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HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C.
Parent company News Corp
Status Active
Founded 1989; 31 years ago (1989)
Country of origin United States
United Kingdom
Headquarters location 195 Broadway
New York City
Distribution Global
Imprints Numerous
Revenue Decrease US$1.573 billion (2017)

HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C. is one of the world's largest publishing companies. The company is headquartered in New York City and is a subsidiary of News Corp. The name is a combination of several publishing firm names: Harper & Row, an American publishing company and the British company William Collins, Sons (founded 1819).

The worldwide CEO of HarperCollins is Brian Murray. HarperCollins has publishing groups in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, India, and China. The company publishes many different imprints, both former independent publishing houses and new imprints.


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