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    The Advisory Board Company (ABCO)

    54.12 Down 0.43(0.79%) Feb 27, 4:00PM EST
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    The Advisory Board Company
    2445 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20037
    United States - Map
    Phone: 202-266-5600
    Fax: 202-266-5700
    Website: http://www.advisory.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Business Services
    Full Time Employees:2,800

    Business Summary 

    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.

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    Corporate Governance 
    The Advisory Board Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Robert W. Musslewhite , 45
    Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. David L. Felsenthal , 44
    Pres and Director
    Mr. Michael T. Kirshbaum , 39
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Treasurer
    Mr. Cormac F. Miller , 42
    Exec. VP
    Mr. Richard A. Schwartz , 50
    Pres of Performance Technologies and Consulting
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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