Archive (2004)

Monster Poll Shows Majority of Americans Plan to Seek New Job in 2005; Growing Percentage of Workers - 46 Percent - Are Optimistic about New Year Employment Prospects

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2004--As companies across the nation finalize their 2005 staffing needs, job seekers are gearing up to ring in the New Year with an energized career. According to the latest series of Monster Meter polls, 93 percent of Americans plan to look for a new job in the New Year.

Monster and Webhire Announce Alliance to Offer Employers Integrated Hiring Solution

Collaboration Will Improve Candidate Matching, Tracking, and Recruitment Measurement Capabilities

MAYNARD & LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2004-- Monster(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Healthcare HR Authority Greta Sherman Joins TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2004--TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, a global HR communications and solutions provider and a division of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster and Infinity Broadcasting Sign Strategic Marketing Agreement Creating Local Career Outreach Across 180 Stations Nationwide

Relationship Extends Monster's Local Presence through Radio Stations and Their Websites Across the Country, Highlighting Featured Job Listings Specific to Each Market

MAYNARD, Mass. & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2004-- Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Worldwide to Present at CSFB's 2004 Media and Telecom Week Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 7, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property Monster(R), today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Andrew J. McKelvey, and Chief Financial Officer, Michael Sileck, will present at CSFB's 2004 Media and Telecom Week Conference on Wednesday, December 8th, at 8:00 a.m.

Monster Worldwide Expands Role of John McLaughlin with Added Responsibility Overseeing Asia Pacific Business Operations

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 3, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property, Monster(R), today announced that Executive Vice President John McLaughlin will assume the additional responsibility of overseeing all of the company's business operations in the Asia Pacific region.

Monster Employment Index Rises to All-Time High in November

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)

Monster Announces Bank of America as Sponsor for its Making it Count Program

Making College Financial Planning Count Offers Parents Financial Solutions During Challenging Economic Times

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2004-- As 2004 draws to a close, students nationwide are completing their college applications and preparing to take the next educational step -- choosing which college to attend next year.

Monster Government Solutions Joins the Human Capital Institute as a Corporate Sponsor

All Monster Government Solutions' Customers to Receive a Complimentary, One-year Membership to the Human Capital Institute as Part of the Sponsorship

MCLEAN, Va., Nov 15, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Government Solutions, a division of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST), announced today a sponsorship agreement with the Human Capital Institute (HCI), a think-tank and educator for human cap

ADDING MULTIMEDIA Monster Expands Presence in Indianapolis with New Facility: Fuels Growth in Region; Grand Opening Celebration Tonight with Ribbon-Cutting Beginning at 6:30 p.m.

MAYNARD, Mass. & INDIANAPOLIS, Nov 11, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster(R), the leading global online careers property, announced its expanding presence through the opening of a new 30,000 square foot facility in Parkwood Crossing Office Park.

New Integration Available Through Monster Government Solutions' QuickHire Streamlines Online Application Process for Federal Government Jobs

Department of Labor is the Company's First Customer to Utilize New Integration

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov.

Defense Tech Blog Joins Military Advantage -- Military.com; Leading Military Website Adds Influential Blog Covering National Security's Future

SAN FRANCISCO - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Nov. 10, 2004 - Military Advantage ( www.Military.com), the largest online military destination, has announced the addition of Defense Tech ( www.DefenseTech.org), a leading web log, or blog, for information and analysis on the future of the military, law enforcement, and homeland defense.

Monster Expands Presence in Indianapolis with New Facility: Fuels Growth in Region; Grand Opening Celebration Tonight with Ribbon-Cutting Beginning at 6:30 p.m.

MAYNARD, Mass. & INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2004--Monster(R), the leading global online careers property, announced its expanding presence through the opening of a new 30,000 square foot facility in Parkwood Crossing Office Park.

Monster Worldwide to Present at Morgan Stanley's Software, Services, Internet & Networking Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property Monster(R), today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Andrew J.

