M.O.O.N. Report Highlights Small Business Hiring and Growth in Job Creation
Charlottesville, VA – Friday, February 13, 2015 – Moonlighting, LLC, the first “get anything done” marketplace, today announced that they are creating new jobs in communities across the country and helping to bridge the employment opportunity gap. Moonlighting’s on-demand marketplace values work, freedom and independence and let’s anyone find a job or post an opportunity. Using a mobile platform on iOS and Android devices, Moonlighting lets anyone choose to be their own President and to participate in the emerging sharing economy.
M.O.O.N. Report Details New Jobs Grow by 123%
Moonlighting is the fastest growing open and on-demand opportunity marketplace in the country. A newly released M.O.O.N. Report highlights that new job growth in the marketplace has increased by 123% since December. Moonlighting’s top 5 fastest growing markets for jobs and opportunities include social media marketing, web development, personal assistant services, babysitting and childcare, personal driving and handyman services.
Bridging the Opportunity Divide
With men and women in all 50 states posting and fulfilling jobs, Moonlighting’s reach extends well past the major metropolitan areas and into 1300 communities across the country. Small businesses are benefiting from Moonlighting’s marketplace and hiring employees for part time and freelance work as copywriters, personal assistants, accounts, graphic designers and social media marketers.
“Its amazing to see the creativity and originality coming from people who want to change their careers. The American Moonlighter doesn’t want to work at a fast food restaurant nor do they want to conform to rigid time schedules. Our MOON report captures the heartbeat of how freelance workers want to earn a living in the 21st century. Everyone from the work from home mother to the aspiring millennial entrepreneur, our platform is empowering a new age of employment.
“Moonlighting allows me to work from home and still be a part of my children’s lives, as I can drive my business by promoting myself on Facebook or LinkedIn,” shared Karissa Raymond, public relations consultant and a mother of two children. “I also love the fact that I can use it to get personal things done around the house by seeking out people like a babysitter or a handyman.”
Driving the company’s success, Moonlighting’s five-star app was recently featured first in the Business category in the Apple App Store. Moonlighting, available in the App Store and Google Play, continues to be the only mobile marketplace that allows individuals to both hire someone or find a job, and to make or receive payments for services all from the same mobile platform.
Privately held, Moonlighting is the first open and on-demand marketplace that empowers people to earn extra money or get something they need done quickly. Rising above job boards and digital classifieds, Moonlighting creates a virtual marketplace for individuals and small businesses, enabling efficient communication between those hiring and those looking to be hired. Using Moonlighting’s mobile-optimized, on-demand platform, individuals can easily identify people to hire and jobs they can fill. Users eliminate anonymity by posting jobs and sharing them within their trusted social networks or with friends in their contact book. Moonlighting was built from the ground up for the mobile economy. For more information about Moonlighting, please visit http://www.moonlightingapp.com.
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Director of Public Relations
Founder & CEO