PagesJaunes buys Embauche.com

22 Oct 2010
French directories portal PagesJaunes has bought 100 percent of job site Embauche.com for the modest sum of €410,000.The move is not seen as a strategic departure so much as a diversification although it remains to be seen how the new acquisition will be organised alongside PagesJaunes' existing jobsite, AnnoncesJaunes.fr.  AnnoncesJaunes is current managed by a third party, RegionsJob.com, and


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Steve Shipside

Steve Shipside has been a technology and business journalist since 1990. He has written for numerous daily newspapers (Guardian, Times, Telegraph etc.), websites (including the BBC), and TV (he was a presenter for the Blue Chip business program on Sky TV). Over the years he has written just about everything from celebrity chef interviews for Healthy Eating magazine to Spice Girls profiles for French fashion magazine Citizen K. His specialty, however, is communications and marketing, which is a subject that he covered extensively for Wired as well as trade titles Campaign, Ads International, and Revolution. He has also published books on e-marketing (Capstone), presentations (Dorling Kindersley), communicating effectively (DK), and CVs (Dummies guides). He is based in Paris and London and writes news, features, and analysis on the U.K. and French markets for the AIM Group, as well as training French newspaper journalists in the dark arts of social media.