Awards Shortlist Announced


Think Global Forum Awards Shortlist Announced

March 15, 2019 | Dublin, Ireland / Mountain View, California.

Think Global Forum Awards have announced this year’s shortlisted applicants. The judging panel – made up of leading professionals from a broad array of industries – carried out a meticulous review of every entry across 12 award categories and has presented their findings to the award committee.

The importance of connecting with a global audience effectively and efficiently is critical in today’s marketplace. The awards are a way to recognize achievements in this area and to promote the awareness of thinking globally for individuals, communities, start-ups, small and medium sized businesses, global brands and large-scale international organizations.

All categories and shortlisted applicants are listed below.

Brand of the Year

NetApp Globalization
Samsung STEM
Samsung India


The Worldly Marketer Podcast
Women in Localization
PWN Global


IKEA Advertising
Greenpeace Canada

Language Industry Person of the Year

Michele Carlson
Maria Scheibengraf

Localization Recognition

Rotary International
CA Technologies

Going Global

Sage Advice


WIA Technologies
Retro Digital


XTM International
Survey Monkey


American Express Global Bus
Lonely Planet Travel News Daily

Life Sciences

Integrated DNA

Retail & eCommerce



Alps Electrics
Zimmer Bio

Congratulations to all shortlisted companies and individuals! The winners will be announced at this year’s ceremonies, hosted at the Gibson Hotel in Dublin, Ireland and the Rosewood Sandhill Hotel in Menlo Park, California, USA, on April 3, 2019.

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum is a body of industry professionals designed to provide insights and thought leadership in the context of the globalization of products and services around the world. With a strong interest in all things localization the forum is made up of industry thought leaders who can offer keen insights into the here and now and, most importantly, the future. For more information please visit:

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