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Random House

general-interest trade book publisher

Random House is the biggest English-language book publisher in the world. It is owned by the large German media company Bertelsmann.

Random House, Inc.
Subsidiary of Bertelsmann
IndustryBooks, Publishing
Founded1925
FounderBennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer
HeadquartersFlag of the United States.svg New York City, USA
Flag of Germany.svg Munich, Germany
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg London, UK
Key people
Markus Dohle (Chairman and CEO)
Edward Volini (Deputy Chairman, Chief Operating Officer)
Dr. Joerg Pfuhl (Verlagsgruppe Random House)
Gail Rebuck (Random House Group)
ProductsBooks
RevenueIncrease$2.3 billion USD (2008)
Number of employees
5,764 (as of December 31, 2007)
Websitewww.randomhouse.com
Random House Tower headquarters, New York City

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