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Consumer Data Industry Association (CDIA)

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

CDIA is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1937. As of 2019 they had $5.2 million in revenue and $3.9 million in assets.

CDIA's mission is to provide high value services that will enable consumer credit, mortgage, and other specialized reporting services and consumer collection services to operate successfully and serve the needs of consumers, business, and government.

(202) 371-0910
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Program areas at CDIA

Government relations, regulatory affairs & judicial representation: to serve as the Industry's primary spokesperson on all legislative and regulatory matters (federal/state/local). To represent the Industry's interests in relevant judicial matters. To keep members informed of changes in laws or regulations that may affect them.

Education services: to provide its members and their customers with best-in-class training programs (e.g., in-person workshops, webinars, teleseminars, online distance learning programs) which encourage accurate Data reporting, knowledge of laws, regulations, and legal opinions which affect the flow of Data used for risk and other decisions.

Public relationscommunicationsresearchst... to encourage the understanding of the positive economic and public safety benefits of the use of Consumer Data for risk decisions by media, Consumer interest groups, legislators, regulators and the general public. To conduct directly or sponsor third-party research, Consumer opinion polls, etc., that inform the dialogue regarding the importance of ensuring that Consumer Data can be used for risk decisions. To sponsor ongoing member discussions and to participate in other inter-industry/international discussions of technical standards regarding how Data is managed or general principles regarding Industry best practices.

Form 990s for CDIA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 29, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 25, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 7, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Jul 28, 2015990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CDIA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$5,192,493
Investment income and dividends$45,460
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$309
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$5,238,262

Vendors for CDIA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-04
███████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-29
█████████ ███ ███████ ███Special Legislative Counsel$406,1762018-12-01
████ ███████ ███Strat Legis Advisor$150,0002018-12-01
█████████ ██████████State Lobbying$102,2182018-12-01
██████ ████ ███Special Legislative Counsel$118,3012018-12-01
███████ ████ ██████████ ███Special Legislative Counsel$110,0002018-12-01

Personnel at CDIA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Francis CreightonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$459,270Sept. 24, 2020
Eric J. EllmanSenior Vice President - Pub Policy and Legal Aff$258,264Sept. 24, 2020
█████ █████ ███████Vice President - Education Services$123,756Sept. 24, 2020
█████ ██████Director of Finance-Sept. 24, 2020
█████ ██ ███Manager of Government Relations$169,171Sept. 24, 2020
█████████ ██████Past Director of Finance$152,808Dec. 31, 2018

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

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2Satellite Industry Association (SIA)501(c)(6)$1.3 millionWashington, DC
3National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP)501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
4District of Columbia Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
5United State China Business Council (USCBC)501(c)(6)$4.8 millionWashington, DC
6Financial Services Roundtable (FSR)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
7American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
8National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce -- NGLCC (NGLCC)501(c)(6)$5.8 millionWashington, DC
9Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA)501(c)(6)$6.1 millionWashington, DC
10Commodity Market Council (CMC)501(c)(6)$1.6 millionWashington, DC
11American Public Transit Association (APTA)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
12American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA)501(c)(6)$8.6 millionWashington, DC
13American Gaming Association (AGA)501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
14Satellite Broadcasting and Communication Association (SBCA)501(c)(6)$1.6 millionWashington, DC
15Sugar Association501(c)(6)$4.0 millionWashington, DC
16Farm Credit Council501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
17Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
18Innovative Payments Association (NBPCA)501(c)(6)$1.6 millionWashington, DC
19Forest Resources Association (FRA)501(c)(6)$1.9 millionWashington, DC
20National Association of Water Companies (NAWC)501(c)(6)$4.6 millionWashington, DC
21National Turkey Federation (NTF)501(c)(6)$3.6 millionWashington, DC
22The Sulphur Institute (TSI)501(c)(6)$1.4 millionWashington, DC
23Computer and Communications Industry Association (CCIA)501(c)(6)$9.2 millionWashington, DC
24Medical Device MANUFACTURERS Association (MDMA)501(c)(6)$4.4 millionWashington, DC
25Coalition for Government Procurement (CGP)501(c)(6)$2.0 millionWashington, DC