Online employment business Monster Worldwide has acquired TalentBin, a social profile talent search engine, and Gozaik, a developer of social jobs aggregation and distribution technology. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.
TalentBin, based in San Francisco, matches candidates to employers through a talent database drawn from candidate activity on social websites, including Facebook, Twitter, Quora, Meetup, Github and Stack Overflow, and provides CRM tools to allow employers to efficiently manage candidate communications.
Gozaik, based in Boston, aggregates social job announcements and distributes broad and targeted job ads across social channels, providing employers with the ability to find, engage and hire talent on Twitter.
Both acquisitions closed during the first quarter of 2014. Monster’s strategy briefing for investors is scheduled for May 14, 2014.
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