NAPLES, FL, May 2, 2005 - BioSpace, the leading online information source for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, and HireHealth.com, the BioPharmaceutical Career Site, announced today the merging of their two online life science career centers into one unified career channel. Combining cutting-edge technology with years of online recruitment and live recruiting event management experience, BioSpace HireHealth now offers the most effective career network to hire qualified life science professionals. Go to the new career center: http://www.biospacejobs.com.
By uniting the number 1 and number 2 top Web sites for life science recruiting, the companies have formed the biggest and most powerful online biopharmaceutical career center in the industry. Jobs posted on one of the sites automatically post on the other site at no additional charge, offering life science employers and recruiters 2- for-1 job postings. The new channel is accessible through BioSpace.com and also through HireHealth.com. To the jobseeker the new career center appears as two separate sites.
Atlanta-based Catalyst Networks, Inc. helped to create the technology platform for the novel career center. CatalystNet President and CEO Brian Beckham said, "It has been wonderful to see the amazing growth that HireHealth and BioSpace have enjoyed over the past few years. This consolidation creates the strongest online recruitment service in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry by far. It has been an honor to be a part of such a winning team."
The BioSpace HireHealth online career center caters to over 500,000 unique visitors looking for jobs every month. A subscription to the BioSpace HireHealth resume database provides access to over 400,000 resumes from their global audiences. Virtual Resume Agents and adjustable Resume Folders offer the recruiter tools that help save time and quickly access information. Additionally BioSpace HireHealth produces over 25 Life Science Career Fairs in 9 of the top biopharm Hotbeds. These events attract thousands of highly qualified and motivated professionals and provide an excellent venue for face-to-face recruiting.
"We are delighted to offer clients of BioSpace and HireHealth.com the added benefit and exposure that comes with combining the career channels," said Chris Amato, President and CEO of BioSpace. "By fusing the two, we are proud to present to our clients the most effective distribution of their job postings to the most qualified and focused life science audience in the world."
BioSpace is globally recognized as the leading provider of web-based resources and information to the life science industry. For 20 years, BioSpace has helped to accelerate communication and discovery among business and scientific leaders in the biopharmaceutical market. With a well-established site infrastructure and loyal online audience of over 1.5 million unique monthly visitors, BioSpace.com offers an unparalleled distribution channel for recruitment, investment, product, event and other life science industry messages.
HireHealth.com is the premier online resource for biopharmaceutical careers spanning the entire drug discovery continuum - from the laboratory to the executive suite. To complement the online career channel, HireHealth produces live regional recruiting events featuring the world's best biopharmaceutical employers. Life Science Career Fairs are held in such industry enclaves as Boston; San Francisco; San Diego; Bethesda, Maryland; Research Triangle Park, North Carolina; Princeton and Whippany, New Jersey; King of Prussia, Pennsylvania; and New York City.