SOURCE: AfterCollege, Inc.

AfterCollege, Inc.

April 12, 2010 14:52 ET

AfterCollege Partners With Cross-Post to Provide Revenue-Generating Recruitment Tools for Newspapers

The Partnership Will Enable Newspapers and Media Companies to Up-Sell a Broader Spectrum of Recruiting Solutions to Employers Through Targeted Networks

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - April 12, 2010) -  AfterCollege, the largest online career network for students and recent graduates, has announced a partnership with Cross-Post, LLC, the leader in building comprehensive recruiting networks with newspapers and niche job boards. The companies are collaborating to offer newspapers a complete package of revenue generation tools for online recruitment advertising.

Cross-Post allows classified recruitment advertisers to post their open positions to niche employment sites for a fraction of the retail cost and with zero up-front investment. Companies who utilize Cross-Post are able to tap into their network of niche sites in a variety of industries, including Healthcare, Diversity, Nursing, Green Employers, Veterans, Energy, and Early Career/College. With the addition of AfterCollege to the Cross-Post Network, employers will be able to attract top talent within the 6,700 academic departments and student associations in the AfterCollege platform.

"The newspaper industry is constantly looking for innovative products to grow incremental revenue with little to no cost," said Carl Braun, Cross-Post CEO. "The AfterCollege/Cross-Post partnership offers the leading products available today through a single feed and with no up-front cost. We are very pleased to be partnered with AfterCollege and are looking forward to the advantages it brings to both our current and future clients."

"We look forward to partnering with Cross-Post, who is the leader in recruiting through multiple targeted networks," said Michael Dawes, VP of Sales and Business Development for AfterCollege. "The Cross-Post networks are a great compliment to AfterCollege's robust offering for employers looking to recruit entry-level talent and new college graduates. This partnership will allow newspaper and media companies to use any of the networks with one agreement while maximizing their revenue from current and prospective clients."

About AfterCollege
Founded in 1999, AfterCollege, Inc. (www.aftercollege.com) connects students, faculty, alumni and employers through customized career networks at colleges and professional organizations across the country. Today, AfterCollege powers the largest number of career networks on the internet, delivering thousands of exclusive opportunities to students and alumni. Its proprietary platform and job distribution technology translate into relevant job content for job seekers and into more qualified applicants for employers. AfterCollege's approach is patented under U.S. Patent Number 7,213,019.

About Cross-Post LLC
Cross-Post LLC is headquartered in San Diego, CA, and was created by two former Job Board and Executive Search professionals; John Fujii & Carl Braun, principals in The Inclusiv* Group. The company was formed in order to facilitate a connection between newspapers and leading edge recruitment services products they can co-brand. Its goal is to help its newspaper partners generate incremental revenue through profit driven online partnerships.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Chad Boonsupa
    AfterCollege, Inc.
    877-725-7721 x 130
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