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Entertainment Software Association (ESA)

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

ESA is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1994. As of 2019 they had $40 million in revenue and $46 million in assets.

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Program areas at ESA

Legal, legislative, and public affairs - advocates for the first amendment and commercial interests of the video game industry before state and federal policymakers and the courts. Serves as the sole public relations interface between the video game industry and the media to inform the public of the civic, economic, technical, educational, and Entertainment value of the video game industry.

Ratings and certification programs (esrb & iarc) - administers an international age and content rating system that applies to interactive Entertainment Software across a variety of platforms and devices, providing reliable guidance to parents and consumers. Administers a privacy seal certification program designed to protect children's online privacy on video game company websites.

E3 event - brings together the global interactive Entertainment industry with elite media outlets, key retailers and distributors, leading analysts, and consumers to promote and celebrate industry offerings.

Form 990s for ESA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-03May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-03Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-03Jul 28, 2017990OView PDF
2015-03Jul 15, 2016990OView PDF
2014-03Mar 10, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ESA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$38,914,974
Investment income and dividends$994,715
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$406,429
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-24,823
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$195,009
Total revenues$40,486,304

Vendors for ESA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2019-09-01
███████ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-02-13
████ ███████Web Monitoring$558,3602018-03-01
█████████████████PR Consultant$842,5002018-03-01
███ ██████ ███Tradeshow Management$3,099,5672018-03-01
██ ████ ██████████ ███Tradeshow Venue$1,235,5292018-03-01
██████ █████████████ ███████Tradeshow Support$661,4502018-03-01

Personnel at ESA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Stanley Pierre-LouisPresident and Chief Executive Officer / Chief Executive Officer / General Counsel and Senior Vice President$599,500May 20, 2020
Ana MolinaChief Financial Officer$398,675May 20, 2020
████████ ██████Chief Counsel , Ip Policy$244,613March 31, 2018
██████ ██████Senior Vice President , Communications and Public Affairs-May 20, 2020
███████ ███████Senior Vice President, Government Affairs-May 20, 2020
████████ ███████Vice President , Legal Affairs$291,588March 31, 2018
████ ██████Director of Membership and Research-July 12, 2019
████ ██████Senior Vice President, General Counsel-May 20, 2020
██████ ███████Manager of Industry Affairs-May 20, 2020
████ ████Past Senior Vice President for Government Affairs$490,526Jan. 10, 2019
...and six more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)501(c)(6)$29 millionWashington, DC
2National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)501(c)(6)$47 millionWashington, DC
3American Land Title Association (ALTA)501(c)(6)$17 millionWashington, DC
4United States Chamber of Commerce (USCC)501(c)(6)$167 millionWashington, DC
5American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI)501(c)(6)$46 millionWashington, DC
6Managed Funds Association (MFA)501(c)(6)$21 millionWashington, DC
7Association of American Railroads (AAR)501(c)(6)$53 millionWashington, DC
8Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA)501(c)(6)$10 millionWashington, DC
9Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
10Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed)501(c)(6)$41 millionWashington, DC
11American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC)501(c)(6)$16 millionWashington, DC
12Airports Council International - North America (ACI-NA)501(c)(6)$17 millionWashington, DC
13Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers501(c)(6)$34 millionWashington, DC
14Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)501(c)(6)$19 millionWashington, DC
15National Retail Federation (NRF)501(c)(6)$56 millionWashington, DC
16Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)501(c)(6)$20 millionWashington, DC
17Ncta - The Internet and Television Association (NCTA)501(c)(6)$65 millionWashington, DC
18Futures Industry Association (FIA)501(c)(6)$28 millionWashington, DC
19American Chemistry Council (ACC)501(c)(6)$127 millionWashington, DC
20National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)501(c)(6)$74 millionWashington, DC
21National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC)501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
22America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)501(c)(6)$61 millionWashington, DC
23Association of Global Automakers (AGA)501(c)(6)$16 millionWashington, DC
24American Gas Association (AGA)501(c)(6)$61 millionWashington, DC
25Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers501(c)(6)$17 millionWashington, DC