“Informed Publishing brings a respected brand that has high credibility with its customers and in the industry for quickly delivering critical information in high-stress situations,” said Ty Field, CEO of Jones & Bartlett Learning. “Looking forward, combining their content and complementary strengths with Jones & Bartlett Learning will help us continue to expand our mobile presence.”
Currently, Informed Publishing offers quick-reference guides for the medical, public safety, household, and government sectors in print and mobile formats. Jones & Bartlett Learning anticipates quickly introducing additional mobile offerings for its education and assessment content in the nursing, allied health, public safety, sports and fitness, and other markets.
“This is a natural and strategic opportunity for further innovation and growth, and we look forward to expanding our presence in Portland to support this growth,” said Michael Coffin, president of Informed Publishing. “We are thankful for our loyal customers who have helped us shape and create new products to meet the needs of first responders and we look forward to continuing to deliver valuable content to them.”
Informed Publishing customers will see no change and core support teams and current leadership will remain intact. The company’s print field guides will be available through Jones & Bartlett Learning and the mobile apps will continue to be available through the iTunes® App Store and the Android Market.