Press Release: April 2, 2002

News Release         

Peter Tuttle


FINDING A JOB IN OHIO JUST GOT A LITTLE EASIER and announce their joint partnership

Cleveland – April 2, 2002 –, a regional online job search company that specializes in connecting local candidates with local employers, and, a network of local career sites throughout the United States including, has formed a partnership to provide local job seekers with increased employment opportunities, and companies with greater exposure for their postings.

The partnership significantly increases job seeker traffic for CareerBoard's Wisconsin-based clients, and expands services to all of Ohio. is now part of the network.  All current and future employment listings found on will merge into the Web site.

"This arrangement puts us into a position to compete with national job boards, while maintaining the local and personal touch," said Peter Tuttle, president of  "Our alliance allows us to work together as one company to increase visibility for our clients and provide eager job seekers with a greater pool of local opportunity to tap into."

Companies can expect a considerable boost in job seeker traffic.  The expanded networks currently receive 20 million hits per month, reach 250,000 unique visitors and post over 2,200 employer jobs.  In Ohio, currently posts 1,300 jobs for over 300 Ohio-based companies.

"The strategic alliance will enable us to expand our 'local focus service' nationally," said Tuttle.  "In the near term, our Ohio clients that have nationwide staffing needs will be able to post their out-of-state openings through to selected cities throughout the country."

Additionally, will market to the five states they currently serve: Wisconsin, Illinois, Texas, Arizona, and California, bringing more jobs to Ohio job seekers. and plan to utilize the local career network to expand CareerBoard operations in neighboring states, including Michigan, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, and Indiana.  Currently, CareerBoard's Milwaukee site,, has merged into, another site operated by

Headquartered in Cleveland, is a network of online job sites that exclusively features local jobs for local talent.  Established in 1997, is the largest Internet recruitment site in Ohio.  The company currently serves Northeast Ohio, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Milwaukee.  For additional information, visit, or call 877.619.JOBS.  To learn more on, visit