SOURCE: GlobalEnglish Corporation

April 18, 2007 10:00 ET

Top Executives From Around the World Join GlobalEnglish for GlobalExchanges 2007 in San Francisco

Senior Executives From Global 1000 Companies to Discuss the Impact of Globalization on Workforce Management, the Labor Crunch, Outsourcing and More

BRISBANE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 18, 2007 -- GlobalEnglish Corporation today announced the start this week of GlobalExchanges 2007 Conference at the Le Meridien Hotel in San Francisco, CA. GlobalEnglish Corporation offers the only scalable enterprise solution to address the challenges of global communications for companies that operate as integrated global enterprises.

Representatives of Fortune 1000 companies -- including Accenture, Arcelor Mittal, Bank of America, Deloitte, Hewlett-Packard, Reuters and Wyeth -- from such markets as India, China, Eastern Europe and the Middle East are coming together to discuss the business issues that are affecting workforce management programs globally. Also participating are executives from top global consulting firms, including Accenture, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte and McKinsey. Among the topics on the agenda are the labor and talent crunch, business English proficiency, supply of qualified workforce, managing growth markets, global economic integration, business process outsourcing, and cultural intelligence.

"Globalization has forever changed how companies operate, and the level of complexity for obtaining and managing qualified workforces is much greater," said Deepak Desai, President and CEO of GlobalEnglish Corporation. "We are hosting this conference to provide our customers with a forum for identifying solutions to a problem that is spiraling out of control: the lack of a skilled English-speaking workforce and its impact on business collaboration and productivity around the world."

The event will begin with a welcome reception from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18, at Le Meridien Hotel. The formal program will start at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 19, on the "B" level of Le Meridien and will continue through April 20.

For more information about this event or how GlobalEnglish can improve communication skills in your global organization, contact us at info@globalenglish.com.

For media registration, please contact Anastasia Marin at amarin@cpcomm.com, 415-442-4030.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Dayna Verstegen
    Senior Manager, Global Marketing Communications
    GlobalEnglish Corporation
    (650) 246-6114
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