Comcast Signs Monster Deal

Monster and Comcast to offer recruitment services on Comcast.net

May 30, 2007

1 Min Read

MAYNARD, Mass. and PHILADELPHIA -- Monster®, the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST) and Comcast, the nation’s leading provider of cable, entertainment and communications products and services, today announced that Monster’s industry-leading recruitment services will now be available through Comcast’s portal, Comcast.net, as part of a two-year deal.

Monster will be the exclusive provider of market-leading career tools and services on Comcast.net through a co-branded recruitment channel, which will offer career content and advanced search and match capabilities, serving hundreds of thousands of diversified job openings nationwide. In addition, employers will have the ability to post jobs, and gain access to the world’s largest resume database via the co-branded channel.

“This relationship marks yet another major step forward in Monster’s commitment to advance our business through the creation of new points of distribution for our services,” said Doug Klinger, president, Monster North America. “Working with Comcast will allow us to capitalize upon two powerful brands to bring Monster’s world-class products to key customers nationwide. We look forward to the opportunity to leverage our combined expertise.”

“Comcast.net is one of the fastest-growing Internet portals in the country,” said Charlie Herrin, SVP of Product Development and Portal Services for Comcast. “We are committed to delivering a great consumer experience on Comcast.net, and working with strong brands like Monster enables us to keep delivering excellent value to our customers.”

Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK)

Subscribe and receive the latest news from the industry.
Join 62,000+ members. Yes it's completely free.

You May Also Like