Brian Napack - Wiley John President CEO, Director

JWA -- USA Stock  

USD 49.63  1.25  2.46%

Mr. Brian A. Napack is the President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company effective December 4, 2017. Mr. Napack will join the Company from Providence Equity Partners where he was a Senior Advisor focused on investments in education and media. Before joining Providence in 2012, Mr. Napack served as president of Macmillan, the global content publisher, where he oversaw businesses in education, consumer books, digital media and magazines. Macmillan brands include Farrar Strauss Giroux St. Martin Press Henry Holt Bedford, Freeman, Worth and Scientific American. Prior to Macmillan, Mr. Napack was a partner at LEK Consulting, a global management consulting firm, where he led strategy, operations, and MA engagements throughout the media, entertainment, and telecommunications industries. Before that, he founded and was CEO of ThinkBox, a digital media company focused on pre K12 education. At The Walt Disney Company, he founded and ran Disney Educational Publishing and was a cofounder of Disney Interactive. Earlier in his career, he held senior roles at Simon Schuster, the global publishing company, and A.T. Kearney, a leading management consulting company. Mr. Napack received his MBA from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Middlebury College. Mr. Napack has previously served on the boards of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company and Education Management Corporationrationration.
Age: 54  CEO Since 2017      

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Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 4.57 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $4.57 of profit. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 13.94 % implying that it generated $13.94 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 623.41M in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 60.1 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. Wiley John Sons has Current Ratio of 0.84 suggesting that it has not enough short term capital to pay financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

John Wiley Sons, Inc. provides knowledge and knowledge-enabled services in the areas of research, professional practice, and education worldwide. The company was founded in 1807 and is headquartered in Hoboken, New Jersey. WILEY JOHN operates under Publishing - Books classification in USA and traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 4700 people.Wiley John Sons (JWA) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in New Jersey U.S.A and employs 4,700 people. Wiley John is listed under Printing and Publishing category by Fama And French industry classification.

Wiley John Sons Leadership Team

Mari Baker, Independent Director
Beth Birnbaum, Director
Joan ONeil, Executive Vice President - Publishing
Vincent Marzano, Senior Vice President Treasurer
Taneli Ruda, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
John Kritzmacher, CFO, Executive Vice President - Technology and Operations
Clay Stobaugh, Executive Vice President Chief Marketing Officer
George Bell, Independent Director
William Pesce, Independent Director
Christopher Caridi, Senior Vice President Corporate Controller
William Plummer, Independent Director
Archana Singh, Chief Human Resource Officer, Executive Vice President
Raymond McDaniel, Independent Director
William Pence, Independent Director
Matthew Kissner, Chairman of the Board
AREF Matin, Executive Vice President CTO
Laurie Leshin, Independent Director
David Dobson, Independent Director
Gary Rinck, Executive Vice President General Counsel
Brian Campbell, Vice President Investor Relations
Edward Melando, Senior Vice President Corporate Controller
ELLA Balagula, Executive Vice President - Knowledge & Learning
Brian Napack, President CEO, Director
Reed Elfenbein, Executive Vice President International Development and Global Research Sales
Judy Verses, Executive Vice President - Research
Jesse Wiley, Director

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