SOURCE: Marathon Group Corp.

October 15, 2013 06:00 ET

Marathon Group Corp Forecasts New Online Healthcare Staffing Site Will Boost First Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Revenues and Create Significant Opportunities in Additional Market Segments

Marathon Group Corp (OTC: PDPR) Online Healthcare Staffing Site, HealthcareJobHunt.com, Is Positioned to Make a Major Contribution to Fiscal Year 2014 Revenues by Tapping Into the Lucrative, High-Demand Field of Healthcare Staffing and Recruitment

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK--(Marketwired - Oct 15, 2013) - Marathon Group Corp. (PINKSHEETS: PDPR) announced that progress with HealthcareJobHunt.com, the company's new online staffing site, is advancing well ahead of schedule. The Company forecasts the site will contribute to sharply increased fiscal 2014 revenue growth, starting with the first quarter, with seemingly unlimited upside potential for the future.

"The U.S. staffing industry is projected to reach a market size of $137 billion in 2014 and $160 billion by 2018. The Industry also employs 2.7 million Americans," according to a report by Staffing Industry Analysts. Healthcare staffing is expected to grow by 9%, the largest growth staffing market segment.

HealthcareJobHunt.com will connect job seeking healthcare professionals with potential employers. It will also give employers an affordable new resource to identify and interact with qualified healthcare professionals seeking job opportunities.

"We're very pleased with the direction our HeathcareJobHunt.com online staffing site is taking," said MacDonald Tudeme, CEO of Marathon Group Corp. "Online staffing is truly a groundbreaking opportunity for us and we're confident it will provide for sustained growth and outsized profits."

"The best part is we can take the technology and expertise we've built for healthcare markets and employ it for additional staffing and recruitment markets as well. This online venture is something we believe will completely transform our company," Mr. Tudeme continued.

Membership in HealthcareJobHunt.com is free for job seekers. Employers will pay a monthly subscription fee to have full access to all job candidates on the site.

"Of course, effective marketing will play a key part in our success. We are currently in the midst of designing a multi-channel campaign aimed at attracting both employers and job seekers to the site."

"Going forward we plan to invest significant resources to continue developing this powerful tool. We are confident our online strategy will greatly reward Marathon Group and our shareholders for many years to come," he added.

About Marathon Group Corp.:
Marathon Group Corporation is a nurse staffing and home healthcare company that provides healthcare professionals to hospitals, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities in New York and Pennsylvania.

It offers registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nurse technicians, O/R technicians, certified nurse's aides, medical assistants, high-tech infusion nurses, and physical and occupational therapists. The company also provides nursing care in the private homes of the elderly, sick, and incapacitated.

Marathon Healthcare senior management has over a quarter of century experience in clinical care and administration. And the company is confident in their capability to handle almost every facet of hospital, nursing home and home care.

In addition, many of the company's employees are bilingual and represent the diversity in the communities whose facilities we serve.

Marathon Group Corporation was founded in 2005 and is based in Brooklyn, New York and trades on the Over The Counter Market under the ticker symbol PDPR.PK

Learn more about Marathon Group Corp at our website: www.marathonhcc.com and learn about our online healthcare staffing job website at: healthcarejobhunt.com

Forward Looking Statements:
This press release contains certain "forward-looking" statements, as defined in the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Statements, which are not historical facts, are forward-looking statements. The Company, through its management, makes forward‐looking public statements concerning its expected future operations, performance and other developments. Such forward‐looking statements are necessarily estimates reflecting the Company's best judgment based upon current information and involve a number of risks and uncertainties, and there can be no assurance that other factors will not affect the accuracy of such.

Forward-looking statements. It is impossible to identify all such factors, factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those estimated by the Company. They include, but are not limited to, the Company's ability to develop operations, the Company's ability to consummate and complete an acquisition, the Company's access to future capital, the successful integration of acquired companies, government regulation, managing and maintaining growth, the effect of adverse publicity, litigation, competition, sales and other factors that may be identified from time to time in the Company's public announcements.

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    Marathon Group Corporation
    phone: (718) 943-3400