July 28, 2014 4:06 PM ET


Company Overview of Flat World Knowledge, Inc.

Company Overview

Flat World Knowledge, Inc. operates an online publishing platform providing textbooks for higher education market. It offers textbooks in the categories of business and economics, humanities, social sciences, professional and applied sciences, mathematics, and sciences. The company enables users to order online and through email and Pubnet, as well as access textbooks online; and provides digital access to textbook, PDFs, ebooks, audio book files, and study aids to students. It serves authors, faculties, and students. Flat World Knowledge, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is based in Irvington, New York.

1 Bridge Street

Suite 105

Irvington, NY 10533

United States

Founded in 2007



Key Executives for Flat World Knowledge, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Technology
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Flat World Knowledge, Inc. Key Developments

Flat World Knowledge, Inc. Presents at Strategic and Financial Investment Conference, Jun-18-2014 02:30 PM

Flat World Knowledge, Inc. Presents at Strategic and Financial Investment Conference, Jun-18-2014 02:30 PM. Venue: The Princeton Club, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Christopher Etesse, Chief Executive Officer.

Flat World Knowledge, Inc. Appoints Christopher Etesse as Chief Executive Officer

Flat World Knowledge, Inc. announced the appointment of Christopher Etesse as Chief Executive Officer. Etesse was the former Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Blackboard Student Services. He brings a blend of technology and higher education experience, and a track record in developing products and services to help institutions create better learning environments and improve student success. Jeff Shelstad, the company's founder, will remain with the company in a strategic role as founder, leveraging his deep experience in content development, strategic partnerships and champion of textbook affordability.

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