Jones and Bartlett Looks for Significant Growth

May 2008
Educational Marketer;5/12/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the growth strategy of college publisher Jones and Bartlett Publishers Inc. in Sudbury, Massachusetts. It states that the publisher considered acquisition as strategy to flourish its business. According to Clayton Jones, chief executive officer (CEO) of Jones and Bartlett, Providence Equity Partners, has acquired a controlling interest in the family-owned publishing business in the fourth quarter of 2007.


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