COMPASS ACADEMIC

CA was launched in 2004 and brings the same professional approach, expertise and commitment to the academic sector. It aims to offer the most consistent and comprehensive sales representation available for its academic client publishers.

CA has a full team across the UK and Ireland calling on academic and specialist bookshops, library suppliers and wholesalers and managing central relationships with the key bookselling chains. The company also offers targeted academic calling to key lecturers and librarians for specific textbooks, desk and inspection copy campaigns and textbook exhibitions and can also provide marketing and market research services especially formulated for the academic market as required.

In addition Compass Academic client publishers are also able to choose from a range of integrated additional options to increase effective market penetration and sell through in their specific and specialist markets. These can be discussed individually as appropriate.

CA has a core sales team of 5 covering England, Scotland and Wales, whilst in Ireland the company links up with the established Brookside Publishing Services operation.