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Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM)

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

AHAM is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1966. As of 2019 they had $7.8 million in revenue and $10 million in assets.

The Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM) is a not-for-profit trade association representing manufacturers of major, portable and floor care home appliances, and suppliers to the industry and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

(202) 872-5955
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Program areas at AHAM

Government relations - in the usa and canada, provide advocacy, analyses and reports on federal and state/provincial legislation and regulations affecting the Appliance industry provide the cornerstone for Aham's government work. Government relations committees ares maintained. Energy, consumer product safety, business regulation, environmental, trade & technology issues are among key issues followed. Industry positions are established through committees and communicated through testimony, written statements and regular meetings with officials.

Research, data and education - Aham maintains a statistical program on Appliance industry factory shipments providing forecasts and custom reports. Aham conducts various research projects on Appliance features, environmental impact and consumer use. Results of research are used to inform policy, regulation and standard setting. Consumer education is provided through websites and blogs. Education is provided to industry members though meetings, seminars, webinars and publications.

Verification programs - Aham administers verification programs for refrigerator/freezers, room air conditioners, dehumidifiers, clothes washers, dishwashers, clothes dryers and room air cleaners (certification). Certain appliances verified in these programs carry an Aham seal assuring consumers that rated product characteristics are verified by a third party laboratory, using standard test methods. As part of this work, Aham publishes online directories listing all models included in the various programs.

Form 990s for AHAM

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Nov 25, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 17, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 16, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Aug 4, 2015990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for AHAM

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$7,649,462
Investment income and dividends$190,983
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$47,267
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$11,204
Total revenues$7,898,916

Vendors for AHAM

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-02
███Association management software; CRM software2020-03-02
████ ███ █████Tax accounting2019-11-25
████████ █████████ ███████████Verification Testing$141,8002018-12-01
████████ ███ ██████████ ███Data Analysis$330,9542018-12-01
█████ █████ ████ ██████ ███████ ███Legal and Regulatory Services$717,3682018-12-01
████████ ███████ ███████ ██ ███Verification Testing$329,3032018-12-01
███████Marketing software2018-08-29

Personnel at AHAM

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Joseph M McGuirePresident and Chief Executive Officer$572,358Nov. 25, 2019
Mary K BergeChief Financial Officer$47,397Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██████Vice President , Finance and Administration$126,965Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██████Vice President , Communication and Marketing$187,309Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Vice President , Technical Operations and Standards$241,671Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ██████Vice President , Regulatory Affairs$168,912Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Senior Vice President , Policy and Gov Relations$287,891Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Vice President , General Manager Aham Canada$136,931Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████Director , Technology and Environment Policy$109,984Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ████Immediate Past Chair$0July 12, 2019
...and six more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)501(c)(6)$16 millionWashington, DC
2Association for Competitive Technology (ACT)501(c)(6)$3.1 millionWashington, DC
3Emerging Markets Private Equity Association501(c)(6)$4.3 millionWashington, DC
4Incompas501(c)(6)$4.1 millionWashington, DC
5Corn Refiners Association (CRA)501(c)(6)$8.5 millionWashington, DC
6Institute of Makers of Explosives (IME)501(c)(6)$2.5 millionWashington, DC
7Information Technology Industry Council (ITIC)501(c)(6)$16 millionWashington, DC
8Waterways Council Incorporated (WCI)501(c)(6)$2.5 millionWashington, DC
9National Air Transportation Association501(c)(6)$4.5 millionWashington, DC
10National Creditors Bar Association (NARCA)501(c)(6)$2.2 millionWashington, DC
11Magazine Publishers of America501(c)(6)$7.5 millionWashington, DC
12Structured Finance Association (SFIG)501(c)(6)$7.4 millionWashington, DC
13International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA)501(c)(6)$7.6 millionWashington, DC
14Representative for German Industry and Trade (RGIT)501(c)(6)$2.0 millionWashington, DC
15Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)501(c)(6)$29 millionWashington, DC
16Us Tire Manufacturers Association (RMA)501(c)(6)$7.1 millionWashington, DC
17National Chicken Council (NCC)501(c)(6)$4.7 millionWashington, DC
18Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA)501(c)(6)$9.2 millionWashington, DC
19United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC)501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
20Renewable Fuels Association (RFA)501(c)(6)$8.8 millionWashington, DC
21Regional Airline Association (RAA)501(c)(6)$2.4 millionWashington, DC
22Airports Council International - North America (ACI-NA)501(c)(6)$17 millionWashington, DC
23American Logistics Association (ALA)501(c)(6)$2.2 millionWashington, DC
24American Land Title Association (ALTA)501(c)(6)$17 millionWashington, DC
25Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA)501(c)(6)$5.5 millionWashington, DC