sell Jobster to Zapoint

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FDN Database Reference:  F231109-376
Jobster has been sold by to Zapoint. It is an asset sale which sells Jobster and its technology to Zapoint. No employees from Jobster will join Zapoint. Jobster was founded in 2004 and has raised over $50 million from investors including Ignition Partners, Trinity Ventures, Reed Elsevier Ventures, and Mayfield Fund. In 2006 Jobster acquired the domain name and in 2009 changed its business name to

Aprox. Value:  Undisclosed
Acquirer:  Zapoint
ACQ Web: 
Location:  USA, Brookline, MA
Region:  North America
Description:  Zapoint, founded in 2007, provides online software to help employers and job seekers locate each other and manage their careers.
Category:  Recruitment
Contact 1:  Chris Twyman, founder and CEO
Contact 2:  Keith Woodward, Chief Marketing Officer  
Vendor Web:
Asset Sold: Jobster
Web Link:
Location:  USA, Seattle, WA
Region:  North America
Description:  Job search site that combines social networking tools, user-generated content, features such as video resumes and tag-based matching which pairs active and passive job seekers with positions that are the best fit. The site has around 800,000 job seeker profiles and 250,000 -280,000 active users.
Category: Recruitment
Contact 1:  Jeff Seely, CEO
Contact 2:  David Eckert, CFO
Contact 3:  Kate Gerber, director of sales and marketing 
Link: First reported on TechCrunch

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