Bergquist new Routledge CEO; Von Knorring out

August 1995
Publishers Weekly;8/28/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 35, p31
Trade Publication
Reports on the appointment of George Bergquist as chief executive officer of the Routledge Group and the exit of John Von Knorring from the company.


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