Archive (2001)

TMP Worldwide Declines to Modify Offer to Acquire HotJobs

NEW YORK, Dec 27, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), today said that it had notified HotJobs that it will not modify the terms of its previously announced agreement to acquire HotJobs.com, Ltd.

Super Bowl, Olympics, and College Bowl Games Highlight a Monster Marketing Blitz in 2002

Monster is clear leader in online careers category with all-time high 10.1 million unique monthly visitors, according to Media Metrix data

New Management Roles for TMP Worldwide Key Executives In Asia Pacific; Company Announces New Executive Management Team As Part Of Broader Strategic Reorganisation

SYDNEY, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2001--

Key Highlights

  • Stuart McKelvey named Group President, Asia Pacific

  • Alistair Sutherland named President of eResourcing and Executive Search, Asia Pacific

  • Libby Christie named President of Monster.com, Asia Pacific

Microsoft and Monster.com Announce .NET-Based Strategic Alliance

Monster.com to Incorporate .NET Platform Into World's Largest Online Careers Site; Adoption of .NET Passport and .NET Alerts to Provide Single Sign-In and Real-Time Updates for Employers and Job Seekers

TMP Worldwide Announces New Executive Search Management Team as Part of Company's Broader Strategic Reorganization

Michael Kelly Named President of Executive Search, North America

John Wallace Named Chief Operating Officer of Executive Search, North America

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Creates New Board of Directors Practice; Senior Los Angeles-Based Recruiter Robert Rollo to Lead Practice

NEW YORK, Dec 18, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc.

MonsterTRAK Online Poll Says: 91 Percent of College Students Concerned About Finding a Job

Given Current Job Market, 55 Percent of College Students Plan to Attend Graduate School

TMP Worldwide Reaffirms Commitment to HotJobs Acquisition

NEW YORK, Dec 12, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), today reaffirmed its commitment to consummate its previously announced agreement to acquire HotJobs.com, Ltd.

Monster.com Launches Monster.ch in Switzerland; Monster.com Advances its Successful European Branding Campaign with Launch of Monster.ch in Switzerland

MAYNARD, Mass., Dec 11, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:TMPW), today announced the Monster re-branding of its Swiss site Monster.ch, as part of its continued developmental strategy in Europe.

The Monster Meter Says: Job Seekers Evaluate Career Options in Light of Economic Downturn

Monster.com Poll Shows 83% Believe Skill Enhancement and Earning Degrees Will Help Their Career

TMP Worldwide Announces New European Executive Management Team as Part of Company's Broader Strategic Reorganization

Key Highlights

  • Andrew Grant named President of eResourcing, Europe
  • Andrew Simpson named President of Executive Search, Europe
  • Eric Petco named President of Monster.com, Europe
  • Andrea Bertone named President of Advertising & Communications, Europe
NEW YORK, Dec 4, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) --TMP Worldwide Inc.

TMP Worldwide Announces New Management Roles for Key Executives in North America As Part of Company's Broader Strategic Reorganization

NEW YORK, Nov 28, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Key Highlights

  • Steve Pogorzelski named President of Monster.com, North America
  • Tom Zorn named President of Directional Marketing, North America
  • Kevin Johnson named President of Advertising & Communications, North America
  • J.P.

TMP Worldwide Certifies Compliance with FTC Request for Additional Information

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov.

Monster.com and The Honolulu Star-Bulletin Create Powerful Print and Online Partnership

Job Seekers in Hawaii Can Now Access Honolulu Star-Bulletin Job Classifieds Online Using New Co-Branded Site From Monster.com

Monster.com Announces Strategic Alliance With AOL Europe -- Extends AOL Relationship

Over 5 Million AOL Members Across Europe to Benefit from Monster's Leading Career Resources

Monster.com to Capitalize on AOL Europe's Strong Subscriber Relationships, Successful Pan-European Platform and Continued Momentum

Monster.com Partners with Disney/Pixar's 'Monsters, Inc.'; Partnership Boosted By a Love of Monsters; 'Monsters, Inc.' Trailer Featured from Link on Monster.com Homepage

MAYNARD, Mass., Nov 14, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced a marketing partnership with Disney/Pixar's latest animated smash hit, "Monsters, Inc.", playing in theaters nationwide.

Monstermoving.com's October Traffic Soars Past 3 Million Unique Visitors; 1,358% Traffic Increase Marks One-Year Anniversary

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of Monster.com(R), the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced a record 3 million unique visitors in the month of October.

