October 18, 2017 3:48 AM ET

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Company Overview of Follett Higher Education Group, Inc.

Company Overview

Follett Higher Education Group, Inc. owns, operates, and manages bookstores in North America. The company offers bookstore management services, including academic materials, general merchandise, and store design services. It also provides bookstore services, such as used books, buyback services, and point of sale/management systems, as well as professional services, which comprise store fixtures and design, store signage and promotion, and consulting services. In addition, the company buys and sells used textbooks, general books, emblematic clothing, gifts, and supplies. It serves faculty, students, alumni, and the campuses. Follett Higher Education Group, Inc. also sells its products throug...

3 Westbrook Corporate Center

Suite 200

Westchester, IL 60154

United States

Founded in 1966





Key Executives for Follett Higher Education Group, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 55
Vice President and Director of Marketing for North America
Chief Digital Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Follett Higher Education Group, Inc. Key Developments

Follett Higher Education Group Names Roe McFarlane as Chief Digital Officer

Follett Corporation has named Roe McFarlane as chief digital officer for Follett Higher Education Group. McFarlane joined Follett in 2013, most recently serving as senior vice president of ecommerce, digital product management and marketing. In his new role, McFarlane will continue to manage and drive business innovation in ecommerce and online analytics for FHEG's 1,600 eFollett.com virtual stores. He will also oversee digital advertising, strategic marketing and product management for Follett's academic tools and digital solutions such as includED, BryteWave and Follett Discover. Prior to Follett, McFarlane held leadership positions at Redbox, RR Donnelley Digital Solutions Group and Corel Corporation.

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