Monster Worldwide to Present at Morgan Stanley¡¦s Software, Services, Internet & Networking Conference

NEW YORK, November 1, 2004 ¡V Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property Monster„¥, today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Andrew J. McKelvey, and Chief Financial Officer, Michael Sileck will present at Morgan Stanley¡¦s Software, Services, Internet & Networking Conference on Tuesday, November 2, at 11:30 a.m.

Monster Teams with Major League Baseball Advanced Media; Monster to Help Major League Baseball Find Quality Candidates for the 2005 Season

MAYNARD, Mass. and NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 26, 2004--With the 2004 Major League Baseball playoffs in its final stage, baseball fans around the nation are intent on keeping up to date with the latest scores and all the storylines from this year's match-ups.

Work and Be Merry: Americans Prepare for the Holidays by Pursuing Seasonal Employment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2004--

Monster Sees Spike in Online Retail Hiring Leading into Winter Months Seventy-Four Percent of Monster Users Have Worked in Retail during Their Career

Monster Worldwide Reports Third Quarter 2004 Results

2004 Third Quarter Financial Highlights

  • Total Revenue Increases 33% to $227.1 Million
  • Diluted EPS Reach $0.17, Up 55%
  • Monster Division's Revenue Increases 52% From a Year Ago and 11% Sequentially to $157.7 Million
  • Monster Division's Deferred Revenue Hits New High of $195.4 Million -- Company Raises Fourth Quarter EPS Guidance to $0.19
  • TMP Worldwide Wins Ten Awards at Web Marketing Association's WebAwards; Receives Three Outstanding Website, Seven Standard of Excellence Awards

    Career Sites Developed for the Air Force Reserve, U.S. Department of State, and Others Recognized

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2004-- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    Monster Employment Index Shows Rise in Online Job Demand in September

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

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

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 6, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST) today announced that the company will release third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2004, on Tuesday, October 19, 2004, after 4:00 p.m. EDT.

    Monster Worldwide to Present at Thomas Weisel Partners' Annual Consumer Conference

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 24, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property Monster(R), today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Andrew J. McKelvey, and Chief Financial Officer, Michael Sileck will present at Thomas Weisel Partners' Annual Consumer Conference on Monday, September 27th at 1:30 p.m.

    Monster Worldwide to Present at Banc of America's 34th Annual Fall Investment Conference

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 22, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property Monster(R), today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Andrew J.

    Monster Releases Philadelphia Employment Outlook

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

    Three Federal Agencies to Benefit from an Extreme Hiring Makeover: Partnership for Public Service Forms Dream Team of Private Sector Recruitment Experts to Help Change the Face of Federal Hiring

    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 14, 2004--What is the common thread among the federal agency that delivers health insurance benefits to one in four Americans each year, the agency that provides financial aid to the nation's college students, and the agency responsible for securing the nation's nuclear weapons stockpile while actively working in nonproliferation worldwide?

    Monster Worldwide to Present at Morgan Stanley's 9th Annual Media and Communications Conference

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 7, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property Monster(R), today announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Andrew J.

    Refresh Your Resume: Monster Finds Majority of Employers Search Resumes Updated Within Last Three Months

    Monster Declares Labor Day - "Update Your Resume Day"

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 2, 2004-- Many Americans mark Labor Day as the end of the summer or the start of back-to-school season, but this annual recognition of the U.S. workforce is a perfect time for job seekers to revisit their career aspirations and strengthen their resume.

    Monster Employment Index Shows Jump in Online Job Demand in August

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 2, 2004--Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST):

    -- Index Resumes Upward Trend, Reaching Highest Level Since its Inception, Indicating Strong, Sustained Growth in Online Job Demand

    -- Manufacturing Among Industries Showing Greatest Increase in Online Job Availability

    -- Nearly Every Occupational Category Up Over Last Month

    Monster Government Solutions' QuickHire Becomes First Commercial Hiring Software to Integrate with New Job Announcement Display on USAJOBS

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency is the Company's First Customer to Post a Job Vacancy on USAJOBS Through QuickHire Using the New Display

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug.

    William J. Sullivan Joins Monster Government Solutions as Vice President of North America Public Sector Sales

    Former PeopleSoft Executive to Lead Sales Force, Driving Company's Expansion into Public Sector Market

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 25, 2004-- Monster Government Solutions, a division of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST), announced today that William J. Sullivan has joined the company as vice president of North America Public Sector sales.

    Government Recruiting Websites Designed by Monster Government Solutions Ranked Among the Best in Customer Satisfaction

    Recent Survey Finds Recruitment Websites of the U.S. Department of State and United States Federal Government Rank Above Public and Private Sector Averages for Customer Satisfaction

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 17, 2004-- Monster Government Solutions, a division of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST), announced today that the recruitment website of the U.S.

    Monster Employment Index Reports Online Job Demand Eases Slightly in July

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)

    61 Percent of Americans Consider Themselves Overworked and 86 Percent Are Not Satisfied With Their Job, According to Monster's 2004 Work/Life Balance Survey

    Workers' Dissatisfaction with Work/Life Balance Grows, as 89 Percent of Americans Hope to Change Jobs in the Next Six Months, According to Monster Meter Polls

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2004-- While the U.S. job market continues to grow, so do Americans' dissatisfaction with their current employment situations and work/life balance.

    Monster Introduces Second Phase of ``Portraits'' Campaign Featuring Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Lenny Krayzelburg

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 28, 2004--Monster(R) today announced the launch of the next phase of "Portraits," a series of new commercials from its "Today's the Day" brand campaign. Developed by Deutsch, Inc. of New York, the six :15 spots will once again feature candid appeals from real-life job seekers in search of fulfilling work or employers seeking qualified candidates.

    Monster Worldwide Reports Second Quarter 2004 Results

    2004 Second Quarter Financial Highlights

  • Total Revenue Increases 26% to $209.4 Million
  • Diluted EPS Up 75% Over the Second Quarter of 2003 to $0.14
  • Monster Division's Deferred Revenue Increases to a New High of $178.9 Million
  • Monster Division's Operating Income Grows 33% to $24.7 Million on 41% Revenue Increase
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    Monster Releases Detroit Employment Outlook; Hot Industry Sectors Include: Sales; Engineering; Accounting/Auditing; Information Technology; and Administrative and Support Services

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2004--While the nation's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.6 percent in June, Detroit is still struggling with the highest unemployment rate among the large metropolitan areas, having increased from 6.6 percent in May to 7.3 percent in June.

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

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 12, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST) today announced that the company will release second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2004, on Tuesday, July 27, 2004, after 4:00 PM EDT.

    Monster Employment Index Shows Rise in Online Job Demand in June, Marking Sixth Consecutive Month of Growth

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 1, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)

    Monster Announces Title Sponsorship of eBay Live! 2004 Community Conference; Monster to Offer Attendees 'Hire the Best!' Seminars

    MAYNARD, Mass., Jun 16, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST), today announced its title sponsorship of eBay Live!, an annual conference of eBay users, employees and guest speakers. eBay Live! will be held June 24th - 26th, 2004 in New Orleans.

    Monster and Community Connect Inc. Sign Strategic Alliance; Monster and CCI to Jointly Offer Diversity Recruiting and Career Management Solutions

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 14, 2004--Monster(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST), today announced a strategic Diversity and Inclusion recruiting alliance with Community Connect Inc. (CCI), the leading developer of dedicated online membership sites that serve underserved communities on the Web.

    Monster Supports U.S. Olympic Team Sponsorship with Formation of Team Monster; Jimmy Pedro, Four-Time Olympian in Judo and Team Monster Captain, Qualifies for 2004 U.S. Olympic Team

    Team Monster Athletes to Participate in Panel Discussion at Titan Games in Atlanta

    MAYNARD, Mass., Jun 9, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster(R), the official online career management sponsor of the 2004 U.S. Olympic Team, today officially announced Team Monster. Team Monster represents athletes who embody the career attributes and ambition that are at the foundation of Monster's U.S.

    Monster Worldwide to Host Investment Community Webcast

    New York, June 7, 2004 -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property, Monster®, the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency and one of the world's largest Recruitment Advertising agency networks today announced the Company will host an informational investment community Webcast on Wednesday, June 9, 2004 from 10:00 a.m.

    Monster Employment Index Shows Rise in Online Job Demand In May

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 3, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)

    Monster Announces Sponsorship of U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Judo; Event to Feature Comeback of Monster Employee and Three-Time Olympian, Jimmy Pedro

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2004--Monster(R), the official online career management sponsor of the 2004 U.S. Olympic Team, today announced it has become the presenting sponsor for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Judo. The trials, which determine the U.S. Olympic Judo Team, will be held June 5th at the San Jose State University Event Center, San Jose, California.

    Empty-Nest No More: 64 Percent of College Students Plan To Live with Their Parents after Graduation

    MonsterTRAK Poll Reveals Marked Increase in Number of Students Planning to Live at Home after Graduation

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 2004-- With the 2004 college graduation season in full swing, one might expect new graduates to be not only celebrating their degree but also the newfound freedom of officially living on one's own.

    With Most Wins, TMP Worldwide Tops Recruitment Advertising Industry's EMA 2004 Creative Excellence Awards

    Agency Wins Total of 48 Awards, Including a "Grand Prize," 20 First Place Awards, 13 Second Place Awards and 14 Third Place Awards

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 26, 2004-- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    Monster Worldwide Announces Strategic Interactive Acquisition of Online Career Assessment Testing Leader, Tickle Inc.

    Tickle to Provide Monster with Enhanced Consumer Offerings, Valuable Interactive Content and Expanded Viral Marketing Capabilities

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2004-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property, Monster(R), today announced the strategic acquisition of Tickle Inc.

    Company Profile for Monster Worldwide

    May 14, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Founded in 1967, Monster Worldwide, Inc. is the parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers property. The company also owns TMP Worldwide, the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency and one of the world's largest Recruitment Advertising agency networks. TMP Worldwide is also a provider of direct marketing services.

    Monster Employment Index Shows Jump in Online Job Demand In April

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)

    Monster Announces Founding Sponsorship of The Human Capital Institute 'HCI'

    Sponsorship to Focus on Two Specific Topics: Strategic Sourcing and Recruiting and Diversity Recruiting and Retention

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2004--Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    Monster Worldwide Reports First Quarter 2004 Results

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 27, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST):

    Monster Introduces New Hiring Solutions to Streamline Recruitment Process

    SmartFind Resume Search and TargetReach Job Postings Help Employers Find and Attract Quality Candidates Quickly and Accurately

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 27, 2004-- Monster(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    MonsterTRAK Annual Entry-Level Job Outlook Reveals Market Remains Tight for 2004 Graduates

    Sales and Healthcare Among Hottest Sectors for Entry-Level Job Opportunities

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2004-- While the job market for this year's college graduates has slightly improved compared to last year, competition for entry-level opportunities remains tight.

    Monster Government Solutions to Improve Hiring for U.S. Coast Guard

    Deal Expands Footprint within the Department of Homeland Security

    ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2004--Monster Government Solutions - a division of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST - News) - today announced that it has won a contract worth an estimated $2.6M, assuming all options are exercised, to provide an automated web-based staffing, recruiting and classification servic

    Monster Worldwide Expands Pan-European Presence Through Strategic Acquisition of Jobpilot

    Acquisition Establishes Monster as the Leading Online Careers in Germany

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 23, 2004-- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    Monster Worldwide to Serve as Primary Recruiter of Volunteers for Upcoming Republican National Convention in New York City

    More than 8,000 Volunteers Needed to Help Support and Coordinate Convention Logistics

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 21, 2004-- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

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

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 12, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq:MNST) today announced that the company will release first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2004, on Tuesday, April 27, 2004, after 4:00 PM EST.

    Monster Employment Index Shows Increase in U.S. Online Job Demand for March

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 1, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)

    ADVISORY/Monster Employment Index to Debut on Thursday, April 1, 2004

    Comprehensive Statistical Assessment of U.S Online Job Demand Based on Millions of Employer Postings Culled from Monster and more Than 1,500 Web Sites

    --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WHAT: The Monster Employment Index provides a comprehensive monthly snapshot of U.S. online recruitment activity and provide U.S.

    Monster Takes to the Court at March Madness; Monster Mascot Rodeo Competition Among the Many Events in San Antonio during the 2004 NCAA Men's Final Four

    Smash Mouth to Perform for Fans on Sunday, April 4th

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 25, 2004-- Hoop fans across the country will soon converge on San Antonio, Texas for the 2004 NCAA(R) Division I Men's Final Four(R) April 3rd -5th.

    Monster Worldwide Announces Strategic Interactive Acquisition; Acquires Military Advantage, Inc. to Drive Growth and Expansion in United States Government Sector

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 16, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property, Monster(R), today announced a strategic acquisition designed to accelerate Monster's growth in the interactive market. To help further enhance Monster's U.S.

    Monster Worldwide to Introduce Comprehensive Monthly Snapshot of U.S. Online Job Demand

    Monster Employment Index to Provide Statistical Assessment Based on Millions of Employer Postings Culled from More Than 1,500 Web Sites

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 4, 2004-- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    Monster Announces Making College Financing Count; Program Offers Parents Financial Solutions During Challenging Economic Times

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 24, 2004--With spring fast approaching and college acceptance letters beginning to appear in students' mailboxes, families nationwide are preparing to take the next educational step -- choosing which college to attend in the fall. While an exciting time, students and parents alike also feel the angst associated with financing this level of schooling.

    Monster Government Solutions Awarded HR & EEO Services Contract by General Services Administration

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2004--Monster Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

    MonsterTRAK Teams Up with Y2M: Youth Media and Marketing Networks to Reach College Market through Online Campus Newspaper Partnership

    FastWeb named exclusive national scholarship search engine of Online College Newspapers, via Y2M's College Publisher Network

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

    Monster and eBay Form Strategic Marketing Agreement; eBay to Provide Access to Monster's Leading Career Services and Advice to Small Businesses

    Monster to Serve as Title Sponsor for eBay Live! 2004 and eBay University

    MAYNARD, Mass. & SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 18, 2004--Monster(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST) and eBay, The World's Online Marketplace(R), today announced a strategic marketing agreement.

    Mixing Work & Romance: Global Monster Poll Reveals Differences in Cultural Attitudes

    Only 30 Percent of Americans Think Employers Should Permit Office Dating

    Majority of Europeans and Canadians Are Comfortable with Love in the Workplace

    Monster Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter 2003 and Year End Results

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 10, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST):

    Monster Launches New ``Portraits'' Campaign on the Heels of Super Bowl Advertising Success; Integrated Campaign Kicks Off Second Phase of ``Today's the Day''

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2004--Following yet another successful Super Bowl advertising appearance, Monster(R) today unveiled creative details about its "Portraits" campaign, a series of seven commercials and online advertising.

    Monster Proclaims ''Today's the Day'' to Super Bowl Viewers Nationwide; Two Spots From New Brand Campaign Set to Debut during Super Bowl XXXVIII

    MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 26, 2004--Leveraging the reach of Super Bowl advertising, Monster(R) today unveiled details regarding two creative spots, "Soulmates" and "I Feel Love," slated to debut during the first and third quarters, respectively, of Super Bowl XXXVIII on February 1st.

    Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 21, 2004--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq:MNST) today announced that the company will release fourth quarter and full year financial results for the period ended December 31, 2003, on Tuesday, February 10, 2004, after 4:00 PM EST.

    Monster Worldwide Announces Sale of 2.5 Million Shares of Common Stock

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

    Monster Worldwide Commences an Offering of 2.5 Million Shares of Common Stock

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