Houghton Mifflin Begins Search To Replace Retiring CEO Nader F. Darehshori
- HM Expecting Strong Third Qtr. // Publishers Weekly;10/12/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 41, p15
Focuses on Houghton Miffflin's statement that it expects its third quarter performance to exceed expectations. Comments of Nader Darehshori, company chairman; Reasons for optimism; Company statistics and forecasting; Two additions to the board of directors.
- HM, Wiley Post Better Results. // Publishers Weekly;11/2/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 44, p12
Reports financial gains experienced by Houghton Mifflin and John Wiley in the third quarter of 1998. Sales figures; Views of Houghton Mifflin chairman Nader Darehshori; Forecasting into 2000; Comments of William Pesce, president of John Wiley & Sons; Gains of specific divisions; Sales in...
- HM posts mixed 2nd-qtr. results. // Publishers Weekly;8/3/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 31, p12
Discusses the decline in second-quarter 1998 net income at Houghton Mifflin (HM). Reasons for decline including higher product development costs and an unsuccessful bid to acquire a portion of Simon & Schuster; Increase in educational sales and college sales; Decline in school group sales and...
- HM Will Hit Year 2000 Goals, Says Darehshori. // Publishers Weekly;11/23/1998, Vol. 245 Issue 47, p11
Notes that Houghton Mifflin is on track to reach its sales and operating margin goals for the year 2000. Sales in 1998; Revenues in 1999; Views of chairman Nader Darehshori.
- 'Good Start' at HM. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;4/30/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 18, p17
Focuses on the increase in corporate profits of Houghton Mifflin (HM) in the early part of 2001. Contribution of its education division on the profit increase; Percentage increase of each book category; Retirement plans of Nader Darehshori, chief executive officer of HM.
- Houghton Mifflin's CEO hopes to globalize his company's outlook. Sherman, S.; Reuter, M. // Publishers Weekly;7/12/1991, Vol. 238 Issue 30, p19
Presents an interview with Nader Darehshori, CEO of Houghton Mifflin. Changes in textbook publishing; Going international; Trade publishing as a literary cache; Textbooks vs. social problems; Additional comments from Darehshori.
- Houghton Mifflin lands Illinois online contract; looking for more RFP's. // Electronic Education Report;09/02/98, Vol. 5 Issue 16, p4
Reports on Houghton Mifflin Co.'s contract with online curriculum providers in Illinois. Creation of Illinois@Education Place; Terms of the contract; Other services awarded contracts by Illinois.
- Houghton Mifflin ships first abridged adult title. Sweeting, P. // Publishers Weekly;5/5/89, Vol. 235 Issue 18, p49
Report on Houghton Mifflin Audio's introduction of abridged readings of adult books.
- Houghton Mifflin to acquire Gollancz. Reuter, M.; Menkes, V. // Publishers Weekly;10/13/1989, Vol. 236 Issue 15, p10
Discusses Houghton Mifflin's plan to acquire Victor Gollancz, one of the few remaining British independent publishers, and the advantages of this acquisition. Distribution; Publishing program; British reaction. INSET: Barnes & Noble buys controlling interest in Bookstop..