Monster Achieves All-Time High Site Traffic; Record Reach of 9.6 Percent Signifies Strength of Monster Brand; Monster Firmly Positioned as Leader of Online Careers Industry

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2001--With last week's announcement that Monster.com(R) will become the premier career provider for MSN(R), Monster has further substantiated its status as the leader of the online careers industry.

TMP Worldwide Inc. CEO Announces Adoption of Securities Trading Plan Under SEC Rule 10b5-1

NEW YORK, Nov 9, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), today announced that Andrew J.

TMP Worldwide Announces Third Quarter 2001 Results

Third Quarter Diluted Adjusted EPS of $0.35 Up 35% Reiterates Its Earlier EPS Estimates for 2001 and 2002

Monster.com Appointed Premier Career Provider for MSN; Two Online Leaders Join Forces to Bring Tools and Resources to Job Seekers

MAYNARD, Mass. & REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2001--The MSN(R) network of Internet services, the most popular destination on the Web, and Monster.com, the leading global careers Web site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq:TMPW), today announced that Monster.com will be the premier provider of career content for MSN.

TMP Worldwide Announces Strategic Reorganization; Jim Treacy Named President of TMP Worldwide

NEW YORK, Nov 1, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc.

MonsterTRAK Online Poll Says: 82 Percent of College Students Seek Holiday Jobs; Monster.com Launches Seasonal Community for the Holiday Season

MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 29, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Looking for work this holiday season? With the busy holiday months on the horizon, millions of Americans, particularly college students, find themselves looking for seasonal positions. Polls conducted on Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc.

TMP Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss Third Quarter Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), today announced that it will release third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2001 on Monday, November 5, after 4:00 PM E.S.T.

ADVISORY/ Monster.com's Trumpasaurus Joins the Fight Against AIDS

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Company Sponsors 17th Annual Aids Walk LA Trump to Lend Support to Thousands of Walkers TMP Worldwide and Monster.com Employees Will Walk

Monstermoving.com Traffic Jumps Nearly 500% in One Year; New and Enhanced Services Increase Unique Visitors in September By 92%

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of Monster.com(R), the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:TMPW), today announced a dramatic 92% increase in site traffic for the month of September according to leading Internet and digital media measurement company, Media Metrix.

TMP Worldwide Announces Steve Potter to Leave Post as TMP Worldwide Executive Search Division CEO; John Mclaughlin to Assume Responsibilities as Acting CEO

NEW YORK, Oct 16, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), today announced that Steven B.

Multimedia Available: Comprehensive Study Reveals Career Challenges for Olympians

Oct 16, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq:TMPW), announced the results of comprehensive research conducted among U.S. Olympians and Olympic hopefuls. The Monster.com Olympian Career Study finds that many U.S.

Comprehensive Study Reveals Career Challenges for Olympians; Monster.com and the USOC Create Tools for Athletes to Prepare for Life After the Olympic Games

MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 16, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced the results of comprehensive research conducted among U.S. Olympians and Olympic hopefuls. The Monster.com Olympian Career Study finds that many U.S.

Monster.com Continues Leadership Position in Career Category; Monster Achieves Record 62.4% of Online Career Eyeball Minutes

Site Traffic Numbers Reflective of Monster's Global Brand Leadership

Monstermoving.com Launches Corporate Relocation Solutions; Equips Corporations with Essential International and Domestic Employee Relocation Information

NEW YORK, Oct 10, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of Monster.com(R), the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc.

The Monster Meter Says: 75 Percent of Americans Concerned About Their Job Security; September Poll Marks Rise Over Same Poll Conducted Three Months Ago

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 8, 2001--As the unemployment rate made a significant jump in August and September to 4.9% and is predicted to rise following widespread corporate layoffs, the majority of Americans do not feel confident about their job security. According to the latest Monster Meter, 75 percent of Monster.com users are concerned about their job security.

Monster.com Leads Industry in Job Seeker Satisfaction; To Further Boost Consumer Experience, Monster Introduces New Resume Enhancement Product

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2001--Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced the results of a NFO WorldGroup Study(1) on Internet career sites, in which Monster.com achieved the highest job seeker satisfaction marks among the leading career sites.

ADVISORY/MonsterTRAK and ESPN The Magazine Kick Off 'Careers in Sports' Series at The University of Tennessee-Knoxville

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Sports Executives Share Winning Career Strategies with College

TMP Worldwide Provides Business Outlook Update for 2001 and Initial Estimates for 2002

NEW YORK, Oct 2, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc.

Lesson One: MonsterTRAK has the Job for You; Poll Finds Majority of Nation's College Students Will Work this Semester

MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 2, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- According to a recent MonsterTRAK online poll(1) a whopping 74 percent of the nation's college students plan to secure full-time, part time or internship positions this fall. Based on Department of Education statistics, that means an estimated 11 million college students plan to work during the semester.

Monster.com Launches Virtual Career Fair For Disabled Community; Focuses on Improving Career Search and Workplace Experience of People with Disabilities

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 27, 2001--In an effort to bring more people with disabilities into the workforce, Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced the launch of the Monster.com Disability Awareness Virtual Career Fair.

Monster.com Launches MonsterLearning to Empower Individuals to Fulfill Career Aspirations and Enhance Professional Growth

First online career site to promote and support learning as it relates to career development and advancement from Intern to CEO

The Monster Meter Says: Social Impact of Job Is Not Important to Majority of Americans

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2001--According to the latest Monster Meter, 27 percent of Americans would only take a job if it had a positive impact on society, while 33 percent of respondents see no importance in the social impact of their work. The remaining 40 percent simply see their job's social impact as a fringe benefit.

Monster.com to Provide Global Online Recruiting Solutions for Ernst & Young

MAYNARD, Mass., Aug 21, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced that Ernst & Young, one of the world's largest professional services firms, has entered into a partnership for an innovative package of global online recruiting solutions.

The MonsterTRAK Online Poll Says: 48 Percent of College Students Expect to Pay Their Dues at Their First Job

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 16, 2001--While previous polls on MonsterTRAK have shown that today's college students expect to become millionaires during their career, the latest poll reveals that nearly half, 48 percent, expect to pay their dues at their first job. An optimistic 12 percent of respondents said they are going to be CEO of a company at their first job.

TMP Worldwide and HotJobs Receive Second Request from FTC

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:TMPW) and HotJobs.com, Ltd. (NASDAQ:HOTJ) announced today that they each received a request for additional information from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") in connection with TMP's pending acquisition of HotJobs.

Audiences and Critics Agree...Monster.com is the Place to Go to Manage Your Career

Power Ranking of 259.7 for Month of July Shatters Previous Record High of 227.8

Monster.com Receives an All-Time High 7.2 Million Unique Visitors

TMP Worldwide Announces Record Second Quarter 2001 Results

NEW YORK, Aug 7, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

-- Second Quarter Diluted Adjusted EPS of $0.32 Up 45% --

-- Monster.com Posts Record Revenue --

-- Reiterates Full-Year 2001 EPS Guidance of $1.40; 51% Projected Annual Growth --

Monster.com Closes Acquisition of Jobline International AB

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, LONDON & MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2001--Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced that TMP Worldwide closed the acquisition of the issued and outstanding stock of Jobline International AB (Stockholm Stock Exchange: JOBL) on July 23, 2001.

'Monster' of a Grand Prize Fulfills Family Dream; Monstermoving.com Awards Grand Prize of More Than $50,000 to Grove City, Ohio Resident

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 25, 2001--True to its goal of making life easier for site visitors, Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of Monster.com(R), the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ:TMPW), today awarded $50,000 to the official Grand Prize winner of its "Win a Free Year on the Monster" Sweepstakes.

TMP Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss Second Quarter Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 24, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions and parent company to Monster.com(R), today announced that it will release second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2001 on Tuesday, August 7, after 4:00 PM EST.

Monster.com Sponsors Team Adventure's Sailing Record Attempt; 110-Foot Catamaran Sets Sail on Cross-Atlantic 3,000 Mile Trek

MAYNARD, Mass. and NEW YORK, Jul 23, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- In an exhibition of its marketing ingenuity and never settle philosophy, Monster.com(R) today announced its sponsorship of Team Adventure and its attempt at history. Team Adventure, one of the largest and fastest catamarans in the world, today set sail on a transatlantic sail in pursuit of an 11-year old record.

Monster.com Hires Chief Customer Officer; New Position Created to Enhance Customer Experience with Sales and Customer Services

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 20, 2001--Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced that Jeffrey Lewis has been named chief customer officer.

TMP Worldwide, HotJobs Reiterate Dual Positioning; Reinforces Value; Differentiation Can Unleash Untapped Market

NEW YORK, Jul 17, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- TMP Worldwide Inc.

Monster.com Strengthens Lead in Career Category; Monster.com Achieves All-Time High 58.2 Percent of Career Eyeball Minutes

Recent Awards and Acquisitions Confirm Monster.com as Industry Leader and Innovator

TMP Worldwide/Monster.com Acquires FastWeb; Acquisition Strengthens Monster.com as Lifelong Career and Information Resource

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 12, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com, today announced that on June 29th, it acquired FastWeb, the nation's largest and leading scholarship website.

