Today's News Brings Hope to Jobless Teens

    HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Feb. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Teens4Hire, a national
online job matching service for U.S. teenagers and employers who hire them,
officially launched today at .  This free service for teens
(14+) fills a void in targeted advertising and meets a growing need for
today's youth.  Teens across the country can create a profile, search for job
openings from local and national employers and apply directly online to
employers of choice.  Employers of teens are invited to advertise all suitable
job openings.  The site accepts all types of jobs; full-time, part-time,
seasonal, temporary, vocational, apprentice, intern, volunteer, military etc.
"We believe it's the first national site to bring it all together just for
teens in preparation for the April-July teen job searching swell," said
Executive Director, Renee Ward.
    Teens are encouraged to register now to compete for upcoming job openings
this spring and summer.  Employers can subscribe to a discounted annual term
for ongoing or multiple job openings or advertise a single job opening.
    "Our mission is to make the 'go to' online recruitment site
for teenagers.  Indicators show that our teens have taken the brunt of the
economic slowdown and September 11th.  They're desperate for jobs and we're
here to help," said Ward.
    A strategic marketing plan that includes alliances with major teen
magazine publishers, an email marketing blitz, and focused internet
advertising, distinguishes this site that will reach millions of teens
nationwide both on and offline.  A limited number of Charter Sponsorships are
still available for firms who employ teens, value brand recognition in this
market segment and want to secure premier positioning on the site.
    Renee Ward, Founder/Executive Director of Teens4Hire, was Vice President
New Business Development for TMP Worldwide Recruitment Advertising and Vice
President Business Development for JobOptions, an online recruitment company.
She's had an outstanding management career with several innovative Fortune 500
companies, and is a principal of The Forward Group, a privately held company
that publishes .

    Interested marketers and other parties are invited to contact Renee Ward,
Executive Director of Teens4Hire, Tel: (714) 848-0996 Fax: (714) 848-5445
and/or email

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