Penguin Books

Penguin Books is a British publishing house. It was co-founded in 1935 by Sir Allen Lane with his brothers Richard and John, as a line of the publishers The... Wikipedia

  • Parent company:  Penguin Random House (as of 1 July 2013)
  • Status:  Active
  • Founded:  1935
  • Founder:  Allen Lane, Richard Lane, John Lane
  • Country of origin:  United Kingdom
  • Headquarters location:  City of Westminster, London, England
  • Distribution:  United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, India, United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, Spanish-speaking world, Brazil, Germany, Portugal
  • Key people:  Markus Dohle, (CEO), Thomas Rabe, (Chairman), Madeline McIntosh, (CEO, PRH US), Tom Weldon, (CEO, PRH UK), Allison Dobson, (President, Penguin Publishing Group U.S.), Jen Loja, (President, Penguin Young Readers U.S.)
  • Publication types:  Books
  • Imprints:  Penguin Classics, Viking Press
  • Revenue:  €3.4 billion
  • Owner(s):  Bertelsmann
  • Number of employees:  10,000
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo