Brainerd, MN—CJK Group, Inc. announced today that it has acquired content services business Cenveo Publisher Services and Cenveo Learning from Cenveo Worldwide Limited, and will be merging them with its own content business Sheridan Journal Services and hosting platform Sheridan PubFactory to form KnowledgeWorks Global Ltd. (KGL). The combined entity employs approximately 1,500 people globally with offices in Boston, MA; Richmond, VA; and Waterbury, VT in the US; Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai, and Noida in India; and London, UK.
KGL (www.kwglobal.com) will operate under the leadership of Atul Goel, formerly President of Cenveo Publisher Services, and he will report to Chris Kurtzman, CEO of CJK Group.
Chris Kurtzman said, “The combination of these two organizations, both of whom have strong reputations and venerable histories, will create an important new entity within CJK Group, positioned for growth while delivering value for customers.”
KGL will provide content services to publishers of journals, books, magazines, corporate learning, and other content-centric organizations. Services range from project management, content development, editorial, peer review management, art and design, rights and permissions, translations, accessibility, production, and online hosting―all supported by customer-facing and internal state-of-the-art technologies. With the expanded scale of the combined organization and backed by the resources of CJK Group, KGL will offer customers industry-leading quality, schedules, and enhanced publishing workflows.
Atul Goel commented, “KnowledgeWorks Global Ltd. is poised to be the premier industry provider of editorial, production, eLearning, and hosting solutions. Powered by advanced automation and delivery platforms like Smart Suite and PubFactory, KGL unites wide-ranging talent and over 200 years of experience to offer a true end-to-end content delivery platform.”
About CJK Group, Inc.
CJK Group, Inc. is a national portfolio of print and publishing related services, fulfillment, and technologies serving book, magazine, catalog, and journal publishers. Headquartered in Brainerd, MN, the CJK Group portfolio includes: Bang Printing – Brainerd, MN; Hess Print Solutions Brimfield, OH; KnowledgeWorks Global Ltd. – Boston, MA; Richmond, VA; and Waterbury, VT in the US; Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai, and Noida in India; and London, UK; Sinclair Printing Company Los Angeles, CA; Sheridan – Chelsea, MI, Grand Rapids, MI, Hanover, NH, Hanover, PA, Versailles, KY; and Webcrafters, Inc. – Madison, WI. For more information, visit www.cjkgroup.com