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Dice Holdings' WorkDigital Wins Technical Innovation Award at 2014 Onrec Awards

NEW YORK and LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dice Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DHX) announced today that WorkDigital won the Technical Innovation Award at the 2014 Onrec Awards, which are designed to recognize and reward innovation and achievement in the online recruitment industry.

The honor, in the generalist category, recognized FreshUp™, a cloud-based service that updates resumes and customer records based on the latest social information, which allows hiring managers and marketers to augment and bring current their ATS and CRM databases.

"FreshUp simply allows companies to get more from their past investments by making obsolete information and data useful again," said Howard Lee, co-founder and CEO of WorkDigital.  "This is great recognition for our team's efforts and is just one of the ways we work to deliver talent more efficiently to employers."

FreshUp is based on the same technology used in Dice's Open Web™, a recruiting tool that consolidates valuable, public information about technology candidates in one place. Employers get unique profiles with real depth allowing both an understanding of the candidates' qualifications and how to approach tech professionals on a more personal, direct level making recruiting more efficient.

WorkDigital was officially recognized for its award at the 10th annual Onrec Awards 2014, held at The Grange, St. Paul's Hotel in London.  

To learn more about the FreshUp and Open Web services, contact Elizabeth Schillo at [email protected].

About WorkDigital

WorkDigital, a Dice Holdings, Inc. division, creates cloud-based, enterprise HR & CRM data products making use of proprietary natural language processing algorithms. 

About Dice Holdings, Inc.

Dice Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DHX) is a leading provider of specialized websites for professional communities, including technology and engineering, financial services, energy, healthcare, and security clearance. Our mission is to help our customers source and hire the most qualified professionals in select and highly skilled occupations, and to help those professionals find the best job opportunities in their respective fields and further their careers. For more than 20 years, we have built our company by providing our customers with quick and easy access to high-quality, unique professional communities and offering those communities access to highly relevant career opportunities and information. Today, we serve multiple markets primarily in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.

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SOURCE Dice Holdings, Inc.

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