EM's Top PreK-12 Stories of 2006 Show New Move to Consolidation
- M&A Firms Expect Busy 2007 Will Follow Big Deals of 2006. // Electronic Education Report;12/15/2006, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p1
The article discusses that the merger and acquisition deals between educational technology firms signal a busy market end in 2006 which will continue in 2007 in the U.S. According to Chris Curran, managing director of Berkery, Noyes & Co., that because of significant first mover the market...
- First Sales Reports Indicate Solid 1999 Gains. Farmanfarmaian, Roxane; Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;1/31/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 5, p9
Provides information on the 1999 sales reports of book publishing companies in the United States. Houghton Mifflin; McGraw-Hill Companies; Tribune Education Group Incorporated; Factors which contributed to the increase in book sales in 1999.
- Riverdeep and Houghton Mifflin Merger Looming as Ed Market Sees Shake-Up. // Electronic Education Report;11/3/2006, Vol. 13 Issue 21, p1
The article reports that the leading U.S. educational software provider, Riverdeep Inc. and publishing house Houghton Mifflin Co. merger is looming as educational market sees shake-up. Published reports indicate chief executive officer Barry O'Callaghan of Riverdeep is leading a reverse merger...
- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt EM's Top PreK-12 Publisher. // Educational Marketer;5/11/2009, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p1
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- Houghton Mifflin and Riverdeep Expect Merger by Year's End. // Electronic Education Report;12/15/2006, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p5
The article discusses the $5 billion merger plan of Houghton Mifflin, one of the largest publishing company, and Riverdeep, a leading educational software provider, by the end of 2006 in the U.S. The resulting entity will be known as Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep Group which combines two firms...
- What's Next For Houghton Mifflin? Holt, Karen Jenkins // Book Publishing Report;8/19/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 32, p1
Relates the views of four veterans of publishing acquisitions on the sale of the publishing company Houghton Mifflin. Veronis Suhler Stevenson managing director Martin Maleska; Attorney Martin Levin; NYU Center for Publishing director Robert Baensch; Whitestone Communications president Baran Rosen.
- California Reading Adoption: Houghton Is Popular, But More Sales for All Are Still to Come. // Educational Marketer;10/14/2002, Vol. 33 Issue 29, p1
Reports on Houghton Mifflin and McGraw-Hill's sales performance in the California K-8 reading adoption as of October 14, 2002.
- McGraw-Hill Ed. Adds Large-Scale Test Reporting Capability With Acquisition of Grow Network. // Educational Marketer;8/2/2004, Vol. 35 Issue 22, p1
The article focuses on business activities in the U.S. Books publisher McGraw-Hill Cos. Inc. has acquired test-score reporting firm Grow Network for an undisclosed sum. McGraw-Hill gains Grow Network's proprietary technology, which creates score reports in an easy-to-read and use format. Key to...
- McGraw-Hill Cos. Begins Tribune Integration. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;10/23/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 43, p10
Reports that McGraw-Hill Cos. is in the process of integrating the acquired Tribune Education divisions into its own units as of October 23, 2000. Elimination of jobs at the Tribune units; Details of the integration; Total revenues of the education publishing unit of McGraw.