Taunton Press

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Headquarters Newtown, CT
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

The Taunton Press takes hobbies seriously. The company is best known for publishing upscale hobby magazines about cooking, woodworking, gardening, and sewing. Titles include Fine Woodworking, Fine Gardening, Fine Cooking, and Threads. Its "Fine Homebuilding" focuses on home improvement and decorating, and its CraftStylish is an online resource for crafters. The company also publishes books (Babyspace Idea Book, Organizing Idea Book) and produces videos on related subjects. Husband and wife team Jan and Paul Roman started the family-owned company in 1975.

Working at Taunton Press

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Employees say it's “OK”   21 ratings

3.0

86% Approve of the CEO   7 ratings

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Tim Rahr

President

Genuine talent, wishy-washy direction

  Former Employee

Pros: A lot of lovely, hard-working, talented people work here. They're devoted to the work they do and really care about their customers. Nice location, nice benefits on the whole. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Newtown, CT Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interview Details – I had two interviews. The first was with the person who would go on to hire me and with another senior staff member. It also included a copyediting test. The second included an HR rep and another member of the staff. Both interviews were professional but casual and friendly.Full Interview

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My interviews were substantive, but I don't recall an especially difficult or unexpected question. Answer Question

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