Monster.com Debuts First Career Management Website for U.S. Olympic Athletes & Hopefuls; TeamUSAnet Site Offers Career Tools, Community and Mentoring

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 11, 2001--Monster.com(R), the official online career management sponsor of the 2002 and 2004 U.S. Olympic Teams and the 2002 Olympic Winter Games, today announced the creation of the first ever career management website designed exclusively for U.S.

Recruiters Online Network Provides Members Access To FlipDog.com; FlipDog.com Increases Recruiters' Exposure Through 2,000+ Network Sites

PROVO, Utah & PLANO, Texas, Jul 3, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Third-party recruiters with Recruiters Online Network memberships will now receive greater exposure for their job postings through FlipDog.com(TM).

Recruiters Online Network, Inc. (RON), a leading provider of online services to third-party recruiters, and FlipDog.com, a premier online recruitment site from TMP Worldwide Inc.

The MonsterTRAK Online Poll Says: 63 Percent of College Students Believe They Will Make Their First Million Before They Reach 50

MAYNARD, Mass., Jul 3, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Even though the economic landscape has been rocky for the past year, that hasn't deterred today's college students. According to the most recent MonsterTRAK poll 63 percent of the respondents believe they will make their first million before they reach the age of 50.

TMP Worldwide, Parent of Monster.com, Announces Agreement to Acquire HotJobs

Purchase Price of Approximately $460 Million, 20.9% Premium Over HotJobs' June 28, 2001 Close

United States Department of Labor and Monster.com Announce Online Partnership

The Leading Public and Private Sector Experts on Employment Team Up to Assist the American Workforce

AIDS Action Committee, Monster.com, and Mayor Menino Announce the Monster Challenge: Tri-Boston; Boston's First World-Class Triathlon Planned for Labor Day Weekend

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 27, 2001--The AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts, Monster.com(R), and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino today announced the creation of The Monster Challenge: Tri-Boston, the first world-class triathlon to be held in downtown Boston. The event will take place on Sunday, September 2, 2001.

TMP Worldwide/Monster.com Closes Acquisition of CollegeLink.com; CollegeLink.com Brings Monster.com into the High School Arena

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 21, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com, announced that on June 20th, it closed the acquisition of the assets of CollegeLink.com Incorporated.

Goldsmith Agio Helms Completes the Sale of Hayden & Associates, Inc.

MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 20, 2001--Goldsmith Agio Helms, the nation's leading privately-held, sell-side, middle-market investment banking firm, announced today the completed sale of their client, Hayden & Associates, Inc. ("Hayden & Associates"), to TMP Worldwide Inc.

The Monster Meter Says: 70 Percent of Americans Concerned About Their Job Security

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 20, 2001--Even though the unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percentage point from 4.5 percent in April to 4.4 percent in May, the majority of Americans do not feel confident about their job security.

TMP Worldwide Hires Technology Expert Martin J. Hewett as a Partner in Its Executive Search Division

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 19, 2001--

Monstermoving.com Announces Eighth Consecutive Month of Increased Site Traffic; Over 1.7 Million Moving Consumers Visit Monstermoving.com in May

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 19, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of Monster.com, the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced a record 1.7 million unique site visitors for the month of May.

Monster.com Site Traffic Soars to New Record Heights; Monster.com Hits All-Time Reach of 8.1% With Over 11 Million Resumes; Monster.com Ranked 165th Top Brand

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 13, 2001--Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced that it has shattered previous record high site traffic figures in several major category measurements.

MonsterTRAK: Making the Move from Backpack to Briefcase

Monster.com Unveils MonsterTRAK, the Combination of Monster.com and JOBTRAK.com, a Dedicated Career Resource for College Students and Alumni

Monster.com Launches New E-Commerce Channel 'Get Monster'

MAYNARD, Mass., Jun 5, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Already a pioneer in the field of online career management, Monster.com(R) is once again revolutionizing the customer service aspect of the industry.

TMP Worldwide to Present at Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown's 9th Annual Media Conference; Live Audio Webcast to Accompany Presentation

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 4, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions and parent company to leading online careers site Monster.com(R), today announced that Jim Treacy, COO and executive vice president of TMP Worldwide, will give a presentation at Deutsche Bank Alex.

The Monster Meter Says: Americans Willing to Relocate for a Better Job

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 4, 2001--According to the latest Monster Meter, 83 percent of Americans would be willing to relocate for a better job, if the price was right, or if it was for a dream job. At the other end of the spectrum, only 17 percent said they would not relocate.

