Partners With Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) and Forbes Councils to Help Their Elite Members Hire

Members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) and Executives in Forbes Councils Receive New Benefit from to Help with Specialized Hires today announced a partnership with the prestigious Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to help YEC members recruit specialized talent. The partnership will give the elite professional members of YEC and Forbes Councils a discount when their organizations hire through Members will be able to access the unmatched sourcing firepower of thousands of top recruiters on’s platform and increase the quality of their recruiting pipeline.

Scott Gerber, Founder and CEO of YEC, said, “Our members lead some of the fastest-growing, dynamic companies in the United States. Hiring challenges consistently bubble up as some of their key challenges. Our partnership with brings our members a cost-effective way to hire quality professionals for hard-to-fill positions in any location or industry.”

"Our partnership with brings our members a cost-effective way to hire quality professionals for hard-to-fill positions in any location or industry."

Scott Gerber, Founder and CEO, YEC

“I consider YEC to be the most valuable professional organization in which I participate,” said Miles Jennings, Founder and CEO of “There are so many incredible entrepreneurs and professionals within their community; we look forward to working with their members and offering them a special level of service.”

YEC has been recognized as “the most elite entrepreneurship organization in America” — to date, the invite-only organization has accepted less than 10 percent of its over 14,000 applications. Additionally, through a partnership with Forbes, YEC offers invite-only ”Forbes Councils” communities. Each Forbes Council has its own criteria for acceptance, including annual revenue and other business growth metrics, in addition to an application review process to ensure that only the highest-caliber professionals are accepted.

About YEC and Forbes Councils

Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only membership organization comprised of some of the world’s most elite and successful young entrepreneurs. It is has been recognized as one of America’s most successful communities for business professionals. YEC offers its elite members outstanding benefits, such as a comprehensive set of branding opportunities to establish members as industry thought leaders, in-person and online networking, a dedicated concierge team, and member-only travel and business services. Forbes partnered with the founders of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to launch Forbes Councils, invitation-only communities for world-class business professionals and executives in a variety of industries. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit

About, Inc., is an online global recruiting service that offers an industry-leading job market technology platform. With a highly engaged membership base, works with hundreds of clients and employers and manages a social media following of more than 2.8 million people and over 15 million page views. was voted Top Tech Company to Watch in 2014 by the Connecticut Technology Council, cited as one of the Top 35 Most Influential Career Sites in 2014 by Forbes and listed by Inc. as one of the 9 Best Websites for Finding Top Talent. The career, HR, and recruiting experts of have been cited and featured in hundreds of sites and publications, including Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, Forbes, Mashable, Business Insider, Inc., Fox Small Business, Time, The Next Web, Yahoo Small Business, US News, Business2Community, Bloomberg and SmartBrief. Visit or follow Recruiter on Twitter @RecruiterDotCom. 

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