Experienced marketing executive will enhance WANTED's management team and growth aspirations
NEW YORK CITY AND QUEBEC CITY, June 15, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - WANTED Technologies (TSX-V: WAN), a leading supplier of real-time market intelligence and analytics for staffing and talent sourcing professionals, announced that it has appointed Molly Lindblom as its new Vice President of Marketing. Ms. Lindblom will spearhead the growth and evolution of WANTED's business and product lines, increasing penetration of WANTED Analytics among major corporations and new channel partners and driving increased awareness globally. Ms. Lindblom has 15 years' experience in information services and data analytics businesses, holding senior marketing roles at Bloomberg BNA and LexisNexis, and most recently serving as Principal of Business Transformations, a consultancy she founded to advise C-level executives on product and market expansion strategies. Throughout her career she has focused on creating and launching data products to help executives gain insight into their businesses and their customers.
This appointment is a new position for WANTED, strengthening the company's management team capabilities to support increased growth and scale. "Talent analytics is a white hot area, and WANTED is the trail-blazer in this quickly growing space, with the opportunity to take a broader leadership role," said Ms. Lindblom. "I've spent much of my career developing customer insight and I look forward to uncovering hidden gems that will help companies around the world transform their approach to talent acquisition, retention and more thanks to WANTED's leadership."
"We are so excited to expand our management team at a time when companies are opening up to a new way of running human resources and recruiting with the support of big data," said Meredith Amdur, CEO, WANTED. "Molly is the perfect person to help HR executives understand how they can use analytics to improve talent acquisition strategy and recruiting."
WANTED Analytics™ is the only solution today focused on enabling recruiting organizations to make better decisions faster with real-time business intelligence on jobs, employers, and talent. This unique talent marketplace analytics solutions brings together years of hiring demand and talent supply data to create a true talent intelligence platform for hard-to-fill positions.
The company's clients include leaders around the world in the staffing, HR, RPO, media, and government sectors, who use WANTED Analytics™ to find sales leads, analyze employment trends, gather competitive intelligence, forecast economic conditions, and source hard-to-fill positions.
About WANTED Technologies Corporation
WANTED Technologies helps organizations make intelligent workforce decisions by combining real-time and historical data across hiring demand and talent supply. WANTED Analytics™ is the company's cloud-based talent recruitment tool that transforms corporate HR into a strategic operation by providing detailed competitive information about employment trends, economic conditions, talent supply and demand, likely recruiting difficulty by market, and other pertinent job market statistics. WANTED Analytics™ is also used for similar purposes by professionals in the staffing, RPO, media, and government sectors.
WANTED Technologies (TSX-V: WAN) was founded in 1999 with offices in Quebec City, Canada and New York City. The company currently maintains a database of more than one billion unique job listings spanning more than 10 years and 11,000 occupational categories. For more information or to sample WANTED's services, visit www.wantedanalytics.com.
WANTED is also the exclusive data provider for The Conference Board Help Wanted OnLine Data Series®, the monthly economic indicator of Hiring Demand in the United States.
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For further information: Meredith Amdur, President and CEO, Tel: (917) 653-0904; Mr. Martin Auclair, VP Finance and CFO, Tel: (418) 523-6663, ext. 337