AfterCollege and MBA Focus Enter Into Strategic Marketing and Cross-Posting Agreement

November 18, 2008

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—(MARKET WIRE)—Nov 18, 2008—AfterCollege, Inc., the largest career network for college students and alumni, and MBA Focus, LLC, the leading provider of advanced recruitment technology to top-ranked graduate business schools, have partnered to provide employers with unparalleled access to MBA candidates and undergraduate business students. Through this collaboration, employers on the AfterCollege network will be able to share opportunities with MBA graduates and alumni at schools that partner with MBA Focus. At the same time, employers working with MBA Focus will be able to distribute their job postings to undergraduate business programs through AfterCollege. As part of the agreement, AfterCollege has also licensed its U.S. Patent No. 7,213,019 to MBA Focus, enabling MBA Focus to provide additional value added services to its academic partners.

Greg Ruf, CEO of MBA Focus, said, “AfterCollege provides our employers with access to a large, high-quality audience of business and finance-related students that will complement our MBA network. Together, we can provide a one-stop shop to employers wanting to recruit MBA students and undergraduates from top business schools.“

“MBA Focus has built a strong network comprised of the top graduate business programs in the world,“ said Roberto Angulo, CEO of AfterCollege. “We are excited to align our efforts with them in connecting students and alumni with the most relevant opportunities from top employers.“
About MBA Focus

Based in Columbus, Ohio, MBA Focus LLC ( provides advanced recruitment technology to the world’s top-ranked business schools. These schools count on MBA Focus for their on-line resume books, job boards and office automation needs. In partnership with them, MBA Focus has created a unique network for employers to access elite MBA students and alumni. Today, the MBA Focus network includes more than 65 of the top-ranked MBA schools in North America, Europe and Asia. Through the network, MBA Focus provides employers online access to a fast-growing database that already includes more than 40,000 part-time, full-time and executive MBA students as well as alumni.
About AfterCollege

Founded in 1999, AfterCollege, Inc. ( is the largest web-based career network for college students and alumni. AfterCollege provides employers with direct access to students through an exclusive network of over 17,000 academic departments and student groups at the nation’s top colleges and universities. Its proprietary network and job distribution technology translate into substantive job content for job seekers and into more qualified applicants for employers. AfterCollege’s unique approach is patented under U.S. Patent Number 7,213,019. AfterCollege is certified by the National Minority Supplier Development Council.


Media Contacts:

Susan Fobes
Vice President of Sales
AfterCollege, Inc.

Greg Ruf
MBA Focus, LLC
(614) 389-0536