Globalization and Localization Association GALA

Name Globalization and Localization Association
Abbreviation GALA
Organization Type Association of companies
Website http://www.gala-global.org
Contact Phone +1 (206) 329-2596
Contact Fax +1 (253) 679-0422
Address 23 Main Street
City Andover, MA 01810
Country United States
Description The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) is a fully representative, non-profit, international industry association for the translation, internationalization, localization, and globalization industry. The association gives members a common forum to discuss issues, create innovative solutions, promote the industry, and present a joint - and more powerful - voice within the industry and to the outside community.



On April 15, 2002, GALA was created by 15 localization companies from 12 countries on four continents. The creation of GALA reflects the composition of the internationalization, localization, and globalization industry, which is made up of thousands of companies all over the world providing a wide range of products and services. Many of these companies expressed the need for a fully representative, international industry organization. We founded GALA on the belief that real industry progress will come from working together to share information, fostering innovative ways to promote ourselves and our industry, and offering our clients unique, collaborative value.



In addition, GALA provides a mechanism to create opportunities for its members to generate new business. We invite all companies providing translation, localization, internationalization, or globalization products or services to join GALA.



GALA's mission is to promote collaboration between all companies providing products and services in the translation, localization, internationalization, and globalization industry.



We provide members with opportunities to better meet their market needs through increasing industry knowledge, fostering collaborative efforts and reducing costs.



Our formal objectives are:

  • To COOPERATE with each other on wider-scale projects

  • To PROVIDE customers with tailor-made solutions

  • To REDUCE OPERATIONAL EXPENSES by means of increased purchasing power

  • To INCREASE KNOWLEDGE by means of information exchange

  • To CREATE market opportunities for our members

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