Oct. 9, 2012
(Nasdaq: JOBS), a leading provider of integrated human resource services in
, announced today the appointment of
to the Company's board of directors. Mr. Watanabe replaces resigning director Hisayuki Idekoba, effective immediately.
is a senior executive in the global headquarters of Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd., an affiliate of one of the Company's principal shareholders. Since joining Recruit in 1991, Mr. Watanabe has been primarily involved in the growth and expansion of Recruit's HR company and the online recruiting business. Starting his career as a sales representative, Mr. Watanabe became head of product in 1999 and then an editor-in-chief. In 2004, he assumed the role of division officer and has since held many senior positions throughout Recruit's HR company responsible for new product and business development. Mr. Watanabe received his Bachelor degree in Commerce from
University in 1991.
51job, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOBS) is a leading provider of integrated human resource services in
with a strong focus on recruitment related services. Through online recruitment services at
and print advertisements in
, 51job enables enterprises to attract, identify and recruit employees and connects millions of job seekers with employment opportunities. 51job also provides a number of other value-added human resource services, including business process outsourcing, training, executive search and compensation and benefits analysis. 51job has a call center in
and a nationwide sales office network spanning 25 cities across
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