Citadel Ties in with

by Bob Hamilton on 09/25/2007, 11:07 AM

Tags: jobs , Citadel

Citadel Interactive and ABC Radio Networks, divisions of Citadel Broadcasting Corporation today announced a partnership with, Inc. to launch

Promoted on hundreds of radio stations throughout the United States, will match employers with employees of all ethnic backgrounds. The site is live and is currently accepting applications and job postings. Thousands of employment opportunities are posted from coast-to-coast already.

" is truly ground-breaking," said John Rosso, Senior Vice President, Citadel Interactive. Continued Rosso, "A significant portion of the $9 billion spent annually on recruiting is intended to achieve the goal of a highly qualified and diverse workforce. is a fantastic way for employers to reach out and connect with those job seekers."

ABC Radio Networks is promoting on its Urban and Hispanic networks to work promoting -- informing and educating minority listeners about professional employment opportunities through the site. With its extensive listenership, ABC Urban and ABC en Espanol reach 23 million listeners in an average week -- with content heard on more than 420 stations with 89% US coverage.

" is already the #1 diversity and inclusion recruitment site in the United States," said Eric Straus, President, "In only the first few weeks we have added over 100,000 resumes and 70,000 job postings throughout the U.S. Thanks to promotion on the country's best Urban and Hispanic radio programs -- is sure to successfully match job seekers with forward thinking employers that are seeking to diversify their work force!"

ABC Radio Networks will sell advertising on the site. "Coupled with our terrestrial radio programs, provides us another tool to give advertisers a multi-platform opportunity with high engagement," said Carey Davis, Vice President, Multicultural Sales, ABC Radio Networks.