Monster.com Promotes Three Executives to the Positions of Group President

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 31, 2001--Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), announced today that Steve Pogorzelski, Brian Farrey, and Robert O'Connell have each been promoted to a newly created position of Group President, reporting to Jeff Taylor, founder and CEO of Monster.com.

TMP Worldwide/Monster.com Acquires FlipDog.com

State-of-the-Art Technology Enhances Leadership Across TMP's Business Units, Positions Company for Further Growth

Monster.com Offers to Acquire Jobline International AB; Acquisition Strengthens and Expands Monster's European Presence, Services and Resume Database

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, LONDON & MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 25, 2001--Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced that TMP Worldwide is making a recommended cash offer to acquire all of the issued and outstanding stock of Jobline International AB (Stockholm Stock Exchange: JOBL).

Monster.com Corrects and Replaces Previous Announcement, BW2073, MA-MONSTER/JOBLINE

Monster.com Offers to Acquire Jobline International AB Acquisition Strengthens and Expands Monster's European Presence, Services and Resume Database

TMP Worldwide Added To S&P 500 Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 23, 2001--TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), and the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency, announced today that it has been added to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index.

REMINDER/Monster.com's Trumpasaurus Joins the Fight Against Aids; Company Sponsors 16th Annual AIDS Walk NY; Trump to Lend Support to Thousands of Walkers

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TMP Worldwide and Monster.com Employees Will Walk

ADVISORY/Monster.com's Trumpasaurus Joins the Fight Against Aids; Company Sponsors 16th Annual AIDS Walk NY; Trump to Lend Support to Thousands of Walkers

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TMP Worldwide and Monster.com Employees Will Walk

TMP Worldwide Enhances Management Team With Appointment of Global Tax Director

Former Deloitte & Touche Tax Consultant Patrick Harrington Tapped to Establish Long Term Tax Vision and Plan Global Tax Strategy

Over One Million Unique Visitors Drive Monstermoving.com's Site Traffic to Record Heights; Monstermoving.com Leads the Category in Greatest Percentage Traffic Growth in April

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of Monster.com, the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced a 72% increase in unique site visitors for the month of April.

Cisco and Monster.com Announce Career Search Relationship; Monster.com to Provide Career Services to Cisco Networking Academy Students

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2001--Cisco Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CSCO) and Monster.com(R), the leading global online careers network and the flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced a career search relationship to bring Monster.com's career management resources directly to Cisco's Networking Academy students and graduates.

Monster.com Hits Monumental 10 Million Resumes Milestone

Lead is Strengthened in Online Career Category during Award-Winning Month of April Monster.com Reaches 15 Million Job Seeker Accounts

In Honor of Mother's Day, The Monster Meter Asks: What's the Best Piece of Motherly Advice

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 11, 2001--You can always count on your mother to offer words of wisdom and advice for any of life's situations, especially for your career.

TMP Worldwide Announces Record First Quarter 2001 Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2001--

-- First Quarter Diluted Adjusted EPS of $0.18 Up 38% --

-- Company Maintains Solid Cash Position --

-- Monster.com Continues its Strong Revenue and Profit Growth --

Monster.com Acquires Recruiting Software Developer - HiringTools.com

Acquisition Enhances Monster's Offerings of Online Recruiting Resources for Employers

TMP Worldwide to Trade On Nasdaq Europe; Reflects Strong Global Presence

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2001--TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ:TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal Monster.com(R), and the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency, announced today that it has been added to trading on Nasdaq Europe. Trading will be effective on Tuesday, May 8.

TMP Worldwide Expands West Coast Staffing Presence With Acquisition of Management Solutions, Inc.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 7, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal, Monster.com(R), and the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency, announced the acquisition of Management Solutions, Inc.

Monster.ca Continues To Lead Career Web site Market; Monster.ca Sees Record Traffic and Hits 600,000 Resumes in Its Database

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2001--Monster.ca, Canada's leading career management portal and part of the global Monster(R) network of TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ:TMPW), continues to lead the online career market as it saw record traffic of 1.6 million visits during the month of March and reached a milestone of 600,000 resumes in its database.

TMPW FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS CALL

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You are cordially invited to join TMP Worldwide's quarterly conference call on Wednesday, May 9, 2001.

TMP Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss First Quarter Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 27, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions and parent company to Monster.com, today announced that it will release first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2001 on Tuesday, May 8, after 4:00 PM E.S.T.

TMP Worldwide and WOWemployers, Inc. Issue Joint Announcement; TMP and Monster dismiss lawsuit

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), along with WOWemployers, Inc., jointly announce that the plaintiffs have not found evidence that either WOWemployers, Inc., William Warren or any other WOWemployers' employees misappropriated any software or trade secrets of Monster.com. William Warren and other employees of WOWemployers, Inc.

