Perseus Books Group
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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Media
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

While books from this publishing group don't have wings, they do help readers travel great distances. The Perseus Books Group is a large independent publisher, made up of about a dozen separate imprints that are Perseus-owned, joint ventures, or owned by third parties. These include Avalon Travel (travel guides), PublicAffairs (non-fiction), Vanguard Press (fiction and non-fiction), and Westview Press (academic books). Perseus also distributes books from more than 300 smaller presses including Grove/Atlantic and ZAGAT Survey. Its Consortium unit provides marketing and... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   19 ratings


71% Approve of the CEO   10 ratings

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David Steinberger

President and CEO

Great books, colleagues, esprit de corps....and stringent budgets and growing pains

  Current Manager in New York, NY

Pros: I joined Perseus after many years at other houses, and I think a lot of people here posting disgruntled comments about "politics" and lack of opportunity, must not have a lot of experience elsewhere! I've seen many employees here grow from entry… Full Review

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Declined Offer – Interviewed in Sep 2009 – Reviewed Oct 2, 2009

Interview Details – Emailed my resume and was asked to come in for a 1 on 1.Full Interview

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