New Site Gives Minorities One-Stop Job Shopping

June 25, 2007 ( - LatPro has announced the launch of, a vertical job search engine with listings from over 30 job boards.

In addition to job listings, features minority employment news and commentary, diversity bloggers, and an events calendar, the announcement said. The site also includes polls and forum discussions allowing users to weigh in on current diversity issues and challenges.

Job boards from which listings can be viewed on include: The Ladders,,, HEALTHeCAREERS Network,,, Net-Temps, and AllRetailJobs.

“We have seen how difficult it is for job boards not targeted to a diverse audience to attract minority candidates, and we created to solve that problem,” said Eric Shannon, founder and CEO of LatPro, in the announcement. “Our job board partners can now offer employers value-added exposure to diverse candidates without having to invest in the extensive marketing and content development needed to effectively reach this segment of jobseekers.”