UrbanBound Named Finalist for hiredMYway.com’s Tech Top 10

Chicago, IL, August 16, 2012 --(PR.com)-- UrbanBound has been named a finalist in hiredMYway.com’s Tech Top 10 contest, a new ranking for Illinois-based technology companies. UrbanBound's mission is to make moving exciting and easy through a user-friendly web-based technology.

A number of companies were nominated for the inaugural Tech Top 10, and a team of recruiters and entrepreneurs has narrowed the pool down to 50 companies, including UrbanBound. These companies will be part of a community-wide vote to determine the top 10 finalists and one winner of this year’s Tech Top 10.

“We are honored to be selected as a finalist for one of the top technology companies in Illinois,” said Jeff Ellman, Co-Founder of UrbanBound. “With such a thriving tech community in Chicago, it is exciting to be recognized for our innovation and culture.”

To participate in the community voting process, which goes through August 26, visit hiredMYway.com’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/HiredMyWay.

“We are thrilled by the caliber of Illinois tech companies that were nominated for the Tech Top 10,” said Matt Mosher, CEO of hiredMYway.com. “As we continue to grow in Chicago, we’re excited to be a part of such a vibrant tech community.”

The winner of the Tech Top 10 will receive a full company feature on hiredMYway.com, Crain’s Chicago Business Job Front, CBS Chicago Job Desk and a party hosted by hiredMYway.com.

The contest winner and rankings will be announced by hiredMYway.com on Wednesday, August 29.

About UrbanBound
UrbanBound's mission is to make moving exciting and easy through a user friendly web-based technology. Our service is currently being offered by 75 Fortune 1000 companies and Universities to help their employees and students bring order instead of chaos and excitement instead of stress to their transition. Our online tools help individuals plan and organize their entire move while being connected to merchants who offer preferred pricing through our exclusive group buying power. Our breakthrough approach has changed the way people move and it's free. We are reinventing the inefficient relocation process through technology and modern user experience practices. For more information visit www.UrbanBound.com.

About hiredMYway.com
hiredMYway.com, a website that takes the recruiting process digital, creates a more efficient and effective hiring process for employers, job seekers and recruiters. With offices in Detroit and Chicago, the company launched in 2010 with the goal of putting people back to work. Opposite of traditional job board models, hiredMYway.com is all about results – companies post jobs for free and only pay when they make a hire; serious, qualified job seekers standout with the guarantee their resume is viewed; and, hiredMYway.com facilitates connections between companies and professional recruiters who help to identify the best candidates for position openings. A win-win-win for job candidates, companies and recruiters. For more information, visit www.hiredMYway.com.

Media Contacts:
UrbanBound: Erin Wasson, 312-377-2652
hiredMYway.com: Ashleigh Wayland, +1.312.768.4764, ashleigh.wayland@resoluteconsulting.com
Erin Wasson