By: Press Release
MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Today, Monster.com(R), the worldwide leader in connecting people to job opportunities and the flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc., and Ogden Newspapers, Inc., have announced a strategic partnership and launch of co-branded Web sites to offer combined online and print services via Ogden Newspapers’ family of 39 local newspapers across 12 states.
The alliance fully integrates Monster.com’s comprehensive solutions into Ogden Newspapers’ websites, delivering a complete job-search and recruitment experience to local audiences. The co-branded sites will provide Ogden’s job seekers with job-search capabilities, resume management, career tools and advice. Local employers will benefit from an increased breadth of online recruitment solutions including access to Monster’s resume database, the Career Ad Network, and superior talent-matching technology.
“Our company has always been innovative with technology and committed to providing the best possible tools to our employees and to our customers,” said Bob Nutting, CEO of Ogden Newspapers, Inc. “No one can match the deep customer relationships that we have built over many decades in each of our newspaper markets. We have built, and will continue to develop, the strongest and most trusted marketing partnerships in our communities. This alliance will allow us to leverage our local connections with the national brand and premier technology that Monster brings to the table.”
Monster is committed to helping publishers deliver world-class experiences and content to the communities they serve. Monster offers its technology, resources and employment industry expertise to partners with a goal of helping them deepen advertiser relationships and grow web audiences interested in career content. Monster has partnered with more than 70 media companies, including over 1,000 daily and weekly newspapers in all 50 states and Puerto Rico, to deliver targeted value to employers and job seekers.
“We’re thrilled that Ogden Newspapers has chosen Monster as its recruitment partner,” said Lauren Chacon, SVP and general manager for Monster’s Media Alliances Group. “By combining Ogden’s local relationships and credibility with Monster’s recruitment expertise and deep pool of talent and opportunities, seekers will have access to the best job opportunities in their markets. Employers will be able to better tap into the talent available in their markets.”
About The Ogden Newspapers, Inc.
Ogden Newspapers, Inc., is a diversified media corporation that publishes 39 daily newspapers, several magazines, weekly newspapers and shoppers located in 12 states from Florida to upstate New York and as far west as Maui, Hawaii.
About Monster Worldwide
Monster Worldwide, Inc., parent company of Monster, the premier global online employment solution for more than a decade, strives to inspire people to improve their lives. With a local presence in key markets in North America, Europe, and Asia, Monster works for everyone by connecting employers with quality job seekers at all levels and by providing personalized career advice to consumers globally. Through online media sites and services, Monster delivers vast, highly targeted audiences to advertisers. Monster Worldwide is a member of the S&P 500 index. To learn more about Monster’s industry-leading products and services, visit www.monster.com . More information about Monster Worldwide is available at http://about-monster.com .
SOURCE: Monster Worldwide, Inc.