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Gemological Institute of America Incorporated

Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Gemological Institute of America Incorporated is a university based in Carlsbad, CA that was founded in 1931. As of 2018 they had $283 million in revenue and $580 million in assets.

Gemological Institute of America's (GIA) mission is to ensure the public trust in gems and jewelry by upholding the highest standards of integrity, academics, science, and professionalism through education, research and laboratory services,.

Gemological Institute of America Incorporated makes grants to other organizations, such as $35,000 to Pact Institute for "Support Education of Artisanal Miners in Gem Mining Communities"; $25,000 to Jewelers Security Alliance (JSA) for "Support Law Enforcement Function of Crime Prevention & Detection"; $15,000 to Jewelers Vigilance Committee for "Support Gem & Jewelry Education & Investigative Services"; $10,000 to American Gem Society for "Support Education Related To Consumer Protection, Ethics & Gemological Knowledge"; and $7,500 to Diamond Empowerment Fund for "Support Education of Artisanal Miners in Gem Mining Communities".

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Gemological Institute Of America.

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Form 990s for Gemological Institute of America Incorporated

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 24, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 28, 2016990View PDF
2013-12Dec 29, 2014990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Gemological Institute of America Incorporated

Total grants, contributions, etc.$606,362
Program services$170,821,736
Investment income and dividends$4,893,555
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$104,560,241
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,570,633
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$804,063
Miscellaneous revenues$337,363
Total revenues$283,593,953

Vendors for Gemological Institute of America Incorporated

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Deloitte Tax LLPTax accounting; Audit accounting2018-12-18
██████Fundraising software2018-08-13
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2018-08-13
███ ████████ ████ ███████ ███Marketing Services$5,799,4882017-12-01
███ █████ ███ ██Legal Services$3,265,5352017-12-01
███ ████ ████ ██████████ ███████Grading Services$12,052,4402017-12-01
████ ███████It Services$3,901,7872017-12-01
██ ██████ ████████████ ███Construction$2,089,9652017-12-01
...and 21 more vendors

Personnel at Gemological Institute of America Incorporated

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Susan M. JacquesPresident and Chief Executive Officer$652,768July 17, 2019
Pritesh PatelSenior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$416,692July 17, 2019
█████ ██ ██████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$495,761July 17, 2019
███████ ██████Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer$455,349July 17, 2019
█████ ██████Chief Human Resources Officer$289,268Dec. 31, 2017
████████ ██████Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer-July 17, 2019
███ ████Senior Vice President of Education and Chief Learning Officer-Sept. 18, 2017
███████ █████Chief Info Security Officer$287,453Dec. 31, 2017
███████ ████Senior Vice President , Education$435,295Dec. 31, 2017
██████ ███Vice President of Education and Chief Academic Officer$245,088July 17, 2019
...and 20 more key personnel

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