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The Advisory Board Company provides best practices research and analysis, business intelligence and performance technology software, and consulting and management services to the health care and education industries in the United States and internationally. Its best practices research and insight programs include access to studies, executive education, proprietary databases and online services, executive briefings, and other services. The company’s best practices research and insight memberships serve as the foundation of intellectual property across various programs and are focused on understanding industry dynamics, identifying best-demonstrated management practices, critiquing widely-followed but ineffective practices, and analyzing emerging trends within the health care and education industries. Its performance technologies software tools allow members to increase revenue, reduce cost, and enhance quality by pairing their own operational data with the best practices insights from its research; and consulting and management services provides strategic and operational support to member institutions to achieve key clinical quality and financial performance goals, as well as assist member institutions’ efforts to adopt and implement best practices. The company offers its services through discrete programs to approximately 4,500 organizations, including hospitals, health systems, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, health care insurers, medical device companies, colleges, universities, and other health care focused organizations and educational institutions. The Advisory Board Company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

2,800 Employees
Last Reported Date: 01/23/15
Founded in 1979

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $641.7K
President and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $470.8K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $325.0K
President of Performance Technologies and Con...
Total Annual Compensation: $425.0K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $350.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

advisory board co/the (ABCO) Key Developments

Advisory Board Mulls Acquisitions

The Advisory Board Company (NasdaqGS:ABCO) is looking for acquisition opportunities. Advisory Board has drawn a revolving credit facility of $50 million, proceeds from which will also be used to finance working capital needs and for general corporate purposes, including permitted acquisitions.

The Advisory Board Company Presents at 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Jan-12-2015 04:30 PM

The Advisory Board Company Presents at 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, Jan-12-2015 04:30 PM. Venue: Westin St. Francis Hotel, San Francisco, California, United States. Speakers: Michael T. Kirshbaum, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Treasurer, Robert W. Musslewhite, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

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