Globili App Translates Signs, Menus at Disney World Parks; More Than 100 Languages Supported

Free smartphone app uses location to provide nearby signs, menus in
user’s language

MILFORD, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Globili, a free smartphone app and multilingual mobile communications
service, will be available to translate the signs and menus in Disney
World’s four theme parks, catering to more than 100 languages, starting
Wednesday, November 23, 2016.

Launched at the 2012 World Choir Games hosted in Cincinnati, Globili is
now a significant tool for users in addition to event marketers and
venues alike.

As the former managing director for Cincinnati’s notable Fountain
Square, Globili Co-Founder Bill Donabedian witnessed countless
non-English speaking guests struggle to read signs. The idea behind
Globili was born: Combine a sign’s GPS coordinates with translated

“International tourists are a major component of the Disney World
visitor profile,” says Donabedian. “The Globili model makes it a
seamless addition to the theme park experience.”

Users can download the free app from the iTunes App Store or Google
Play. As they walk through the parks they can see their location and
nearby signs, and click on the image of a sign to read it in their
preferred language.

Globili depends on the feedback and participation of its users for
continued expansion.

“It’s so easy for individuals, businesses and communities to contribute
signs and menus,” said Donabedian. “We think it’s only a matter of time
until every sign and menu is easily translated to create a new and
improved visitor experience in venues worldwide.”

For more information and a complete list of languages supported, visit

About Globili

Globili LLC is a software company based in Milford, Ohio. Leveraging
smart devices, Globili’s patented technology turns static contents such
as signs and menus into dynamic content that can be understood in over
100 languages. Visit to
learn more.


Bill Donabedian, 513-268-6780