LINCOLN, Nebraska—September 27, 2016—Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc. (NBC or the Company)* (OTC Pink: NEEB), a leading provider of textbooks and solutions for the college store marketplace, today welcomed industry veteran Jay Amond as chief financial officer (CFO).
Rick Bunka, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of NBC, commented, “I am very pleased to have Jay Amond join Nebraska Book Company as CFO. Jay’s extensive financial background and industry expertise make him an excellent addition to the team, furthering our efforts to provide the highest level of service to our clients.”
Amond is a seasoned executive with over 30 years of accounting and finance experience, including almost nine years as senior vice president and chief financial officer with Follett Higher Education Group, Inc., where he was responsible for all accounting and reporting functions as well as budgeting and forecasting, strategic planning, inventory control and internal control and compliance. In addition, Amond spent many years in the retail sector in various financial executive roles. Amond’s specialties include business development, process improvement, and talent optimization.
With last week’s announcement of the completion of its Notes Exchange, the announcement of a new president and CEO and securing an industry veteran as CFO, the Company is well-positioned to advance its mission within the independent college retail industry.
About Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc.
Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc., more commonly known as Nebraska Book Company (NBC), began in 1915 as an independent college bookstore and is now a key resources partner to over 2,000 independent college retailers nationwide. With its strategic business services and technology offerings, including localized e-commerce capabilities, back-end system access and support as well as textbook solutions, Nebraska Book Company is devoted to supporting and strengthening independent higher education retailers across the United States. For more information about Nebraska Book Company, visit www.nebook.com.
*Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc. common stock is not listed, traded or quoted on any U.S. stock exchange but is quoted on the OTC Pink Market under the symbol NEEB.