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Johnson Publishing Company, Inc.

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Johnson Publishing Company, Inc. (JPC) is the world's largest African-American-owned and operated publishing company. With established businesses, all at the top of their industries, in publishing, cosmetics, television production and fashion, JPC brands are household names and, more importantly, trusted sources to African-Americans around the globe.

Through its brands, which include EBONY and JET magazines, Fashion Fair Cosmetics, EBONY Fashion Fair and JPC Book Division, Johnson Publishing Company has always aimed at increasing African-Americans' pride in themselves by presenting their past and present achievements to America and to the world. This has been done by portraying the Black American experience in all its dynamics through the medium of printed words, images, cosmetics and fashion. Through the years the company has also labored to provide irrefutable proof to millions of Black Americans, young and old, that their dreams can and do come true.

Johnson Publishing Company
820 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
Phone: 312-322-9200
Fax: 312-322-0918

Senior Management
President and CEO: Linda Johnson Rice
VP and Director of Finance: Treka Owens
VP and Director of Promotions: Lydia J. Davis Eady

Industry Information
Publishing - Periodicals

Financial Information
Fiscal Year-End: December
Revenue 2003 (mil.): 488.50
Employees (2003): 2000
Company Type: Private

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