Chicago, IL and London, UK (Vocus) September 17, 2009
TalentDrive, the creator of the innovative on-demand resume sourcing technology, TalentFilter℠, announced today a partnership with MrTed, a global leading provider of Talent Acquisition Solutions. This partnership combines the strength of TalentFilter's advanced resume sourcing and matching technology with the full-featured MrTedTalentLink recruiting solution, enabling users to leverage the internet for advanced resume sourcing.
Several large UK-based companies have already signed on to be the first to reap the benefits of an integrated sourcing and applicant tracking technology. This partnership offers a solution to the growing, pent-up demand for a sourcing technology throughout Europe with TalentDrive's exclusive partner API. Users are now able to source thousands of online resume locations in addition to searching the MrTedTalentLink database, pinpointing qualified talent according to their job description. Resumes are scored and ranked against the job description and directly imported into their MrTedTalentLink solution suite. By incorporating a sourcing piece to the existing MrTed recruitment platform, users are able to maximize their online sourcing efforts to connect with hard-to-find Talent and grow their existing database.
This partnership brings MrTedTalentLink a unique competitive advantage in the UK by following the trends toward increased online recruiting in Europe by incorporating sourcing to their talent acquisition technology. Recruiters can now stay competitive for Talent by harnessing the power of the internet and the wealth of resumes online through sourcing. Now, MrTedTalentLink recruiters are able to connect with jobseekers actively looking for work in the UK effectively by targeting the most relevant candidates, saving valuable time.
"We are impressed with MrTed's continuously innovative approach to recruitment technology and are pleased to be able to provide MrTed users with the sourcing function to improve the recruiting process. With signs of the economy recovering in the UK, recruiters are struggling to sift through the increased number of applicants for open positions. Our partnership with MrTed brings the sourcing capability to the UK, helping Users leverage the internet and efficiently manage applicants. MrTed is a perfect partner to help deliver this functionality to the UK and Europe," said Sean Bisceglia, CEO TalentDrive.
"Our goal is to provide a unified talent acquisition process for our users. The opportunity to incorporate a front-end resume sourcing function into our technology coincides with our mission to remain innovative and provides a tool for a necessary step in the recruitment process. TalentDrive's leadership in the US market is what attracted us to their technology and we are confident this will be an addition our users appreciate," said Jérôme Ternynck, CEO MrTed.
TalentDrive has released the industry's most innovative SaaS sourcing solution, TalentFilter℠. Over 55 global companies have helped us develop one of the most easy to use, on-demand,talent sourcing tools on the market. As a subscriber, our recruitment technology sweeps and unifies thousands of paid and free resume databases in one location. TalentFilter then matches, hierarchies the results, and provides contact through auto scheduling. Through direct users and our API Partner network, over 40,000 users have access to our technology. TalentFilter is proud to serve the United States, Europe, and The Pacific Rim. One search, one location, one technology. Thousands of sources. For more information, visit http://www.talentdrive.com.
MrTed is a leading provider of on-demand talent acquisition solutions designed to help companies of all sizes optimize the process of acquiring local talent on a global scale. Through innovation, passion and focus, MrTed provides the world's most effective recruitment solutions, ranging from MrTedTal¬entLink, an enterprise-class global talent acquisition solution, to SmartRecruiters, a free and easy applicant tracking system. MrTed was founded in London in 1999 and supports over 1,500 clients in more than 100 countries find and acquire the most coveted talent in the world. To learn more about MrTed and SmartRecruiters, please visit, http://www.mrted.com or http://www.smartrecruiters.com.
Alissa Gothard, TalentDrive, 312.676.4204
Kevin Wolf, MrTed Ltd, 650.327.1641