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Center for Automotive Research (CAR)

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

CAR is a trade / professional association based in Ann Arbor, MI that was founded in 2003. As of 2019 they had $3.7 million in revenue and $1.4 million in assets.

The Center for Automotive Research, a nonprofit organization, is focused on a wide variety of important trends and changes related to the automobile industry and society at the international, federal, state and local levels.

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Program areas at CAR

Research: Center for Automotive Research participates in several multi-year Automotive industry related Research projects that are supported by federal, state, foundation and private industry sources. The projects focus on analyzing economic and industry trends, performing collaborative Research projects and forming opinions on Automotive related policies.

Conferences: the Center for Automotive Research conducts conferences on Automotive industry trends, technology and manufacturing. The most significant conference offered is the car management briefing seminars (mbs). The mbs has taken place annually for more than 50 years. In addition to providing up-to-date information on Automotive related topics, the seminars provide networking opportunities to participants and promotes the sharing of ideas. In addition to the mbs, car conducts other regional and local Automotive related conferences.

Form 990s for CAR

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 8, 2019990View PDF
2018-03Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2017-03Oct 13, 2017990View PDF
2016-03Jan 19, 2017990View PDF
2015-03Oct 9, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CAR

Total grants, contributions, etc.$626,000
Program services$3,144,958
Investment income and dividends$3,269
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$6,700
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$3,780,927

Vendors for CAR

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-04
█████████Marketing software2020-03-04
██████ ███ █████ ████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2018-08-06
██ █████ ████████Conference Audio Visual$136,1912018-03-01
███ ███ ███Tax accounting2013-09-23

Personnel at CAR

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Carla BailoPresident and Chief Executive Officer$11,443Oct. 10, 2018
Jay BaronPresident , Chairman , and Chief Executive Officer$267,668March 31, 2018
████ ████Senior Vice President Operations , Secretary$178,298March 31, 2018
█████ ██████Executive Vice President of Research$234,479March 31, 2018
███████ ███████Director Acp Program and Senior Automotive Analyst / Assistant Director$102,888March 31, 2018
█████ █████Group Director$109,459March 31, 2018
████ █████████Executive Vice President - Strateg and Economist / Vice President for Strategic Studies and Chief Economist$98,208March 31, 2017
████ ██████Officer$44,463March 31, 2016

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

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2Essential Hospitals Institute501(c)(3)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
3Association of American Universities501(c)(3)$7.8 millionWashington, DC
4American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR)501(c)(3)$2.3 millionAlexandria, VA
5College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPAHR)501(c)(3)$8.0 millionKnoxville, TN
6National Association of Counties Research Foundation501(c)(3)$10 millionWashington, DC
7Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs501(c)(3)$2.2 millionAlexandria, VA
8Western Economic Association International501(c)(3)$1.2 millionFountain Valley, CA
9Council on Social Work Education501(c)(3)$8.5 millionAlexandria, VA
10Human Resource Certification Institute501(c)(3)$17 millionAlexandria, VA
11Minnesota State Sheriffs' Association501(c)(3)$1.7 millionSt Paul, MN
12Institute for Supply Management (ISM)501(c)(3)$16 millionTempe, AZ
13Council on Licensure Enforcement and Regulation (CLEAR)501(c)(3)$1.5 millionNicholasville, KY
14American Economic Association (AEA)501(c)(3)$12 millionNashville, TN
15Archaeological Institute of America501(c)(3)$6.1 millionBoston, MA
16American Montessori Society (AMS)501(c)(3)$6.8 millionNew York, NY
17National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA)501(c)(3)$4.6 millionChicago, IL
18National Council on Crime and Delinquency (NCCD)501(c)(3)$15 millionOakland, CA
19Philanthropy Ohio501(c)(3)$2.2 millionColumbus, OH
20Alzheimer's Disease International501(c)(3)$1.4 millionLincolnshire, IL
21National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ)501(c)(3)$11 millionReno, NV
22Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP)501(c)(3)$3.5 millionHorsham, PA
23Radio Technical Commission for Aeronautics (RTCA)501(c)(3)$4.7 millionWashington, DC
24National Academy of Public Administration501(c)(3)$4.1 millionWashington, DC
25Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative (SGCC)501(c)(3)$950,457Atlanta, GA