Sajan: Appoints localization industry veteran to lead Ireland office


Angie Langer

Marketing Communications


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Official Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Visit from Minister of State Marks the Special Occasion for Sajan Software, Ltd.

RIVER FALLS, WI – January 18, 2010 – Sajan, the leading provider of global language services and cloud-based translation management software, announced today the appointment of David Flynn as General Manager of the Sajan office in Dublin, Ireland. Flynn arrives at Sajan with 28 years of experience in both the technology and localization industries, having held numerous leadership roles across Europe and Asia.

In his role as General Manager, Flynn will lead all initial startup activities for Sajan in Ireland, most-notably business development and operations. He will also be responsible for building a team, which will be charged with delivering Sajan language services and software in the European market.

Flynn joins an elite cast of localization practitioners with a combined 50+ years of experience in the language service provider industry. Flynn’s group will focus on supply chain, global client services, program management and software localization.

“We could not be happier with the on-boarding of David Flynn to lead our team in Ireland” stated Shannon Zimmerman, Sajan CEO. “David’s knowledge of the industry and his business acumen will provide our European customers a new strategic advisor, and sharpen Sajan’s focus in the continent.”

Additionally, Sajan officially opened their EMEA headquarters in Dublin today, with the official ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Mr. Dara Calleary T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Enterprise, Trade and Employment with responsibility for Labour Affairs.

Speaking at the announcement today, Minister Calleary said: “I am delighted to officially open the new EMEA headquarters and R&D centre for Sajan in Dublin today. The establishment by Sajan of a Headquarter Operation of this nature demonstrates the strength of Ireland’s reputation as a location for software investments, linguistics and translation. Sajan Software, Ltd. will play a strategic role in Sajan’s overall operation and Ireland will be a vital element”.

About Sajan

Sajan is the innovative way to obtain language translation solutions. Sajan’s language translation technology provides not only a Translation Management System, GCMS, to serve as the operating platform, but also provides users with flexible delivery models and a transparency to all aspects of the Localization process while delivering previously unrealized business results. Website: