July 10, 2012 15:20 ET

Akken Partners With Data Frenzy to Provide Seamless Integration With LinkedIn

Integration Allows Akken Users Greater Flexibility on LinkedIn Using Netsource Within the Akken Staffing Platform

NASHUA, NH--(Marketwire - Jul 10, 2012) - Akken, the staffing efficiency improvement specialists, today announced a partnership with Data Frenzy, a provider of job distribution and aggregator services. This partnership enables Akken users to seamlessly integrate and update Akken job orders with potential candidates and search previous histories using LinkedIn data through Data Frenzy's NetSource, within Data Frenzy's Resume Aggregate Manager (RAM.) The Akken Staffing is a 100% cloud-based, multi-tenant All-in-One platform to centralize information allowing staffing and recruiting organizations to improve performance and increase profitability. NetSource provides expanded LinkedIn Network Monitoring and Collaboration.

"LinkedIn is the leader in social networking and this integration provides users with greater flexibility and monitoring capabilities, enabling staffing and recruiting firms to get the most out of the platform," said Keith Duarte, President of Data Frenzy. "By partnering with Akken, we are providing resume sourcing integrated with a staffing & recruiting platform -- making it easier for these firms to find the best candidates in a timely manner."

"With the Data Frenzy partnership, we are providing our users with the ability to search and explore LinkedIn data while in the Akken Staffing Platform," said Giridhar Akkineni, Founder of Akken. "This provides Akken users with greater depth of information about potential candidates and eliminates many tedious steps on posting jobs and reviewing comments."

"The Data Frenzy job posting service enables staffing and recruiting companies to post jobs to boards such as Monster and Career Builder as well as to social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. The Data Frenzy job posting feature has been integrated with Akken since 2009 and has provided a great value to our customers so far," continued Akkineni.

Additional benefits of the Akken Staffing Platform and Data Frenzy integration include:

  • Ability to search historical candidate data and ability to post and track entities of candidates within NetSource
  • Ability to review comments from job postings in one view
  • Opportunistically monitor your LinkedIn Connections to isolate passive candidates with potential career change interest (passively active candidates)
  • Monitor connections for Skills Updates and isolate connections with new Recommendations
  • Post jobs to LinkedIn Groups: Data Frenzy job posting clients can select from their LinkedIn Groups to post jobs. Candidate resume submissions are automatically inserted into Akken

For a limited time, Akken users can subscribe to NetSource for a low, introductory rate. For more information, please visit or call 1-866-590-6695.

About Akken

Akken is the staffing efficiency improvement specialist that helps staffing and recruiting companies increase their revenue, decrease costs and manage their risk. Akken provides the 100% cloud-based, multi-tenant, all-in-one platform to centralize information, and improve performance and profitability by automating the "fill-to-bill" process. Hundreds of staffing and recruitment firms are successfully running their businesses on the Akken Staffing™ platform. For more information, please visit or call 1-866-590-6695. Join us on LinkedIn.

About Data Frenzy

Data Frenzy offers a wide range of data collection and transfer methods including sophisticated real-time integrations with a client's proprietary database via web services. The advanced resume reading systems process data and attachments of all types and can electronically deliver the client a standardized format of resumes in the preferred data structure immediately upon submittal. For more information, please visit

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