TMP Worldwide Receives Top Honors At EMA Creative Excellence Awards Ceremony; TMP Captures 78 Awards

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), announced today that it was honored at this year's 2001 Employment Management Association (EMA) Conference. TMP Worldwide received a total of 78 creative excellence awards that included 14 "Best of Category" awards and 64 "Merit" awards.

TMP Worldwide Takes Home Gold At Annual Admissions Advertising Awards; TMP Triumphs With Eight Awards

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 25, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW) announced today that it received top industry accolades at this year's 16th Annual Admissions Advertising Awards.

TMP Worldwide Survey Finds Employees Value Advancement Opportunities Most

Examination of Demographics, Gender and Professional Level Evaluates Variances Among Workforce

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 24, 2001--Have you ever wondered what employees really want? Do men and women in the workplace look for different sources of professional fulfillment? Does what employees value most vary depending on industry, gender, and professional level?

Monstermoving.com Reports Significant Increase in Unique Site Visitors; Site Traffic Grows Nearly 300% Since October Launch

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 23, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced an increase in monthly traffic of approximately 300% since the site's official launch in October 2000.

The Monster Meter Says: Administrative Professionals Are the Unsung Heroes of the Office

Monster.com's Latest Online Poll Signifies Shift of Attitudes Regarding Archaic Office Titles

Monstermoving.com Kicks-Off Peak Moving Season with the 'Win a Free Year on the Monster' Sweepstakes

Monstermoving.com Sweepstakes to Award Hundreds of Prizes that Make Moving Easier

Monster.com Signs Agreement with eQuest to Support Monster Momentum; eQuest Products and Services Available to Monster Momentum Customers

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 19, 2001--In an effort to expand its product offerings to its Monster Momentum(SM) customers, Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq:TMPW), today announced it has signed an agreement with eQuest.

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Hires Judi L. Webster as a Partner in Global Technology/Internet Sector and Private Equity Portfolio Practice

Former Dell Computer Executive is a Proven Leader in High Technology

Monster.com Continues to Spring Ahead in Career Category; Monster.com Obtains Record High Power Ranking of 227.8; Monster.com Hits Nine Million in its Resume Database

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 13, 2001--Through expansion and innovation, Monster.com(R) remains the most visited online careers site with a reach(a) of 6.7 percent, according to Media Metrix site traffic numbers for the month of March. With a recorded 53.2 percent of career eyeball minutes, Monster.com achieved an all-time high power ranking of 227.8.

The Monster Meter Says: Americans Overburdened With Debt

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 11, 2001--According to the latest Monster Meter, the American workforce is saddled with loans, credit cards, and mortgages, which severely hinder their ability to save. The poll results show that 88 percent of the respondents have some form of debt, while only 11 percent are debt free.

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Announces New Financial Services Partner in Auckland New Zealand Office

Clare Wade, Former Korn/Ferry International Principal, Joins TMP Worldwide as the Firm Continues to Attract Successful Recruiters from Competitors Around the Globe

Monster.com Takes to the Streets, New Outdoor Advertising Campaign Rolls Into Major U.S. Cities

Monster Advertising "Station Domination" Kicks off in Boston and Chicago Reminding Millions of Commuters, "Job Good. Life Good."

The Monster Meter Says: Americans Lack Personal Savings; American Workforce Ill-Prepared to Weather a Prolonged Period of Unemployment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 3, 2001--The last decade saw the largest economic expansion in U.S. history; however, most Americans have not used these prosperous times to accumulate personal savings.

Monster.com Recruits in the Air as Lead Sponsor of CAREERS Live!; Launch Associates and Sky Television Partner to Produce First Inflight Recruitment Show

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 2001--Launch Associates, Inc. today announced that it signed Monster(R).com (Nasdaq:TMPW), the leading global online careers Web site, as the lead sponsor for the inaugural showing of CAREERS Live!(TM), the first inflight recruitment television program.

Monster.com Launches in Italy; Monster.com Continues Successful European Expansion Program

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 2001--Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced the launch of its 16th global site - Monsteritalia.it. With the launch of Monsteritalia.it, Monster.com continues to extend the reach of its global online career management network across Europe.

Monster Employees Bike 4002 Miles Preaching the Benefits of Monster.com to College Students; First Stop: University of Massachusetts, Boston

WHAT: The Tour de Monster --A 4002 mile cross-country bike ride to inform college students about the advantages of using Monster.com for finding their first job. --The journey starts on March 28, 2001 in Boston and will continue for 6 weeks, concluding at San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge. --The Tour will stop at 22 colleges and universities including: the University of Mass

The Monster Meter Says: Respondents Don't Feel Job Security Exists; Even with the Slowing Economy, Monster Users Not Willing to Give Up Benefits for Job Security

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 26, 2001--There is no hotter topic in the business world today than the current state of the economy.

