Jack Hoeft Elected Chairman of the Board by Copyright Clearance Center.Business Editors
DANVERS, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2001
Copyright Clearance Center Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) is a not-for-profit U.S. company based in Danvers, Massachusetts, that provides collective copyright licensing services for corporate and academic users of copyrighted materials. (CCC CCC
A very speculative grade assigned to a debt obligation by a rating agency. Such a rating indicates default or considerable doubt that interest will be paid or principal repaid. Also called Caa. ), the world's largest licensing agent for text reproduction rights, announced today the election of Jack Hoeft as chairman of the Board of Directors.
Mr. Hoeft was formerly chairman and chief executive officer of Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, Inc., and served a two-year term as chairman of the Association of American Publishers (body, publication) Association of American Publishers - (AAP) A group engaged in standardisation efforts in document preparation. .
In making the announcement of Hoeft's election, Joseph S. Alen, CCC's president and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. , said, "We are extremely pleased to have Jack heading up our board. His expertise in publishing and his impressive achievements in diverse senior executive roles will play an integral part in CCC's growth and development."
"For over two decades CCC has been successfully achieving a delicate balance between the rights of copyright holders and the public's need for quick and easy access to copyrighted works," said Jack Hoeft. "I'm pleased to become a part of this outstanding organization that serves everyone in the publishing industry."
Hoeft was a member of the Board of Directors of the National Book Foundation and Literacy Partners, and an officer of the Bertelsmann World of Expression Foundation. He is currently on the Board of Directors of Hungry Minds, Inc. and Bushnell, Inc., and a Trustee of The University of Dayton The University of Dayton is one of the ten largest Catholic schools in the United States and is the largest of the three Marianist universities in the nation. It is also home to one of the largest campus ministry programs in the world. .
About Copyright Clearance Center
Copyright Clearance Center, Inc., the largest licenser of photocopy reproduction rights in the world, was formed in 1978 to facilitate compliance with U.S. copyright law. CCC provides licensing systems for the reproduction and distribution of copyrighted materials in print and electronic formats throughout the world. The company currently manages rights relating to relating to relate prep → concernant
relating to relate prep → bezüglich +gen, mit Bezug auf +acc over 1.75 million works and represents more than 9,600 publishers and hundreds of thousands of authors and other creators, directly or through their representatives. CCC-licensed customers in the U.S. number over 10,000 corporations and subsidiaries (including 92 of the Fortune 100 companies), as well as thousands of government agencies, law firms This list of the world's largest law firms by revenue is taken from The Lawyer and The American Lawyer and is ordered by 2006 revenue: