New York - June 8, 2009 - TMP Worldwide, the world's largest independent recruitment advertising agency, announced that it will host a series of informational New Media Events in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. Beginning June 11th in Toronto, and in conjunction with media partners LinkedIn and Eluta, TMP will help clients better understand their digital footprint, and offer effective strategies that utilize the power of search and social media for recruitment and engagement efforts. Additional events will follow in Edmonton on June 24th, Calgary on June 25th and Vancouver on June 26th.
The events will feature a morning forum of presentations including examples and proven techniques for recruiting and engaging candidates in this digital world. The agenda allows for clients to experience the synergies from combining the technologies of Eluta and LinkedIn with TMP's digital and creative service offerings — to produce successful recruitment results.
"Although traditional mediums may always be a part of the mix, the ways of reaching and engaging the right talent are rapidly shifting towards new media and search," said Wayne Burns, SVP TMP Worldwide. "TMP is committed to developing digital recruitment solutions that take advantage of today's relevant technology, and we're extremely pleased to be able to provide our clients with access to our media partner's knowledge and expertise. We are confident that these events will be of significant value in helping clients attract qualified candidates and better articulate their brand to their workforce."