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Association of American Publishers (AAP)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

AAP is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1970. As of 2018 they had $8.2 million in revenue and $7.5 million in assets.

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) is the voice of the US book and journal publishing industry. AAP represents the industry's priorities on policy, legislative and regulatory issues regionally, nationally and worldwide.

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Program areas at AAP

Law and policy - aap represents its membership in government meetings, litigation, regulatory proceedings, legislative proceedings, trade and treaty discussions, and meetings important to the publishing industry. Its principle focus is securing a rational legal framework that rewards and protects its members' investments in developing, disseminating, and/or providing access to proprietary content. Aap has a particular focus on domestic and international copyright law, but also represents its members on related proceedings of digital commerce as well as freedom to publish issues.

Prek-12 - aap's program for prek-12 publishing represents the interests of aap members that publish for the school market on matters of education policy and learning solutions that are specific to these sectors. It undertakes government relations projects as necessary, as well as initiatives that involve increasing the accessibility of professional, quality content for educators.

Higher education - aap's program for higher education publishing represents the interests of aap members that publish for the post-secondary educational market on matters of education policy and learning solutions that are specific to these sectors. It undertakes government relations projects as necessary, as well as initiatives that involve improving student success rates, lowering the cost per pupil for instruction, and lowering the students' costs for course materials, and innovative digital platforms.

Form 990s for AAP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jun 11, 2020990OView PDF
2018-03May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-03Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-03Jul 28, 2017990OView PDF
2015-03Jan 21, 2016990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AAP

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$7,999,612
Investment income and dividends$116,261
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-93,375
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$236,804
Total revenues$8,259,302

Vendors for AAP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-04-02
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-04-02
█████████Content management system software2020-04-02
██████████ ██████████ █████████ ███ ███████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
█████Actuarial services2019-12-31
███ ███Tax accounting2019-04-11
████████ ██████████ █████Legal$170,2122018-03-01
████ ███████ ███ ██████ ███Legal$636,2462018-03-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at AAP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Maria A. PallantePresident and Chief Executive Officer$478,866May 28, 2020
Karen McInnisVice President , Finance and Strategic Planning$159,095May 28, 2020
████ █████████Vice President, Communications-May 28, 2020
████ █████Senior Vice President, Communications-May 28, 2020
███████ ██ █████Vice President of Programs and Administration / Vice President , Administration and Board Liaison$102,868May 28, 2020
███ ███████Senior Vice President, Global Policy-May 28, 2020
███████ ███████Vice President , Public Policy-May 28, 2020
█████ █████Executive Vice President and General Counsel$384,993May 28, 2020
████ ██████Vice President and Executive Director$209,657March 31, 2018
██ ███ ███████Executive Director , International Copyright Enforcement and Trade Policy-July 12, 2019
...and 14 more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Waterways Council Incorporated (WCI)501(c)(6)$2.5 millionWashington, DC
2Magazine Publishers of America501(c)(6)$7.5 millionWashington, DC
3Financial Services Roundtable (FSR)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
4American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
5Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
6Institute of International Finance (IIF)501(c)(6)$34 millionWashington, DC
7Medical Device MANUFACTURERS Association (MDMA)501(c)(6)$4.4 millionWashington, DC
8Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)501(c)(6)$9.7 millionWashington, DC
9National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce -- NGLCC (NGLCC)501(c)(6)$5.8 millionWashington, DC
10Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA)501(c)(6)$9.2 millionWashington, DC
11National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP)501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
12American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA)501(c)(6)$8.6 millionWashington, DC
13Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)501(c)(6)$5.6 millionWashington, DC
14National Petroleum Council (NPC)501(c)(6)$5.1 millionWashington, DC
15Sugar Association501(c)(6)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
16Farm Credit Council501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
17American Gaming Association (AGA)501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
18District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
19Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA)501(c)(6)$6.1 millionWashington, DC
20National Association of Water Companies (NAWC)501(c)(6)$4.6 millionWashington, DC
21United State China Business Council (USCBC)501(c)(6)$4.8 millionWashington, DC
22National Turkey Federation (NTF)501(c)(6)$3.6 millionWashington, DC
23American Public Transit Association (APTA)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
24Bond Dealers of America (BDA)501(c)(6)$2.2 millionWashington, DC
25American Insurance Association501(c)(6)$19 millionWashington, DC