Monster Worldwide elects Roberto Tunioli, Datalogic SpA Vice Chairman and CEO, as a member of the board.
New York, September 23, 2008 - Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ MNST), the parent company of Monster®, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource, announced that its board of directors has elected Roberto Tunioli, Vice Chairman and CEO of Datalogic S.p.A., as a member of the board.
The addition of Mr. Tunioli reflects Monster's ever-expanding international presence and focus. With the election of Mr. Tunioli, Monster Worldwide's board of directors expands to eight directors. Six of the eight board members are independent, consistent with the Company's corporate governance policy that at least two-thirds of its directors be independent.
"Roberto - said Sal Iannuzzi, Monster Worldwide Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer - is an established, recognized and highly respected business leader in Italy and throughout Europe. Known for his innovative business acumen, Roberto brings not only deep business strength and expertise, but also a fresh, global perspective to the Monster board". "Roberto's election - he said -is evidence of Monster's commitment to extending our global footprint, and his addition to our already formidable team enhances and furthers our global opportunity".
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