SOURCE: CareerBuilder.ca

December 20, 2007 14:14 ET

CareerBuilder.ca and Maclean's Enter Strategic Partnership

Visitors to Macleans.ca Can Now Immediately Access More Than 100,000 Job Postings and Employment-Related Articles and Advice

TORONTO--(Marketwire - December 20, 2007) - CareerBuilder.ca, a leading online job site in Canada, has entered a strategic alliance with Maclean's, Canada's national weekly current affairs magazine, to power the magazine's new online job search center. Under the exclusive agreement, CareerBuilder.ca will expand on Macleans.ca business coverage with new tools and resources to assist visitors and readers. While giving Macleans.ca visitors instant access to more than 100,000 job postings in virtually every industry, field and job type, CareerBuilder will also provide employment-related articles that explore the topics of job search and strategy, career management, hiring trends and workplace issues.

"Maclean's specializes in delivering in-depth news and information to audiences across Canada," says Sheldon Sawchuk, General Manager of Macleans.ca. "And now, partnering with CareerBuilder.ca guarantees the expertise needed to quickly link our users with potential employers in their areas."

According to the latest Labour Force Survey, employment in Canada has increased by more than 346,000 jobs so far this year, the strongest January-to-October growth in five years. Analysts estimate the online recruitment market in Canada to be valued at $80 million and could potentially reach $110 million in 2008.

"Partnering with Maclean's adds a multitude of new candidates for our customers to interact with and hopefully secure their next great hire," said Remy Piazza, Managing Director of CareerBuilder.ca. "Having the expertise of a valued news authority and one of the leading job sites in Canada at hand in one place will prove beneficial for Macleans.ca visitors, job seekers, employers and recruiters."

About Maclean's

Maclean's is Canada's only national weekly current affairs magazine. Maclean's enlightens, engages and entertains 2.8 million readers with strong investigative reporting and exclusive stories from leading journalists in the fields of international affairs, social issues, national politics, business and culture. Visit www.macleans.ca.

About CareerBuilder.ca

CareerBuilder is a leading job site in Canada, with more than 1.1 million unique visitors*. Owned by Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), Tribune Company (NYSE: TRB), The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), CareerBuilder.ca powers the career centers for more than 75 Canadian partners that reach national, local, industry and niche audiences. These include leading portals such as Lycos Canada and AOL Canada. Job seekers visit CareerBuilder.ca every month to search for opportunities by industry, location, company and job type, sign up for automatic e-mail job alerts, and get advice on job hunting and career management. For more information about CareerBuilder.ca products and services, visit http://www.careerbuilder.ca.

* comScore Media Metrix, CareerBuilder LLC property UVs, September 2007

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