technical translation and content creation. With dedicated testing and engineering solutions, Moravia helps companies release their software and hardware products globally by providing services that include test development, localization and functional testing, test automation and software engineering. Moravia Worldwide maintains global headquarters in the Czech Republic and North American headquarters in California, with local offices and production centers in Japan, China, Latin America, Ireland, USA and throughout Europe. To learn more, please visit http://www.moraviaworldwide.com.