Perseus Purchases Avalon Publishing; Winton Remains as Consultant

January 2007
Book Publishing Report;Jan2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of the Avalon Publishing Group Inc. by Perseus Books Group in New York. It is stated that the Perseus president and chief executive officer David Steinberger refused to disclose the purchased price of $30 million in 2006. Chief executive officer Charlie Winton remains to lead the company, and he will be the consultant through the transition and adviser of the Perseus on a range of publishing and strategic issues.


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