Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) April 18, 2008
ASUIsTalking.com, a social networking site for Arizona State University students and alumni that was founded by MLB All-Star Luis Gonzalez and business partner Anthony Conti, has signed an exclusive agreement with Jobing.com, the nation's largest locally-focused provider of employment media.
The partnership between the two sites will enable current ASU students, as well as alumni, to search for jobs directly from their ASUIsTalking accounts. Together, ASUIsTalking and Jobing.com hope to connect students with companies seeking to recruit the brightest, young professionals. Jobing.com's mission is to connect local companies with great local people, making it a natural partner for ASUIsTalking, which is dedicated to localizing and simplifying social networking for ASU students and alumni.
"Our hope in partnering with Jobing.com is to give students and alumni one more tool to improve their lives," said Gonzalez, co-founder of IsTalking LLC, parent company of ASUIsTalking. "It's important that we bring them job opportunities that are relevant and that match up with their interests. This exclusive partnership will allow them to do just that."
Jobing.com is no stranger to ASU; CEO and Founder Aaron Matos is an ASU alumnus and the company has long-partnered with the ASU Alumni Association to provide an online job board and networking resources for Sun Devil grads.
"Jobing.com has enjoyed a strong relationship with ASU, working closely with leaders to provide valuable resources to students and alumni," Matos said. "This new partnership allows us to serve ASU in a truly unique new way and we are thrilled to be involved with such an innovative project."
A three-time Inc. 500™ Fastest-Growing Company, Jobing.com is a leading media provider of locally-focused recruiting, online job search and talent management solutions designed to connect local employers and job seekers. Jobing.com's portfolio of products include: the largest locally-focused job search web site; Career Expo job fairs; JobingVideo; JobingCareerCenter and Go Jobing magazine. Jobing.com is a privately held, employee-owned company, funded by investors Great Hill Partners and JMI Equity. The company currently serves communities in the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Wisconsin. For more information visit http://www.Jobing.com. Media contact: Joe Cockrell at 1-866-683-JOBS(5627)
Launched in 2008, ASUIsTalking.com is an online social networking site created exclusively for Arizona State University students. ASUIsTalking.com is the flagship site for parent company, IsTalking LLC, a Phoenix, Ariz.-based company that develops social networks for college students. MLB all-star, Luis Gonzalez, and business partner, Anthony Conti, founded the company as a means to localize and simplify social networking for college students. The company plans to expand to more than 300 schools throughout the nation.
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