Who are Word Connection?

Who are Word Connection? Word Connection is a Japanese Translation Company based in France. Located in Biarritz in the beautiful Basque Country, between the Pyrenees and Atlantic Ocean.

We have a solid team of employees and freelancers and an extensive network of experts that translate into their mother tongue.

As a family business, the founders, Kaori and James Myatt each has over 15 years experience in the language industry and are always on hand to help.

We provide training and employment to graduate translators as well as a student mentoring program in partnership with the University of East Anglia in the UK.

What’s New?

We are committed to providing translation and localization services of the highest quality.

Word-connection project management tools are NF EN-15038 compliant.

The agency is a member of the Japanese Translators Federation JTF, the Approved Association of Professions of the Adour Basin, and ELIA (European Language Industry Association).

We regularly participate in trade shows, seminars, and workshops, to keep abreast of changes in the industry.


Find out how we stand out from the rest in our article on company culture.


Biarritz and the Basque Region

Whether in France or abroad our Biarritz agency can help your business grow, our project managers from the region work alongside our translators and linguists from Japan.

Our local industries, tourism, recreation, wellness (health spas), winter sports, surf, and golf have all benefited from our expertise.

Basque cuisine is now world famous and exported to Japan with the help of Word-Connection.

Our regional guide book is now available in Japanese bookstores,
Please click here to find out more « Terre Basque Mer Basque ».

Our Translation Tools

Our trained linguists work with a variety of different CAT tools, necessary in adapting to the ever changing needs of our customers ( TAO, MemoQ, Trados, MemSource, Deja vu 3.0 and XTRF to name but a few.

Reaching Out

Thinking of joining us ?

We’re always on the lookout for motivated, confident people to join our team.  For more information please go to our recruitment page, you’ll find the link below.

Please click here « Recruitment ».
Don’t forget to attach a cover letter to your CV, we look forward to hearing from you.