reaches out to American Leaders to Support Israel's Economy

November 16, 2008 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News is attending the GA Congress in Jerusalem to further its aims of educating Global Jewish Business and Community Leaders that outsourcing work to Israel is a smart option to reduce business costs while maintaining work flow and project quality., the only web based business marketplace that connects Israel's freelance and small business community with the outside world, will be showcasing its new platform in front of thousands of American Business and Community Leaders. "We feel that taking part in this event is a clear opportunity to represent the small businesses of Israel in their endeavor to strengthen both the Israeli Economy and tighten ties with our friends and partners in the West" commented Clifton Flack, Marketing Director for

The United Jewish Communities General Assembly is an annual event that brings together leaders from the USA and Israel. Every five years the congress lands in Israel, this year being the 60th Anniversary of the State brings with it special significance. Flack continued, "with the global economy facing uncertainty, there is a fear in Israel that financial support and investment will decline. Our hope is by choosing to work with Israel's base of professional business, Israel's economy can avoid a crisis. We're confident that the highly skilled workforce in Israel can support western businesses in their times of uncertainty leading to cost reductions without compromising quality.

The JobShuk platform allows Israel's freelancers and businesses to create business profiles to market their skills. Foreign businesses can quickly source suppliers or post projects and receive instant bids. By fostering a greater number of business connections between Israel and the world JobShuk is fast becoming an essential resource for current and potential Olim (Israeli immigrants). New immigrants currently use the system to launch and grow their businesses, demonstrating that Aliya nowadays is easier and more financially secure.

JobShuk is attending the GA alongside two of its valued partners, Renaissance Computer Systems (Platinum Sponsor)founded by Jackie Goldstein and Marksman Recruitment (Gold Sponsor) founded by Nat Gordon. Marksman is a leading job agency for English speaking Israelis.

Jackie Goldstein of Renaissance said "At Renaissance we develop innovative, reliable, and adaptable software applications using the latest Microsoft tools and technologies. We are dedicated to learning how our clients work in order to be able to quickly and efficiently provide the right, cost effective solutions. Using JobShuk we're able to operate cost efficiently from Israel while effectively developing new client relationships outside the country." leads the calls for the Jewish Community to bridge gaps between Israel and themselves by developing commercially driven relationships. At the GA, Zvi Landsman (Founder and CTO), along with Avicam Gitlin (Business Development Director) will be unveiling the new web platform and a number of new business initiatives aiming at assisting Israel's businesses connect with the World.

About JobShuk: launched in September 2007 with a simple goal in mind: to improve the financial situation of Israeli residents. To achieve this goal JobShuk utilizes web technologies to raise awareness and facilitate connections with Zionists worldwide. includes business Blogs and forums, a customizable business card page, feedback, messaging, and rating interfaces. Buyers or sellers may initiate contact by searching seller profiles or bidding on buyer opportunity postings.