September 09

NEW YORK, NY – September 8, 2011 – TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC, the world’s largest independent digital recruitment advertising agency, walked away with 53 awards – more than any other participating agency -- from the Creative Excellence Awards 2011 hosted by ERE Media on September 7, in Hollywood Beach, FL. This includes the Creative Excellence Awards’ best-in-show prize and the recruitment advertising industry’s top honor, the prestigious Dansker Award, for the agency’s work with ESPN. TMP’s wholly-owned London office, aia, was also recognized with five awards.

TMP Worldwide swept the “Mobile Marketing,” “Social Media Marketing” and “Online” categories for successful campaigns and projects it helped develop and implement with P&G, Boeing, BNY Mellon and AT&T. The agency also garnered three Grand Prizes and left its mark with 18 First Place awards on behalf of clients including Verizon Communications, Procter & Gamble, America’s Veteran, U.S. Air Force Space & Missile Systems Center and IRS, among others. More specifically, TMP Worldwide won in categories such as “Corporate Employment Website” for Verizon Communications, “Online” for Edward Jones, and “Best Multimedia Campaign for Diversity Recruitment” for IRS, reaffirming its reputation as the leading global recruitment advertising firm in the digital space.

“We are honored to receive these accolades from ERE, whose awards serve as an endorsement of creativity and innovation,” said Michelle Abbey, President and Chief Executive Officer of TMP Worldwide. “TMP Worldwide works hard on behalf of our clients to develop effective digital campaigns that address the rapidly changing recruitment advertising landscape. We always strive to be ahead of recruitment trends, and it is extremely rewarding for our employees to be recognized for efforts that affirm our innovation and stretch across a wide range of disciplines.”

For more than 30 years, the Creative Excellence Awards have recognized excellence in recruitment advertising. The awards in this year’s competition were given for recruitment campaigns published between June 1, 2010, and May 31, 2011. Its host, ERE Media, is the premier online community for recruiters offering information, webinars, and conferences in the human resources and recruiting industries.

In 2010, TMP Worldwide won 50 Creative Excellence Awards, including two Grand Prizes and 17 First Place Awards.


About TMP Worldwide

TMP Worldwide Advertising & Communications, LLC ( is the world’s largest independent recruitment advertising agency and the only recruitment advertising agency recognized among the top 50 digital agencies. We are a single source for companies to communicate their employment offerings in order to recruit and retain the best talent. Through digital, social and mobile communications, ROI campaign management services, creative and brand management, diversity enrichment and media planning, TMP delivers industry specific results across virtually every sector in business and government. Headquartered in New York City with offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia and with affiliated around the globe, TMP continues to set the standard for measurable and cost-effective HR communications. TMP was formerly a division of Monster Worldwide, becoming an independent company in 2006.

For more information:

Katrin Lieberwirth
Stanton Public Relations & Marketing
(646) 502-3548

Alec Drummond
TMP Worldwide & Marketing
VP, Marketing & Internal Communications
(646) 613-2247

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