SOURCE: Assured Labor

Assured Labor

August 30, 2016 12:14 ET

OCCMundial Acquires Assured Labor's Service in Mexico - EmpleoListo

EmpleoListo Is Mexico's Largest Digital Recruitment Service Focused on Low-Wage Positions

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO--(Marketwired - August 30, 2016) - Assured Labor (www.assuredlabor.com), Latin America's leader in digital low-wage recruitment, announced today that the company has sold its service in Mexico -- EmpleoListo -- to OCCMundial (part of publically traded SEEK Limited). Terms for the transaction were not disclosed.

Launched in 2010, EmpleoListo grew to become Mexico's largest digital recruitment service fully focused on low-to-mid wage positions, with over 1.3 million job seekers and 45,000 employers on the platform. As the world's first mobile recruitment service, EmpleoListo enables job seekers to connect with employers through any digital medium: web, app, text, or voice. Over the past six years, EmpleoListo built a massive pool of high-quality job seekers, enabling large corporations and small-and-medium-sized businesses alike to effectively recruit for their sales, operations and administrative positions via the web for the first time.

"By acquiring EmpleoListo, OCC will enable our clients to recruit for all levels -- from executives to blue-collar positions," said Ricardo Rodarte, CEO of OCCMundial. "EmpleoListo's beloved brand will be a tremendous compliment to OCC."

"EmpleoListo has placed nearly 100,000 low-wage workers in Mexico in jobs," said David Reich, Founder and CEO of Assured Labor. "By joining with OCC, our impact will only accelerate. We look forward to bringing these two game-changing services together."

About Assured Labor
Assured Labor revolutionizes hiring in emerging markets. The service leverages the power of mobile phones and the Internet to rapidly connect employers with the best mid-to-low wage candidates in their area. Founded at MIT, Assured Labor's disruptive platform is optimized for the realities of the emerging markets where three of four Internet users access the Web sporadically and nearly everyone has a cell phone. For more information please visit www.assuredlabor.com and www.empleolisto.com.mx.

About OCCMundial
Founded in 1996, OCCMundial is the leading job board in Mexico, offering over 1 million jobs per year through its website. Its recruitment service is used by 20,000 employers per year. OCC is the most efficient way to locate management to operational level candidates - with more than 11 million registered users and 10 million visits per month. OCCMundial is a subsidiary of SEEK Limited, the world's leading online Employment and Education Company with a presence in over 135 countries. For more information visit www.occ.com.mx and www.seek.com.au.