MONTREAL, April 4 /CNW Telbec/ - New media intelligence provider, WANTED
Technologies Corporation (TSX: WAN) announces today that the Star Tribune,
located in Minneapolis, has signed an agreement for recruitment advertising
tools for its classified sales department.
Servicing the Twin Cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul, the Star Tribune will
receive a full suite of recruitment advertising sales tools from WANTED,
including the Web-based Analytics recruitment dashboard. Using these tools,
the classified sales teams will have access to online employment advertising
statistics and real-time data to use in their sales process.
"We expect these tools will boost our sales savvy and provide a broader
understanding of the online employment ad industry," says Jamie Flaws,
executive sales director at the Star Tribune. "Our unique dual-city market and
state-wide distribution offers a large audience of quality candidates and our
job is to communicate the job opportunities being offered by our advertisers.
We're excited to use WANTED's technology to maximize our sales efforts."
About the Star Tribune
The Star Tribune is a news and information company serving the
Minneapolis/St. Paul area. The Star Tribune newspaper is one of the top 20
largest newspapers in the nation, with an average daily circulation of 371,258
and an average Sunday circulation of 621,841 (per Audit Bureau of Circulations
audit for 52-weeks ending 03/26/06). The company's website,
www.StarTribune.com, is the most frequently used local news and information
service for the Twin Cities market.
About WANTED Technologies Corporation
WANTED is a leading supplier of real-time sales and business intelligence
solutions for the media classified and recruitment industries. Using its
proprietary On-Demand data mining, lead generation and CRM (Customer
Relationship Management) integrated technologies, WANTED aggregates real-time
data from thousands of online job boards, real estate and newspaper sites, as
well as corporate Web sites on a daily basis.
WANTED's data is used to optimize sales and to implement marketing
strategies within the classified ad departments of major media organizations,
as well as by staffing firms, advertising agencies and human resources
WANTED is the exclusive data provider for the United States Conference
Board's Help-Wanted Online Data Series(TM), a monthly economic indicator of
job availability in the United States.
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
or accuracy of this release. Any statement that appears prospective shall
not be interpreted as such.
For further information:
For further information: Mr. David Tanguay, President and CEO, (418)
523-6663, ext. 222; Mr. Philippe Frenière, CA, Vice President Finance & CFO, 1
(800) 530-0818, ext. 232; Source: WANTED Technologies Corp.