CareerBuilder Launches Contest for U.S. Workers to Create its 2010 Super Bowl Ad
- Winning 'Creative Director' To Earn
- Contest Kicks Off Bold New Marketing Strategy -
"CareerBuilder was one of the early adopters of user-generated, short-form content and now we're taking our investment to a whole new level," said
Workers submitting ideas at HireMyTVAd.com can build on the successes of previous CareerBuilder advertising campaigns or come up with an entirely new concept. The contest launches on
Once the winner is chosen, CareerBuilder's marketing team will develop the spot in-house - another critical element in its aggressive new direction.
"We made a strategic decision to change our advertising approach and leverage the expertise of the seasoned pros on CareerBuilder's advertising team in a new way," said Castellini. "If you're not consistently taking calculated risks and reaching beyond the status quo, you're not challenging yourself. We are a company that challenges itself."
CareerBuilder is the global leader in human capital solutions, helping companies target and attract their most important asset - their people. Its online career site, CareerBuilder.com, is the largest in the U.S. with more than 23 million unique visitors, 1 million jobs and 31 million resumes. CareerBuilder works with the world's top employers, providing resources for everything from employment branding and data analysis to talent acquisition. More than 9,000 Web sites, including 140 newspapers and broadband portals such as MSN and AOL, feature CareerBuilder's proprietary job search technology on their career sites. Owned by Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI), Tribune Company, The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), CareerBuilder and its subsidiaries operate in the U.S.,
Media Contact: CareerBuilder Jennifer Grasz 773-527-1164 Jennifer.Grasz@careerbuilder.com
SOURCE Career Builder, Inc.