UTP Gains Broadview's Social Science Academic Publishing Business
- SCALING BACK. -JOHNSON, TIM // Quill & Quire;Nov2008, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p24
The article focuses on a deal between Canadian publisher Broadview Press Inc. and University of Toronto Press Inc. (UTP). Broadview sold its entire social sciences and history lists to UTP. As part of the deal, UTP hired staffers including Michael Harrison, who formed a new division there, known...
- Outside the ivy walls. Mandel, Charles // Quill & Quire;Nov98, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p17
Features the publishing company Broadview Press in Canada. History of the company; Percentage of market sales increase of the company; Comment of executive Don LePan on the marketing strategy of the company.
- BROADENING HORIZONS. Rowe, Dan // Quill & Quire;Sep2005, Vol. 71 Issue 9, p5
The article reports that the Broadview Press acquired another independent Canadian higher-education publisher, Garamond Press, in July 2005. Based just north of Toronto in Aurora, Ontario, Garamond, which bills itself as Canada's first independent academic book publisher, was co-founded in 1981...
- Dollar dampens profits for Broadview. Weiler, Derek // Quill & Quire;Feb2004, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p5
Broadview Press reported solid sales growth in the third quarter, but the strengthening Canadian dollar put a damper on the publisher's profits. For the three-month period ending on September 30, the Calgary-based academic publisher reported sales of $1.8-million, up 17% from the same quarter...
- LESLIE DEMA. // Quill & Quire;Mar2014, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p9
The article presents an interview with Leslie Dema, president of Broadview Press Inc., in which she discusses management changes at the publishing house, the Access Copyright licence, and the most successful titles of the publishing house.
- AT THE DIGITAL CROSSROADS. Whittall, Zoe // Quill & Quire;Oct2010, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p22
The article presents information on dollars 11 million perpetual access licence to thousands of canadian e-books purchased by Canadian Research Knowledge Network (CRKN) of Canada. It states that 47 academic publishers involved McGill-Queens University Press, University of Toronto press Inc. and...
- Going Concern. Lombardi, Rosie // CA Magazine;Dec2006, Vol. 139 Issue 10, p12
The article presents a company profile of the oldest and largest scholarly publisher in Canada, University of Toronto Press Inc. Information about the company's operations and its employees is elaborated. Included are discussions of the company's projects and financial development after its loss...
- Highlights from Inside Report. Mandell, Charles; Crawley, Devin; Hammond, Karen; Metella, Helen; Weiler, Derek // Quill & Quire;Jan2002, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p5
Reports developments related to book industry in Canada as of January 2002. Increase in the revenue of Broadview Press; Details on the operational expansion of McNally Robinson Booksellers; Plans of John Wiley & Sons Canada to distribute CDG books.
- Thinking big at Broadview. Gregoire, Lisa // Quill & Quire;Nov2004, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p18
The future can be daunting for a man staring down the success of his predecessor. In recent years Broadview has grown dramatically, and further expansion is on the agenda. Michael Harrison will take control of the Calgary based Broadview Press in the new year; founding president Don LePan will...