Dr. Salvatore “Salvo” Giammarresi
Salvo is the head of localization at Airbnb, and also serves as an advisor to several start-ups. Previously Salvo was head of content and globalization at PayPal, and head of localization at Yahoo. Salvo has helped companies of all sizes with globalization, geo-expansion, scalable and efficient operations, and business management. Salvo is a published author on the topics of localization project management, international product and portfolio management, formulaic sequences, and translation memory systems. He holds a Ph.D. in applied linguistics from the University of Palermo where he has been a visiting professor, teaching and developing classes and curricula.