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Ces (CEA)

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

CEA is a trade / professional association based in Arlington, VA that was founded in 1999. As of 2019 they had $126 million in revenue and $326 million in assets.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Consumer Technology Association; and International Ces.

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Program areas at CEA

Ces - expand, strengthen & grow the consumer technology industry by serving as the center stage for the latest technological innovation, and by creating the best annual forum to network, get industry knowledge, and promote companies and products to the media and the international consumer electronics workplace.

Communications - familiarize consumers with new technologies and promote the sales of consumer technology generally, and to disseminate quality information about members' specific products.

Government and legal affairs - monitor state and federal legislation and federal regulations, and assess the potential effects on the consumer technology industry.

Form 990s for CEA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 3, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Mar 28, 2017990OView PDF
2014-12Feb 18, 2016990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CEA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$119,865,808
Investment income and dividends$7,939,659
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-140,775
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-1,556,597
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$325,503
Total revenues$126,433,598

Vendors for CEA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BDO USA LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2019-11-15
██████████CRM software2019-08-28
███████ ██████████Contractor for Ces$6,556,4832018-12-01
███ █████ ██████████ ████████ ████Ces Exhibit Space$2,977,3762018-12-01
██████ ██ ███████ █████Contractor for Ces$3,375,1122018-12-01
████ ███Transportation Service$2,939,5832018-12-01
████████ ███ █████Ces Exhibit Space$10,038,7982018-12-01
█████ ██████ ███ ████ █████████ ███████ ███ ██████████Insurance2016-12-31
...and nine more vendors

Personnel at CEA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gary ShapiroPresident and Chief Executive Officer$2.7 millionJuly 11, 2019
Jean FosterSenior Vice President Marketing and Communications$371,514Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Staff Vice President , Regulatory Affairs$319,229Dec. 31, 2017
███████ █████████Senior Vice President , Government Affairs$647,384Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████Senior Vice President , Political and Industry$377,371Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ██████Vice President , Sales and Business Developme$376,532Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ██████████Senior Vice President , Research and Standards$468,325Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Senior Vice President , Comm and Strategic Relat$563,518Dec. 31, 2017
█████ █████Director , Ces Sales$298,112Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████████Treasurer$723,519Feb. 3, 2020
...and 23 more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Avixa501(c)(6)$37 millionFairfax, VA
2Amt-The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT)501(c)(6)$49 millionMclean, VA
3International Copper Association501(c)(6)$44 millionMclean, VA
4Freedom Partners501(c)(6)$127 millionArlington, VA
5American Trucking Associations (ATA)501(c)(6)$44 millionArlington, VA
6Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI)501(c)(6)$78 millionReston, VA
7National Automobile Dealers Association501(c)(6)$98 millionTysons, VA
8Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS ISAC)501(c)(6)$37 millionReston, VA
9National Apartment Association (NAA)501(c)(6)$34 millionArlington, VA
10National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS)501(c)(6)$41 millionArlington, VA
11National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)501(c)(6)$40 millionAlexandria, VA
12GS1 Us501(c)(6)$71 millionLawrenceville, NJ
13International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA)501(c)(6)$58 millionNew York, NY
14American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM)501(c)(6)$43 millionWashington, DC
15Semi (SEMI)501(c)(6)$46 millionMilpitas, CA
16Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)501(c)(6)$76 millionSherman Oaks, CA
17Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA)501(c)(6)$459 millionWashington, DC
18United State Travel Association501(c)(6)$33 millionWashington, DC
19National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)501(c)(6)$51 millionWashington, DC
20CTIA-The Wireless Association501(c)(6)$74 millionWashington, DC
21National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA)501(c)(6)$62 millionChicago, IL
22Specialty Equipment Market Association501(c)(6)$52 millionDiamond Bar, CA
23National Restaurant Association (NRA)501(c)(6)$289 millionWashington, DC
24National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA)501(c)(6)$32 millionBethesda, MD
25Bsathe Software Alliance (BSA)501(c)(6)$58 millionWashington, DC