Melville, NY – February 26, 2013 – Ambassador College Bookstores, Inc. and its affiliate Ambassador Book Service, Inc., industry leaders providing specialized bookstore, course materials, content and technology solutions for higher education, have announced they will be doing business as Ambassador Education Solutions effective immediately. The name change more accurately reflects the organizations’ strategic direction, as well as product and services expansion to further support the curriculum adoption, management and delivery needs of colleges, universities and libraries.
“Over the last 40 years, we have grown significantly in terms of capabilities and scope,” Ambassador College Bookstores co-founder and Chief Operating Officer Steven M. Blicht stated. “Our technology and services simplify the way schools manage course materials and student records, optimizing the student learning experience and enabling institutions to achieve academic and financial goals, including streamlining costs. Our new name, Ambassador Education Solutions, states our mission more directly and succinctly. This is exemplified by our advanced solutions, including eBooksPlus for the management and delivery of digital content, and SourcePak, our custom course content creation platform.”
“Our commitment to proprietary and career colleges, as well as traditional public and private institutions has always remained strong and unwavering,” Blicht added. “It is evident in our extensive student and faculty support and it is embodied in our technology solutions as they continually evolve through enhanced product offerings and system integrations. With the strategic direction of Ambassador Education Solutions, institutions are now able to leverage all of our solutions more efficiently, including the distribution of required course materials to students, and the fulfillment of print and media for libraries.”
The company’s new website is www.ambassadored.com. Ambassador Education Solutions will maintain its headquarters in New York with services available worldwide.
ABOUT AMBASSADOR EDUCATION SOLUTIONS
Since 1973, Ambassador has engineered, developed and implemented customized bookstore and technology solutions for higher education institutions to simplify the adoption, delivery and management of all course materials, including textbooks, eBooks, eResources, custom content, scrubs, kits, supplies and logo apparel. Ambassador’s products and services, which integrate with Student Information Systems, Learning Management Systems and Digital Content Platforms, deliver an optimized student learning experience with extensive student and faculty support, while enabling institutions to maintain control and streamline costs. Ambassador also supplies print, digital and media requirements to libraries worldwide. Ambassador’s proprietary supply chain technology, specialized advisory services, analytic tools and dynamic solutions enable institutions to efficiently fulfill their academic and financial goals. For more information, please visit www.ambassadored.com.