Translations.com adds media hire to management team

Translations.com, the technology division of TransPerfect, the world´s provider of language and technology solutions for global business, has announced the hiring of Jacques Barreau as Vice President of Media and Interactive Entertainment, the company said.

Barreau has over 20 years of experience spearheading localization for theatrical features, episodic content, and interactive games in more than 40 languages for Warner Bros. and clients such as Lucasfilm and Turner Broadcasting Networks.

Barreau was responsible for implementing new creative and production structures at Warner Bros. with the goal of improving the studio´s quality standards and streamlining localization processes to reduce turnaround times for day and date worldwide releases–including major Hollywood blockbusters such as the Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter franchises.

In his role at Translations.com, Barreau will be involved in all aspects of localization and be instrumental in the development and rollout of the company´s GlobalLink Virtual Studio and Media.Next suite of AI-powered media localization solutions.

Translations.com is the world´s largest provider of enterprise localization services and technology solutions. From offices in over 90 cities on six continents, Translations.com offers a full range of services in 170+ languages to clients worldwide. More than 4,000 global organizations employ Translations.com´s GlobalLink® Product Suite to simplify management of multilingual content. Translations.com is part of the TransPerfect family of companies, with global headquarters in New York and regional headquarters in London and Hong Kong. For more information, visit www.translations.com.