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Lionbridge Strengthens Technology Leadership Team With Software-as-a-Service Industry Veteran
Dec 03, 2009 (11:12 AM EST)


WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. , today announced that Mark Nesline has joined the Company as senior vice president of Engineering. In this role, Nesline will be responsible for the technology strategy and product delivery for Translation Workspace, the Company's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based translation productivity platform and Geoworkz.com, the Company's e-commerce gateway to technology, features and work activities for the global multilingual community. He will also oversee the Company's language translation technology development and corporate applications.

With more than 25 years experience in software and services, business development and technical management, Nesline brings additional technology and business expertise to Lionbridge's proven executive leadership team.

In his most recent position as Vice President of Product Development at Kenexa Inc., a leading provider of recruitment software, Nesline directed the product management, software engineering, quality assurance and professional service functions for the SaaS-based Kenexa Recruiter BrassRing (KRB) product line which serves 85 million job candidates worldwide. Prior to Kenexa, he spent eight years at RSA Security, an identity and access management software company. At RSA Nesline was responsible for the design, development, innovation, quality assurance, documentation and maintenance for all products in RSA Security's flagship SecurID authentication product line. He has also held engineering and product development positions at a number of technology companies including Sentillion Inc., Raytheon and Lockheed Sanders.

"Mark Nesline brings added expertise in cloud-based product development and delivery to support growing demand for our language technology," said Rory Cowan, CEO, Lionbridge. "With his background in globally-accessible, hosted security and productivity software, Mark's experience will be invaluable as we develop and enhance our SaaS-based language technology and other online multilingual productivity applications."

Lionbridge Translation Workspace is the Company's recently-introduced SaaS-based translation productivity platform. Based on Logoport, Lionbridge's proven real-time translation memory technology, Translation Workspace enables translators and agencies to translate, manage and sequence language assets in real-time, collaborate instantly with other translators, monitor project productivity, automate quality assurance and engage qualified resources on demand - all within their own secure, private environment. Available to individual translators and agencies through a flexible, subscription-based model, Translation Workspace provides on-demand access to the industry's most advanced language asset management tools without the cost and infrastructure of traditional on-premise translation systems. For more information about Translation Workspace and to access training materials, product tours, free trials, and other resources please visit www.geoworkz.com .

Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. http://www.lionbridge.com is a provider of translation, testing and development services. Lionbridge combines global resources with proven program management methodologies to serve as an outsource partner throughout a client's product and content lifecycle - from development to translation, testing and maintenance. Global organizations rely on Lionbridge services to increase international market share, speed adoption of global products and content, and enhance their return on enterprise applications and IT system investments. Based in Waltham, Mass., Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 26 countries and provides services under the Lionbridge and VeriTest brands. To learn more, visit

Contact: Sara Buda 781-434-6190 sara.buda@lionbridge.com

CONTACT: Sara Buda of Lionbridge, +1-781-434-6190, sara.buda@lionbridge.com

Web site: http://www.lionbridge.com/