U.S. College Course Management Leader Blackboard Proposes an IPO

March 2004
Educational Marketer;3/15/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p7
Trade Publication
Explains that Blackboard in Washington, D.C. has filed a registration form with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering (IPO). Credit Suisse First Boston as lead book runner for the IPO; Co-managers Banc of America Securities, Merrill Lynch & Co., and Thomas Weisel Partners; Development and marketing of electronic education infrastructure software applications.


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