Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1831

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 4,986

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 32

  • Investments
  • 26

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt General Information

Description

Provider of publishing services intended to bring learning to students, teachers and readers. The company provides educational products, technology platforms and services, including print and digital content in the form of textbooks, digital courseware, instructional aids and educational assessments, thus helping them to get all education materials in one place at a reasonable cost.

Contact Information

Website
www.hmhco.com
Formerly Known As
HMH Holdings, Houghton Mifflin Co, Hmh Holdings (Delaware), Inc.
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Former Stock Listing
HMHC
Corporate Office
  • 125 High Street
  • Boston, MA 02110
  • United States

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Timeline

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Comparisons

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Industry
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Employees
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Post Valuation
Last
Financing
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Competitors (23)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Chegg Formerly VC-backed Santa Clara, CA 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
Pearson Corporation London, United Kingdom 00000 000 000000000 00 000
John Wiley & Sons Corporation Hoboken, NJ 0000 00000000
Holtzbrinck Publishing Group Corporation Stuttgart, Germany 0000
EdSurge Formerly VC-backed Burlingame, CA 00 00.000 000000&0 00.000
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Patents

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-8219021-B2 System and method for proctoring a test by acting on universal controls affecting all test takers Active 05-Jun-2007 00000000 00
US-7878810-B2 Cognitive / non-cognitive ability analysis engine Inactive 10-Jan-2007 00000000 0
US-20080176203-A1 Cognitive / non-cognitive ability analysis engine Active 10-Jan-2007 00000000 0
US-20130029310-A1 Online test proctoring interface with test taker icon and multiple panes Inactive 11-Sep-2006 00000000
US-20080096179-A1 Online test polling Inactive 11-Sep-2006 G09B7/02 0
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Executive Team (49)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
John Lynch Jr. President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Joseph Abbott Jr. Chief Financial Officer
Peter George Chief Technology Officer
James O'Neill Executive Vice President & General Manager-Core Solutions
Amy Dunkin Executive Vice President & General Manager, Professional Services
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Board Members (12)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Investments & Acquisitions (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Writable 27-Feb-2024 0000000000 Educational Software 0000 0000
Classcraft 11-May-2023 0000000000 Educational Software 00000 000
NWEA 11-Jan-2023 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 0000 0000
Amira Learning 14-Apr-2021 00000 0000 00.000 Educational Software 00000 0'0
Charlala 07-Mar-2019 Grant 0000 Educational Software
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Writable Educational Software Palo Alto, CA 2016
Classcraft Educational Software Sherbrooke, Canada 0000
NWEA Educational and Training Services (B2C) Portland, OR 0000
Harcourt Publishers Publishing Orlando, FL 0000
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Tangible Play 08-Dec-2016 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 9 buyers
CliffsNotes 08-Nov-2012 0000000000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
DS Digital 01-Jan-2008 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Greenwood Publishing Group 16-Jul-2007 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt FAQs

  • When was Houghton Mifflin Harcourt founded?

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt was founded in 1831.

  • Who is the CEO of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

    John Lynch Jr. is the CEO of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

  • Where is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt headquartered?

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is headquartered in Boston, MA.

  • What is the size of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt?

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has 4,986 total employees.

  • What industry is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in?

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s primary industry is Publishing.

  • Is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt a private or public company?

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is a Private company.

  • What is Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is 000000.

  • How much funding has Houghton Mifflin Harcourt raised over time?

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has raised $14.5M.

  • Who are Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s investors?

    Veritas Capital has invested in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

  • Who are Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s competitors?

    Chegg, Pearson, John Wiley & Sons, Holtzbrinck Publishing Group, and EdSurge are some of the 23 competitors of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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