TMP Worldwide Hires Two Top Executives to Join TMP Worldwide Executive Search Italy in European Leadership Roles

Leonardo Zaccheo, Former Director of PricewaterhouseCoopers' Energy Practice, to Become Managing Director Italian Operations;

Maurizia Iachino Leto di Priolo, Former VP Italy and Senior Partner at Spencer Stuart, Joins as Chairman of European Quality and Professional Policies Committee

The Monster Meter Says: Respondents Aren't Worried About Internet Layoffs; Monster.com's Latest Online Poll Asks Users About Dot.com Layoffs

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 20, 2001--There is no hotter topic in the business world today than the current state of the Internet and the online economy. However, according to 70 percent of Monster(R).com users, the recent Internet shakeout and subsequent layoffs just aren't that big of a deal.

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Hires Michael T. Kelly, President of Korn/Ferry's Global Healthcare Practice, to Lead Global Healthcare Sector

Michael Ballenger and Christopher Burrows Also Appointed Co-Heads of TMP Worldwide's Global Life Sciences Practice; Neal Maslan to Lead U.S. Healthcare Services Practice; and Dr. Stephen Bochner to Lead Newly-formed Global Health Technology Practice

Former Labor Secretary Named 'Dot Columnist' at Monster.com

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 14, 2001--One of the nation's foremost experts on American workforce and workplace issues has joined Monster(R).com, the leading online global careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW). Alexis M. Herman, U.S.

Monster.com Maintains Leadership Position in Career Category

Month's Site Traffic Confirms Monster.com as Industry Leader

Monster.com Obtains 55.1% of Career Eyeball Minutes

Monster.com Creates Olympic Volunteer Web Site for Salt Lake Organizing Committee; Team 2002 Web Site Receives Monumental Response From Interested Volunteers

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 12, 2001--Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced the creation of the Team 2002(TM) Online Community (www.saltlake2002.com), the first ever Web site designed to retain and administer the training program for Olympic volunteer staff.

TMP Worldwide Hires Alan Wilson From Heidrick & Struggles to Run Executive Search Operations in Australia and New Zealand

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 8, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions, including the pre-eminent Internet career portal, Monster(R).com, today announced that TMP Worldwide Executive Search has recruited Alan Wilson to head the company's operations in Australia and New Zealand. Mr.

Monster.com Revs Up Partnership with World Champion, Daron Rahlves; Rahlves To Serve as Monster.com Spokesperson for 2002 Olympic Winter Games

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 5, 2001--Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ: TMPW) and an official sponsor of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games, today officially announced its partnership with Daron Rahlves, an Olympic hopeful in downhill and super giant slalom for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Monster.com Extends Asia Pacific Growth Strategy with Launch of Monsterindia.com

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 5, 2001--Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide Inc.

Monstermoving.com Breaks the One Million Visitor Milestone; Site Experiences Unprecedented 123% Jump in Traffic for the Month of January

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 1, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a leading online source of relocation information and a division of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), today announced a record-setting site traffic milestone of more than 1.4 million visitors and 6.6 million page views in the month of January.

Monstermoving.com Announces Version 2.0; Revised Site Features Include Enhanced Usability, Added Functionality and Geo-Targeting

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2001--Monstermoving.com, a division of TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW) and marketing extension of Monster(R).com, today launched a new version of its leading online relocation site. The revised site offers significant enhancements in usability and functionality, supported by and fully integrated with Monster.com's state of the art technology.

TMP Worldwide Announces Record Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2000 Results

-- Fourth Quarter Diluted Adjusted EPS of $0.35, Up 250% -- -- Monster.com Continues to Power Ahead of Competitors -- -- Strong Cash Position Provides Springboard for Growth in 2001 and Beyond -- -- Company Reaffirms Positive Outlook for Earnings in 2001 --

REMINDER/Paralympian to Discuss Tackling Adversity & Overcoming Obstacles with Monster.com Users

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ADVISORY/Paralympian to Discuss Tackling Adversity & Overcoming Obstacles with Monster.com Users

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TMP Worldwide CEO Establishes Education Foundation; Will Provide 4-Year College Scholarships to Young Entrepreneurs

16 High School Students in Class of '01 to Benefit, Pre-college Support Begins Now

Monster.com To Launch Equal Opportunity Community; Online Chats With Diversity and Equality Advocates Mark Site Kickoff

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 8, 2001--Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ: "TMPW"; ASX: "TMP"), today announced the planned launch of its online Equal Opportunity Community (http://equalopportunity.monster.com).

