The Great Courses was acquired by Brentwood Associates And The Cambria Group on October 2, 2006

Publishing Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, publishing ranked 33 in number of deals in 2006. The largest publishing acquisition in 2006 was The Reader s Digest Association - which was acquired by Ripplewood Holdings for $2.4B.

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The Teaching Co., LLC (The Great Courses)

4840 Westfields Blvd, Suite 500,
Chantilly, Virginia 20151
United States,
(800) 832-2412
www.thegreatcourses.com

The Great Courses is a publisher and marketer of university-level courses on DVD, audio CD, and other formats, with courses taught by premier professors and targeted toward life-long learners. The Great Courses was founded in 1990 and is based in Chantilly, Virginia.


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