Consumer >> CEO Interviews >> December 27, 1999

Randall W. White – Educational Development Corporation (educ)

RANDALL W. WHITE is President and Chief Executive Officer of Educational Development Corporation, the exclusive United States trade publisher of a line of children's books produced in the United Kingdom by Usborne Publishing Limited. Mr. Randall came to EDC in 1983 as Controller, after serving as Chief Financial Officer of Nicor Drilling in Tulsa. He was promoted to President and CEO of EDC in 1986. Mr. White graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1963 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He has had a long association with OSU, serving as Chairman of the College of Education Associates for six years, and is an active member of the College of Business Associates, IBA-Fennimore Society and is currently a member of the Board of Governors of the OSU Foundation. Profile
TWST: Give us a brief background or historical summary of Educational

Development Corporation.

Mr. White: Historically, this was a very small publicly traded company

on NASDAQ. I came to the