across now also present in Italy and Spain

Nov. 16, 2006 – Edoardo Pagnini, the Regional Manager for Italy, is located in Firenze. He holds a degree in Business Administration from the Università degli Studi di Firenze. Edoardo has worked in various positions in the automotive industry. This implies that he speaks the language and he is familiar with the requirements of this sector. Due to his profile, he represents in an ideal way the approach pursued by across: to actively integrate corporate employers in the translation processes.

Federico López is the Regional Manager for Spain. He looks back on many years of experience in the translation and IT industries. Positions he held include working at Alpnet as Supply Chain Manager. As an insider in the sector, he immediately recognized the unique potential of the across technology and enjoys being part of the rollout in Spain right from the start. He is located in Barcelona and is fluent in French, English, Dutch and Spanish.

Christian Weih, International Sales Director at across, explains: “In the course of the international rollout of across, further subsidiaries in Europe, USA, and Asia will follow. We will be present in all relevant markets within months.”

About across

across Systems ( is the manufacturer of the across Corporate Translation Management (CTM) software solution. Headquartered in Germany, across Systems is a spin-off of Nero AG, the provider of the world’s leading CD/DVD application.

across simplifies, accelerates, and improves the management, coordination, and implementation of translations. The software includes a translation memory, a terminology system, and powerful project management and translation workflow monitoring tools. From project managers to translators and proofreaders, all involved parties work within a single system, either in-house or over a seamless connection to external language service providers. Open interfaces allow the smooth integration of third-party systems.

across addresses the needs of all who provide or commission professional translations, ranging from service providers to export-oriented medium-sized businesses and language service departments of international enterprises. By using across, the quality of documents can be increased and translation costs can be cut drastically.

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