TMP Worldwide's CEO and CFO Submit Certification Letters to Securities and Exchange Commission
The certification letter affirms the accuracy of TMP Worldwide's Form 10-K report for 2001; Form 10-Q reports for the first and second quarters of 2002; the Company's 2002 proxy statement to shareholders and other recent filings. Like many leading, publicly traded companies, TMP Worldwide is subject to a June 27, 2002 order by the SEC requiring approximately 950 companies to certify the accuracy of their financial reports. Investors and others wishing to view a copy of the signed certifications and other financial filings can visit the investor relations area of TMP Worldwide's website, located at www.tmp.com.
About TMP Worldwide
Founded in 1967, TMP Worldwide Inc., with over 8,500 employees in 33 countries, is the online recruitment leader, the world's largest Recruitment Advertising agency network, and one of the world's largest Executive Search and Executive Selection agencies. TMP Worldwide, headquartered in New York, is also the world's largest Yellow Pages advertising agency and a provider of direct marketing services. The Company's clients include more than 90 of the Fortune 100 and more than 490 of the Fortune 500 companies. In June 2001, TMP Worldwide was added to the S&P 500 Index. More information about TMP Worldwide is available at www.tmp.com.
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Special Note: Except for historical information contained herein, the statements made in this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties, including statements regarding the Company's strategic direction, prospects and future results. Certain factors, including factors outside of our control, may cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements, including economic and other conditions in the markets in which we operate, risks associated with acquisitions, competition, seasonality and the other risks discussed in our Form 10-K and our other filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which discussions are incorporated in this release by reference.
Christian Harper, 212/445-8135