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Paul Mac Aree

Paul is a Business Development Manager with SimulTrans in Dublin with over 18 years’ experience in the localization industry. With a background in Print and Manufacturing Paul joined the Industry as a localization engineer, specialising in C++ development. Having worked in every facet of the Translation Industry from Testing and Engineering through to Language Quality and Management. He works with his clients to understand their needs and using his experience, develops solutions to meet their goals.

Recent Posts

Translators Acknowledgement

[fa icon="calendar'] July 3, 2018 / by Paul Mac Aree posted in Translation Services

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I have been in the localization industry now for over 18 years. Starting as a Localization Engineer and working my way down the ladder (no jokes around snakes please) to sales. In the early days engineers and translators rarely worked closely together, my knowledge of professional translation was limited to sending out text and putting it back in the right place once it was translated.

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Arrgh! Not another GDPR blog!

[fa icon="calendar'] February 12, 2018 / by Paul Mac Aree posted in International Business Strategy

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As the GDPR deadline looms (May 25th, 2018) the internet has become awash with posts highlighting the apocalyptic chaos that companies who are not compliant will face, the wrath of governments shall be laired upon those who do not comply. Fines of 4% revenue or €20 million. There will be no safe harbour. Enforcement Officers will have the powers to block all company wide electronic transfers immediately. However, I am not looking to instill more fear and panic to an already jaded audience. 

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