September 21, 2011 – TheLadders.com has partnered with career-focused not-for-profit organization StreetWise Partners to support the talent, innovation and economic growth of New York City. Utilizing its tailored approach to helping professionals find the next step in their careers, TheLadders is making a donation in cash and in-kind resources to StreetWise Partners. Employees at TheLadders have already begun volunteer work with StreetWise Partners, contributing time and expertise to helping StreetWise Partners advance the career goals and aspirations of its trainees. “Our partnership with StreetWise Partners is a perfect fit for our evolution towards providing comprehensive job-search assistance for all professional job seekers,” said Marc Cenedella, CEO and founder of TheLadders. “We are excited to drive job opportunities and economic solutions through the combination of TheLadders' job sourcing tools and StreetWise Partners' resources for our shared community. We will work together to remove obstacles and start, or in some cases restart, the career path of those individuals StreetWise Partners serves, and help them reach their maximum career potential.” Career Ventures, StreetWise Partners' signature one-year program, matches trainees with up to two career mentors who impart critical workplace competencies and networking skills.