Author Solutions Overview

  • Founded
  • 1997
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 1,300
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt - PPP
  • Financing Rounds
  • 13
  • Investments
  • 3

Author Solutions General Information

Description

Provider of book publishing and marketing services. The company provides paperback printing services and hard cover books using the print on demand technology. It also offers services which include pre-publishing services, publishing services, promotional services and book selling services.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
1stBooks
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Printing Services (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 1663 Liberty Drive
  • Bloomington, IN 47403
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000
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Author Solutions Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Author Solutions Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Publishing
Bloomington, IN
1,300 As of 2018
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Author Solutions Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bookmasters Formerly PE-Backed Ashland, OH 000 000000&0
00000 Private Equity-Backed San Francisco, CA 00 000.00 000000000000 000.00
000000000 00000 00 Corporate Backed or Acquired Minneapolis, MN 00 000000&0
00000000 00000000 Corporation Upper Marlboro, MD 000000000 -
000000 & 00000 Private Equity-Backed Lyndhurst, NJ 00000 00000 000000000000 00000
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Author Solutions Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Billy Elliott President
Bill Beacher Chief Operating Officer
Joe Steinbach Chief Information Officer
Derrick Purvis Chief Revenue Officer
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Author Solutions Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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Author Solutions Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Author Solutions Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 000000000 02-Apr-2009 0000000000 Publishing 00000 00000
0000000 08-Jan-2009 0000000000 0000 Printing Services (B2B) 00000 00000
iUniverse 04-Oct-2007 Buyout/LBO Publishing
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Author Solutions Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Trafford Holdings Publishing Bloomington, IN 2010
0000000 Printing Services (B2B) Bloomington, IN 0000
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