40. Monster Worldwide
Advertising, United States (Public)
Last year’s rank: #20
Digital Content Revenue
$1,040,000,000 (100% of total)
Monster started out as an online job board and has grown to encompass a variety of digital career services, with global career bookings up 18 percent in 2011.
Early this year, Monster nabbed a $20-million, four-year contract with the UK government — its largest international transaction ever, showing its increasing focus on global expansion.
Monster reported its annual revenues, consisting of three categories: Careers-North America, Careers-International, and Advertising & Fees.
Source: Company disclosure.
— Laura Owen