TMP Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: TMPW), the world's leading supplier of human capital solutions and parent company to Monster.com, today announced that it will release fourth quarter and full year financial results for the period ended December 31, 2000 on Tuesday, February 20, after 4:00 PM E.S.T.

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Hires Industrial and Health Care Recruiter for Paris Office; Jennifer Chase Joins as a Principal From Korn Ferry International in New York

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2001--TMP Worldwide Inc. (NASDAQ: "TMPW"; ASX: "TMP"), the leading global provider of career services and solutions, including the preeminent Internet career portal, Monster(R).com, today announced the appointment of Jennifer Chase as a Principal in the Paris office of TMP Worldwide Executive Search. Ms.

Steve Mullinjer of TMP Worldwide Executive Search Wins Hong Kong's 'Headhunter of the Year' Award as Presented by the Financial Intelligence Agency -FIA-

Managing Partner of Hong Kong Office Earns The Coveted FIA Year 2000 Distinction Award

Monster.com Poll Finds That Even Though Adults Did Not Fulfill Childhood Dreams, Kids Are Optimistic for Their Future Careers

Poll Results Kick-Off Groundhog Job Shadow Day 2001

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Appoints UK Partner for Global Energy and Natural Resources Team

Scott F. Eversman, Formerly of Preng & Associates, Will Expand Company's Cross-Border Executive Search Expertise

Monster.com's Third Successful Trip to the Super Bowl Pays Off in Record Breaking Traffic; 8.1 Million Job Searches Conducted Following Game

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2001--Monster(R).com once again followed its proven formula during 2001's advertising event of the year: The Super Bowl.

Monster.com to Launch Online 'Career Mentoring' Initiative for Youth

Virtual Job Shadowing to Premiere February 2nd in Support Of Groundhog Job Shadow Day 2001

WASHINGTON and MAYNARD, Mass., Jan.

ADVISORY/Super Bowl Ad Veteran Monster.com Kicks Off 2001 Campaign

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While the country's two best teams prepare to battle for football's greatest honor, another face-off will take place off the gridiron, as the world's most established brands and creative minds display their innovation and ingenuity during the commercial breaks.

Admissions Marketing Survey Finds Growing Use of Web for College Applications

40% Increase in Web-based Applications Financial Aid, Class Schedules and Course Offerings Now Common on Sites

Monster.com Suits Up for the Game; Super Bowl Advertising Veteran Kicks-Off 2001 Campaign

Are You Ready For Some Super Bowl Advertising?!

Monster.com Begins 2001 on a Record Start; January Resumes up 51% over December 2000

Monster.com Reaches 12 Million Job Seeker Accounts Milestone; ChiefMonster Announced it Reached 100,000 Members

Monster.com Acquires Luxjob.lu; New Acquisition Strengthens Monster's European Expansion Strategy

BRUSSELS, Belgium & LUXEMBOURG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2001--Monster(R).com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide (NASDAQ: "TMPW"; ASX: "TMP"), today announced the acquisition of luxjob.lu, Luxembourg's largest recruitment site.

Monster.com CEO Jeff Taylor Challenges Other Top Executives To See Their Shadows on February 2nd; Goal: 100,000 Employers to Host Shadows

WASHINGTON and MAYNARD, Mass., Jan. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeff Taylor, CEO of Monster.com, the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of TMP Worldwide (Nasdaq: TMPW; ASX: TMP), is challenging CEOs across the country to open the doors of their businesses to student shadows as part of Groundhog Job Shadow Day 2001.

TMP Worldwide Executive Search Appoints Two Senior Legal Recruiters as Partners

Kristin Hebert of Kristin Hebert Associates joins the San Francisco Office; and Former Sidley & Austin Private Equity Attorney Latham Williams Joins the Chicago Office of TMP Worldwide Executive Search

Senior Health Care Recruiter Joins TMP Worldwide Executive Search

Former Spencer Stuart Senior Director Dr. Anthony Pfannkuche Brings Extensive Health Care Financing and Service Organization Integrated Systems and IT Enterprise Recruiting Experience to TMP Worldwide's Southern California Region

Monstermoving.com Announces Agreement with The Bekins Company

Monstermoving.com to Provide Integrated Marketing and Advertising Services to Premier TMP Worldwide Yellow Pages Client

2000 Closes as Monster Year; Monster.com Closes Year with 7.2 Million Resumes and 273,000 Recruiters

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan.