Archive (2006)

Monster Worldwide Completes Filings with Securities and Exchange Commission

Company Now Compliant with NASDAQ Listing Requirements; Will Take Additional Action With Regard to Expired OptionsNEW YORK, Dec 26, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (MNST:NASDAQ) today announced that it has filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2006.

Monster Worldwide Appoints Philip R. Lochner, Jr. to its Board of Directors

NEW YORK, Dec 26, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that its board of directors has elected Philip R. Lochner, Jr. as a member of the board, effective immediately.

Mr.

St. Petersburg Times and Monster to Launch Tampa Bay's Largest Job Search and Recruitment Site

Alliance will Deliver Compelling Combination of Online and Print

Recruitment Products for Job Seekers and Employers

Monster Worldwide Names Alice Wang as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development

Former Knight Ridder Executive to Spearhead Development of

Partnerships, Alliances and Business Investments on a Global Scale

Fourteen of the Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets Hold Steady or Show Greater Online Job Availability in November, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

November 2006 Monster Local Employment Index Highlights: -- Remaining 14 metro areas show moderating online recruitment activity as end-of-year hiring slows -- Demand for business and financial operations rises or holds steady in 22 markets -- Education, training and library; as well as food preparation and serving related occupations remain up on a y

Monster Expands HR Alliance Program with Six New Members

Job Wrapping and Consultant Services Now Available Through New Certified AlliancesMAYNARD, Mass., Dec 14, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Worldwide Files Restated Historical Financial Statements

Provides Update on Investigation into Historical Stock Options Grant Practices

Monster Adds PayPal Functionality for Online Recruiting Services

MAYNARD, Mass. and SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), and PayPal, today announced PayPal will be available as a payment method on Monster's eCommerce site.

Monster Employment Index Rises in November, Reflecting Seasonal, Year-end Holiday Hiring Push

Online Recruitment in Transportation and Warehousing Industry

Surges Amid Falling Gas Prices and Higher Demand for Parcel Services

Monster Worldwide to Present at the Credit Suisse Media & Telecom Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 4, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that Senior Management will be presenting at the Credit Suisse Media & Telecom Conference to be held at The Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York at 8:00 a.m. (EST) on Wednesday, December 6, 2006.

Monster to Hold More Than 275 Job Fairs Nationwide in 2007

Company Joins Forces with National Career Fairs; Relationship Marries Monster's Online Experience with Traditional High-Touch Methods to Bolster Local Recruitment Efforts in 76 U.S. Cities

MAYNARD, Mass., Dec 04, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster and Bank of America Prepare Parents for College Financial Planning

Public Four-Year College Costs Rise More over the Past Five Years Than They Have in Any Other Five-Year- Period over the Past Three Decades*

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2006--Making It Count, provider of live, academic success presentations for students and parents, and subsidiary of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Forges Newspaper Alliances to Offer Superior Local Recruitment and Job Search Solutions

Monster Joins Forces with North Jersey Media Group, Honolulu

Monster Announces Strategic Alliance with Freedom Communications to Power Online Recruitment for Freedom's 36 Newspaper and Eight Television Properties Nationwide

Monster Continues Significant Momentum for its Localization Strategy Through Strategic Media Alliances

MAYNARD, Mass. & IRVINE, Calif., Nov 27, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster, the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Worldwide Dismisses General Counsel

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 22, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has terminated Myron Olesnyckyj, the Company's former Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, for cause. Mr. Olesnyckyj was suspended from his position on September 19, 2006.

Majority of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets Show Greater Online Job Availability in October, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2006--October 2006 Monster Local Employment Index Highlights:

Monster Launches National Account Suite to Ease Hiring Process for Franchise Businesses; Solution Meets Unique Needs Not Currently Being Addressed by the Major Online Recruitment Sites

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Worldwide Receives Anticipated Nasdaq Notice Regarding Delayed Filing of Form 10-Q for Third Quarter 2006

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST) today announced that it has received a Nasdaq Staff Determination notice stating that the Company is not in compliance with the filing requirements for continued listing as set forth in Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 4310(c)(14).

National Association of Manufacturers Selects Monster To Power its Online Job Bank

Alliance to Offer the Association's more than 12,000 Members Access to Comprehensive Manufacturing Job Postings and Quality, Cost-Effective Hiring Solutions

MAYNARD, Mass. and WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Employment Index Holds Steady in October

Moderating Online Recruitment Activity in Housing Sector and among White-Collar Occupations Offsets Growing Demand in IT, Defense and Advertising/Marketing October 2006 Index Highlights: -- Online demand for professional, scientific, and technical services sector registers third straight month of growth, yielding increased opportuni

Monster Study Examines Motivations Behind Career Decisions Across Age, Gender and Ethnicity - Revealing Commonalities and Key Differences

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced availability of a research study examining the factors that motivate a worker to leave a job, or accept or decline a new position.

Andrew J. McKelvey Resigns From Monster Worldwide Board of Directors

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2006--Monster Worldwide Inc, (NASDAQ:MNST) today announced that Andrew J. McKelvey has resigned effective immediately as a member of the Board of Directors and as Chairman Emeritus. Mr. McKelvey's counsel advised the Special Committee of the Board reviewing stock option grants that Mr.

Monster Worldwide Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months 2006 Results

A Revenue Increases 38% to $286 Million A Income from Continuing Operations Reaches $40 Million, or $0.31 Per Diluted Share A Net Loss, Including Discontinued Operations, of $0.64 Per Diluted Share A Net Cash Increases to $548 Million from $449 Million at June 30, 2006 A Company Provides Update on Historical Stock Options Grant Review

NEW YORK, Oct 25, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worl

Military.com Launches SpouseBuzz.com Blog

Military Writers/Business Editors

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Third Quarter 2006 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 5, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST) today announced that the Company will release third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2006, on Wednesday, October 25th, 2006 before the market opens.

Monster Employment Index Edges Down Slightly in September

Strong Rise in Opportunities for Workers in Mining and

Transportation Industries Suggests Continued Expansion in Energy and

Monster Sees Considerable Migration Toward Online Recruitment Within the Healthcare Industry

Recent Data Indicates Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations are Realizing Need for More Effective Recruitment Techniques

MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 03, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Healthcare organizations and professionals are increasingly looking online for recruitment and employment, according to information today released by Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource

Monster Names Patrick W. Manzo Vice President, Compliance and Fraud Prevention

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 29, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the appointment of Patrick W. Manzo as Vice President, Compliance and Fraud Prevention.

Susan J. Hayden Named Senior Vice President, Telesales for Monster

Business Editors

Monster Worldwide Provides Update on Stock Option Grant Practices

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST) today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has suspended its senior vice president, general counsel and secretary Myron Olesnyckyj, effective immediately, pending the results of the ongoing review of the Company's historical stock option grant practices.

Online Recruitment Activity Rises in 25 of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets in August, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2006--

    August 2006 Monster Local Employment Index Highlights:

  • Index shows greater online job availability in majority of U.S. metro markets in August, as back-to-work, back-to-school season helps drive increased employer recruitment activity

Monster Worldwide to Present at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XV Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 18, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that Senior Management will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XV Conference to be held at the Grand Hyatt in New York on Wednesday September 20, 2006 at 9:40am.

Monster Worldwide Promotes Brad Baker to President, Product, Technology and Service; Senior Executive Tapped to Lead Product Management, Technology and Customer Service

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 14, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that it has named Brad Baker to the newly created position of President, Product, Technology and Service. In his new role, Mr.

Monster Introduces Talent Management Suite to Help Companies Recruit, Hire and Retain the Best Employees

HOLLYWOOD, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 12, 2006-- Monster Joins Forces with HRsmart to Offer Employers Integrated, Bundled Solutions for Career Site Hosting, Applicant Tracking and Human Capital Management

Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster and Shorn Entertainment Launch Casting Call for Cube Fabulous, the Office Makeover Show on Broadband TV; Monster Co-Produces and Sponsors Program That Helps Cube Dwellers Go from Drab to Fab

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2006--

Monster Also Launches $2,500 Tech Fabulous Contest to Give Five Winners Ultimate Technology Transformations

Monster Worldwide Announces Sale of TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications Business in North America

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 31, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced the sale of its TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications business in North America to Veronis Suhler Stevenson, a media-focused private equity and mezzanine capital fund management company.

Monster Employment Index Rebounds Strongly in August, Demonstrating Increased U.S. Online Recruitment Activity; Increased Online Opportunities for Education, Training and Library Occupations Help Drive Index Higher

NEW YORK, Aug 31, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST):

-- Index Shows Greater Online Job Availability in Retail Trade, Stemming from the Back-to-School Shopping Season

-- Seven of Nine U.S. Census Bureau Regions See Higher Online Job Demand

August 2006 Index Highlights:

Monster Worldwide Names Former GM of Nike Asia Pacific as Head of Its Asia Pacific Region; Experienced Brand Marketer to Help Drive Monster's International Growth

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 22, 2006--Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced the appointment of former Nike executive Tony Balfour as President of its Asia Pacific operations. Mr.

Online Recruitment Activity Rises in 11 of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets in July, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 17, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST):

Monster Worldwide Receives Anticipated Nasdaq Notice Regarding Delayed Filing of Form 10-Q

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

Monster and Owner of Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News Launch Co-Branded Online Job and Career Resource on Philly.com; New Site Provides One-Stop Online Recruitment Solution to Philadelphia-area Employers and Job Seekers

PHILADELPHIA & MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 14, 2006--Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster's Diversity Resume Database Surpasses The One Million Resume Milestone; Monster Helps Employers Foster Diverse Workforces to Boost Creativity, Improve Retention and Benefit the Bottom Line

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST) announced that its diversity resume database now features more than one million active resumes.

Monster Employment Index Declines Sharply in July, Reflecting Seasonal, Summer Slowdown in Online Recruitment

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2006--Monster Employment Index:

Monster Worldwide Reports Second Quarter 2006 Results; Total Revenue Increases 36% to $296 Million

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 26, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST):

Monster and New Owner of Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com Announce Strategic Alliance

Global Online Recruitment Industry Leader and Premier Local Media Group Join Forces to Provide One-stop Online Hiring Solutions to Philadelphia-area Employers and Job Seekers

NEW YORK & PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 25, 2006-- Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Online Recruitment Activity Declines in 24 of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets in June, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 20, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST):

Monster Worldwide Appoints Sal Iannuzzi to Board of Directors

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 11, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that its board of directors has elected Sal Iannuzzi as a member of the board, effective immediately.

Monster Worldwide Provides Update on Stock Option Grant Practices and Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss Second Quarter 2006 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 11, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NASDAQ: MNST) today announced an update on the independent review of past stock option grant practices and that the Company will release second quarter and six-month financial results for the period ending June 30, 2006, on Wednesday, July 26, 2006 before the market opens.

Monster and Bank of America Promote Financial Literacy Among College Students Nationwide; Financial Acumen Becomes More Important as Debt Among College Graduates Soars 50 Percent Over the Past Decade(a)

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 7, 2006--Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), and Bank of America, one of the world's largest financial institutions, are teaming to promote the importance of fiscal responsibility and maintaining good credit among college students nationwide.

Monster Employment Index Rises in June, Driven By Greater Online Demand for White Collar Workers; Increased Opportunities for Management, Finance and IT Occupations Help Push Index Higher for Second Consecutive Month

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 2006--

Majority of Occupations and all Nine U.S. Census Bureau Regions

Register Growth, Demonstrating Broad Strength in Overall U.S. Online

Monster Diversity Leadership Program Marks Five-Year Anniversary with Expansion of Conference Series; Summer Program Pairs Diverse Student Leaders with Top Companies in 10 States

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 5, 2006--Monster, the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the commencement and expansion of its 2006 Diversity Leadership Program (DLP).

Jeffrey Fleischman named Senior Vice President, E-Business for Monster; Executive to Direct Growth of Critical Global Business Segment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 20, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Fleischman as Senior Vice President, E-Business. He will report to Brad Baker, Chief Product and Marketing Officer for Monster Worldwide.

Linda D. Soldatos named Senior Vice President, Customer Relationship Management for Monster; Executive will lead Monster to an Integrated Customer Management Strategy

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 20, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the appointment of Linda Soldatos as Senior Vice President, Customer Relationship Management (CRM). In her new role, Ms.

Online Recruitment Activity Rises in 12 of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets in May, According to the Monster Local Employment Index; Online Job Availability in Majority of Markets Remains Elevated

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 15, 2006-- Demand for Sales; Production; and Healthcare Support Workers Increases across Nearly All Markets

According to the latest findings of the Monster Local Employment Index, online job availability increased in 12 of the 28 top U.S. metropolitan areas during May, reflecting continued, but slightly more moderate growt

Monster Worldwide Provides Additional Update on Stock Option Grants

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 14, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that the company has received a direction to preserve all relevant information in anticipation of a request for documents from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with its in

Monster Worldwide Update on Stock Option Grants

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 12, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that the company has been served with a subpoena from the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York relating to stock option grants.

Monster Wins the Webby Award for Best Employment Web Site; Monster Career Advice Portal Receives Equivalent of an ''Online Oscar'' - a Top International Honor for Web Sites

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 12, 2006--The Webby Awards, the leading international honor for Web sites, today recognized Monster's Career Advice portal (http://content.monster.com) as the Best Employment Web site of 2006. The site is produced by the Monster Content Team. Award winners will be honored today at The Tenth Annual Webby Awards in New York City.

Monster Worldwide Statement Regarding Stock Option Grant Practices

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 12, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that a committee of independent directors of the Company has been conducting an internal review and analysis of all stock option grants previously issued by the Company.

Monster Introduces Staffing Suite for High-Volume Sourcing Needs

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 7, 2006-- First Customizable Product Suite Offered by a Leading Job Site; Designed Specifically for Staffing Firms with Multiple Product Needs

Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Appoints Seasoned Executive to Drive Growth

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 5, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the appointment of Andrew Miller as Senior Vice President, Monster North America. In his new role, Mr.

Monster Employment Index Rises in May, Reflecting Increased U.S. Online Recruitment Activity; Nationwide Online Recruitment Remains Strong, as 25 U.S. States Show Higher Online Job Availability

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc: Online Opportunities for Production Workers Grow, Suggesting Improving Hiring Climate in Goods-Producing Sector May 2006 Index Highlights: -- Index rises four points to 167 in May, following slight dip in April, suggesting reinvigorated online hiring activity -- Online demand for accommod

Monster Worldwide to Present at Goldman Sachs Internet Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that Andrew McKelvey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Lanny Baker, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will be presenting at the Goldman Sachs Seventh Annual Internet Conference to b

Online Recruitment Activity Rises in 20 of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets in April, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2006--MONSTER WORLDWIDE:

Monster Launches Research Initiative to Help Companies with Strategic HR Planning; Monster Intelligence Program Underscores the Company's Intellectual Capital and Market Leadership

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the formal launch of Monster Intelligence, an initiative designed to deliver market analysis, research and actionable solutions regarding human capital issues.

Monster Advances HR Alliance Program with Five New Members; New Certified Alliances Signify Monster's Entrance into the Job Distribution Category; Existing Premier Member First Advantage Launches Integrated Product

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Worldwide Sells TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications Businesses in Europe

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that it has sold its remaining TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications businesses in Europe.

Monster Expands Presence in Online Advertising and Education Markets with Acquisition

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of Monster, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that it has acquired PWP, LLC.

Monster Government Solutions' Cecelia Evans Named to Board of Directors of Suited For Change Charity; Company to also Sponsor Annual Celebration to Help Low Income Women Find Jobs

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2006--Monster Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST), announced today that Cecelia Evans, Director of Strategic Solutions, was named to the board of directors of Suited for Change, a Washington D.C.-based nonprofit organization that provides low income women with professional clothing and ongoing career advice.

Monster Employment Index Dips Slightly in April, Ending Three-month Growth Trend in Online Job Demand

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 4, 2006--Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST):

Monster Government Solutions Launches E-Authentication for Federal Government's USAJOBS Website; New Technology Implementation to Increase Site Security and Simplify Log on for Government Agencies

MCLEAN, Va., May 02, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST), announced today that it has launched E-Authentication for USAJOBS, the Federal Government's online job site.

Monster Worldwide Reports First Quarter 2006 Results; Total Revenue Increases 28% to $292 Million; Monster Revenue Grows 36% to $257 Million

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST):

Online Job Demand Rises in Majority of Top 28 U.S. Metro Markets in March, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK, Apr 20, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST):

-- Online Job Availability for Business and Financial; Protective Service; Healthcare; and Hospitality Workers Increases Across Nearly Every Market

-- Metro Areas in Western and Southern Regions Continue to See Largest Spike in Online Recruitment Activity

Monster Appoints Two Senior Vice Presidents; Software veteran Michael Madden joins the management team as SVP, Employer Products; Diana Nicholson named SVP, Consumer Products

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NASDAQ: MNST) today announced the appointment of two senior vice presidents to the company's product organization.

Timothy P. Spillane Named Chief Risk Officer for Monster Worldwide

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 17, 2006-- Newly Created Role Underscores Monster's Commitment to Global Risk Management and Compliance

Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST) today announced the appointment of Timothy P. Spillane to the position of Chief Risk Officer. In his new role, Mr.

Monster Worldwide Selects Weber Shandwick as Global Public Relations Agency; Appointment Expands Working Relationship

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 7, 2006--Weber Shandwick today announced that it has been selected as worldwide public relations agency by Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST), the parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, following a competitive agency review.

Monster Employment Index Europe Data for March to be Released Tuesday, April 11th

LONDON, Apr 06, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide Europe Will Release the Monthly Monster Employment Index Europe Findings for March on Tuesday, April 11th at 6am CET

Monster Employment Index Soars in March, Demonstrating Third Consecutive Month of Strong Growth in Online Job Demand

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 6, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST):

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss First Quarter 2006 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 5, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST) today announced that the company will release first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2006, on Wednesday, April 26, 2006 before the market opens.

MonsterTRAK's Entry-Level Job Survey Shows Strong Outlook, Yet Flat Salaries; More Than Half of Employers Surveyed Seek to Hire New Graduates in Anticipation of Baby Boomer Retirements

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 5, 2006--The class of 2006 will soon graduate and join an entry-level job market that continues to strengthen, according to MonsterTRAK's annual nationwide survey of employers, college students and recent graduates. Findings reveal that 72 percent of employers plan to hire 2006 graduates in the spring or summer, compared to 64 percent last year.

Monster and Deploy Announce Premier Alliance to Streamline the Hiring Process for Companies with Large Hourly Workforces

NEWTON, Mass. & MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 4, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Online Job Demand Rises in All 28 Top U.S. Metro Markets in February, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 29, 2006--Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST):

Monster Worldwide Expands Disaster Recovery Efforts Both Online and in Disaster-Affected Areas

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 16, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST):

Monster and DDI Introduce Integrated Assessment Tool to Pinpoint Top Job Candidates Quickly and Cost-Effectively; Companies Offer Solutions to Advance the Matching Process and Benefit Companies of All Sizes

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 15, 2006--Monster(R) and Development Dimensions International (DDI) unveiled today at ER Expo 2006 Spring a unique suite of candidate assessment products that are seamlessly integrated with Monster job postings.

Monster Employment Index UK Surges in February, Mirroring Similar Jump a Year Ago

LONDON, Mar 14, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (Nasdaq:MNST):

-- Demand for Craft and Related Workers Increases Dramatically, as More Building and Related Trades Workers are Needed in the UK

Monster Employment Index Europe Rises Steeply to All-time High in February, Rebounding from January's Seasonal Slow Down

LONDON & NEW YORK, Mar 14, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST)

-- UK Registers Sharpest Growth in Online Job Availability, As Demand for Craft Workers in the Construction Sector Increases--

-- Four Out of Five Countries Tracked by the Index Shows Growth--

Monster Worldwide to Present at JP Morgan Global Internet Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 10, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that Senior Management will be presenting at the JP Morgan Global Internet Conference to be held at the Westin Times Square Hotel in New York on Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at 9:00am.

Monster Employment Index Rises Sharply in February, Demonstrating Continued Strength in U.S. Online Job Demand

NEW YORK, Mar 09, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster (NASDAQ: MNST):

-- Index Shows Greater Online Job Availability across Majority of Industries, Occupations, and Regions

-- Retail Trade and Mining Industries Climb to New Highs, Suggesting Strong Consumer Economies and Shortage of Miners, Respectively

Stephen J. Pemberton named Chief Diversity Officer for Monster; Accomplished Leader Adds Internal Workforce Diversity Initiatives to Existing Business Role

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 6, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers site and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced the appointment of Stephen J. Pemberton as Chief Diversity Officer. The announcement was made today by Bill Pastore, President and Chief Operating Officer of Monster Worldwide.

Monster Worldwide to Present at JMP Securities Research and Thomas Weisel Partners Internet & Telecom Conferences

NEW YORK, Mar 03, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that Senior Management will be presenting at two upcoming conferences in the San Francisco area.

Monster Worldwide Announces Formation of Monster Advisory Council to Provide Insight and Public Policy Guidance on Human Capital Issues

Appoints Former U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Alexis Herman and Former U.S. Vice Presidential Candidate Jack Kemp as Co-Chairs

NEW YORK, Mar 02, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced the formation of the Monster Advisory Council.

Monster Worldwide Sells TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications Businesses in Asia Pacific

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 1, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), the parent company of the leading global online careers property, Monster(R), announced today that it has sold its TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications businesses in Australia/New Zealand and Singapore in two separate transactions.

Monster Employment Index UK Falls Sharply in January, Mirroring Similar Drop a Year Ago

LONDON, Feb 14, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide UK:

Demand for Service and Shop Workers Declines, as Consumer Spending Slows; Online Opportunities for Professionals Decrease, and Recruitment for Workers in the Legal, Telecoms and Engineering Sectors Drops

Monster Employment Index Europe Declines Sharply in January as Online Job Demand Reflects Seasonal Slowdown in Recruitment Activity

LONDON & NEW YORK, Feb 14, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (Nasdaq:MNST):

-- Only Sweden Registers Significant Growth in Online Job Availability, Continuing a Five-month Upward Trend

-- Demand for White Collar Workers in the Legal Profession Declines in Most of the Five Countries Tracked by the Index

Monster Worldwide Appoints William M. Pastore Company President

NEW YORK, Feb 07, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, Monster(R), today announced that it has appointed William M. Pastore to be President of Monster Worldwide, Inc. Mr. Pastore will continue to serve as Chief Operating Officer, a position he has held since 2002. Additionally, Mr.

Monster Facilitates OFCCP Compliance for Leading Federal Contractors

MAYNARD, Mass., Feb 06, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As the Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") rule on the definition of an Internet Applicant goes into effect, Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Tempe Gets a Monster Addition; Monster Opens Western 'Hub' in Tempe

MAYNARD, Mass., Feb 02, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide (Nasdaq: MNST), is expanding its U.S. operations and has opened a western "hub" in Tempe, Arizona.

Monster Employment Index Surges to New All-time High in January, Indicating Strong Rebound in U.S. Online Job Demand

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 2, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc.: -- Index Shows Solid Growth in Online Job Availability Across Majority of Industries, Occupations, and U.S.

Indiana Awards $2.8 Million Contract to Monster Government Solutions to Build a Statewide Online Job Search and Recruitment System

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Monster Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide (Nasdaq: MNST), announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the State of Indiana to build a statewide online job search and recruitment system. The multi-year contract, awarded by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, is valued at $2.8 million.

Monster Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2005 Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST):

Monster Launches ''Monster Mondays''; Campaign Coincides with Monster UK's Most Successful January in History

LONDON, Jan 30, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster UK has announced the launch of "Monster Mondays" - a new campaign designed to capture the hearts and minds of jobseekers and employers.

Majority of U.S. Metro Markets Show Modest Seasonal Slowdown in Online Job Demand in December, According to the Monster Local Employment Index

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 23, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNST):

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast To Discuss Fourth Quarter 2005 and Year-end Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 20, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (Nasdaq: MNST) today announced that the company will release fourth quarter and year-end financial results for the period ended December 31, 2005, on Wednesday, February 1, 2006 before the market opens.

mtvU and MonsterTRAK Join Forces to Help College Grads Land Their First Professional Jobs; MonsterTRAK to Sponsor mtvU Reality Series ''The Opening''; MonsterTRAK Job Opportunities Presented on mtvU.com

NEW YORK and MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2006--mtvU, the 24-hour college network, and MonsterTRAK, a unit of Monster Campus, the student recruitment branch of Monster(R), the leading global online careers property and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced an alliance to benefit college students nationwide.

Government Veteran Richard A. Whitford Joins the Executive Management Team of Monster Government Solutions

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2006--Monster Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST), announced today the appointment of Richard A. Whitford as Senior Vice President of Product Development and Delivery. Having served in key leadership roles with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Mr.

Bank of America Continues Sponsorship of Monster's Making It Count Programs

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2006-- The Making College Financial Planning Count Program Offers Financial Solutions to Parents of College Bound Students

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Monster Government Solutions Names John D. Fink as Chief Financial Officer

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2006--Monster Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Monster Worldwide (NASDAQ:MNST), announced today the appointment of John D. Fink as Chief Financial Officer.

Monster Takes a Leading Role in Helping Employers Meet New OFCCP Rule

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Employment Index Europe Rises Slightly in December, Driven by Increased Demand for White Collar Workers

LONDON & NEW YORK, Jan 10, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (Nasdaq:MNST):

-- UK Registers Sharpest Growth in Online Job Availability, Indicating Greater Number of Opportunities in Retail; Banking and Finance Sectors --

-- Only Germany Shows Slight Decline in Online Recruitment Activity, Continuing a Two-month Downward Trend for Europe's Largest Economy --

Monster Employment Index UK Rises Sharply in December, Establishing New All-time High and Demonstrating Strong Online Recruitment Activity at the End of 2005

LONDON, Jan 10, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (Nasdaq:MNST):

-- Demand for Service and Shop Workers Rises Sharply, as Businesses Look Towards Expansion in 2006

-- Index Shows Greater Number of Online Opportunities in Banking, Finance and Insurance, as Firms Build on the Momentum of Strong Profits

Monster Worldwide to Present at Citigroup Entertainment, Media and Telecommunications Conference

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Andrew J.

Monster Helps New Year's Job Seekers Keep Resolutions; New survey shows one-third of active job seekers surveyed landed a job offer through Monster; Monster to enhance 2006 ad campaign with survey findings

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 6, 2006--Monster(R), the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), today announced survey results that demonstrate the success job seekers have had using Monster.

Monster Employment Index Declines in December, Reflecting Seasonal Slowdown in U.S. Online Job Demand

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 5, 2006--Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST)