French entrepreneur, Hervé Laumonier, kindly received us at the brand-new premises of his company, One2Team, in the financial heart of San Francisco. The company was established in Paris in 2000, and has been headquartered at 575 Market Street for two years now. This new location allows the company to meet the needs of the
CAWEB and Intern Abroad are once again partnering up to bring together second-year graduate students with web, translation, multimedia, and localization industry professionals in San Francisco and the Silicon Valley.Read more
The minds behind the project
Renate de La Paix, Leslie Dollet, and Dorothée Lepoutre have worked tirelessly to give enthusiastic international students the opportunity to discover the city that is home to the world’s most prestigious web companies.
Renate De La Paix
Renate de la Paix created the Master Caweb in 2002. Passionate about educating students to create multilingual websites, she teaches project management and localization, and through the years has made of Caweb a program of creativity and excellence. With the trip to the Silicon Valley she offers her students the opportunity to understand the Californian key to success in the localization and IT fields.
Intern Abroad founder
After graduating with a Business Degree in Lille, France, Leslie opened Intern Abroad in 2002 to capitalize on the growing market of linking young professionals seeking jobs in the United States.
For 10 years, Leslie has been placing hundreds of candidates in America, and continues to contribute to the internship market. She has now developed Silicon Valley tours and is welcoming groups of students in this area around Entrepreneurship.
Intern Abroad Miami
Dorothee graduated with a degree in Marketing in 2000. She began her career in Mexico, marketing for Edenred, promoting employees benefits to local companies. She then discovered the Dutch spirit in Rotterdam, working for a Taiwanese IT company. She finally settled in the US and started to work with Leslie at Intern Abroad USA to manage the Miami office. Dorothee’s focus is to match young talents with companies, and to allow them to start an international career in the US.
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