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National Association of Broadcasters (NAB)

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

NAB is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1927. As of 2019 they had $73 million in revenue and $172 million in assets.

NAB works to ensure broadcasters can operate in a marketplace free of unnecessary regulation, helping to spur the development of new broadcast technologies.

(866) 682-0276
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Program areas at NAB

Conventions:the nab show, nab show ny, and radio show provide educational opportunities, showcase technological innovations, and networking opportunities to the broadcasting and production communities. The 2018 nab show had more than 90,000 registered attendees. The event's exhibit floor featured cutting-edge technology and solutions from more than 1,600 companies. The education program featured more than 800 sessions and a speaker lineup.

Pilot:created in 2012, pilot is a coalition of innovators, educators and advocates dedicated to advancing broadcast technology and cultivating new media opportunities. Pilot propels broadcast technology and radio into the future by providing a platform for innovation, an engine for incubation, a venue for testing new technologies and a forum for broadcaster education.

Legislative and regulatory advocacy:there are more than 17,000 full power local radio and television stations in the us serving their communities through public service, local news, entertainment programming and vital community information - such as amber alerts, traffic information and severe weather warnings. Nab advocates before congress, the federal communications commission (fcc) and in the courts.

Form 990s for NAB

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-03Oct 21, 2019990View PDF
2018-03Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2017-03Nov 8, 2017990OView PDF
2016-03Dec 15, 2016990OView PDF
2015-03Sep 10, 2015990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NAB

Total grants, contributions, etc.$100,000
Program services$66,340,418
Investment income and dividends$4,522,280
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$79,226
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,889,018
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$11,505
Miscellaneous revenues$707,760
Total revenues$73,650,207

Vendors for NAB

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
██████████████████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-21
███ ████████Marketing$795,5602019-03-01
███████ █████ ██████ █████████Event Operations$1,469,7352019-03-01
███████ ██████████Event Operations$1,736,9972019-03-01
██████ █████ ████████ ███Event Operations$585,8782019-03-01
████████ ███Consulting$964,8952019-03-01
████████████ █████████ ███Investment management; Investment advisory (plan)$28,9412016-12-31
...and 13 more vendors

Personnel at NAB

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Gordon H. SmithPresident and Chief Executive Officer$3.6 millionAug. 28, 2019
Christopher D OrnelasChief Operating Officer$804,507March 31, 2019
█████ ███████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer / Senior Vice President and Controller$284,572Oct. 21, 2019
████ ████████ ███████ ██████Executive Vice President , Marketing$428,189March 31, 2019
████ █ ███████Executive Vice President , Communications$499,641March 31, 2019
████ █ ██████Senior Vice President , Technology$394,488March 31, 2019
██████ █ ███████Executive Vice President , Technology$504,478March 31, 2019
██████ █ ██████Executive Vice President , Government Relations$743,428March 31, 2019
███████ ██████Executive Vice President , Legal$1.3 millionMarch 31, 2019
████████ █████████Senior Vice President and Senio Deputy Counsel$329,336March 31, 2019
...and eight more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA)501(c)(6)$28 millionWashington, DC
2American Society of Association Executives501(c)(6)$28 millionWashington, DC
3Association for Accessible Medicines (GPhA)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
4American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM)501(c)(6)$43 millionWashington, DC
5Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI)501(c)(6)$49 millionWashington, DC
6American Insurance Association501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
7Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)501(c)(6)$65 millionWashington, DC
8National Confectioners Association (NCA)501(c)(6)$20 millionWashington, DC
9American College of Cardiology (ACC)501(c)(6)$26 millionWashington, DC
10United State Travel Association501(c)(6)$33 millionWashington, DC
11American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
12The American Institute of Architects (AIA)501(c)(6)$71 millionWashington, DC
13Financial Services Roundtable (FSR)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
14Institute of International Finance (IIF)501(c)(6)$34 millionWashington, DC
15Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
16American Gaming Association (AGA)501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
17American Health Care Association (AHCA)501(c)(6)$36 millionWashington, DC
18American Bankers Association (ABA)501(c)(6)$121 millionWashington, DC
19American Public Transit Association (APTA)501(c)(6)$31 millionWashington, DC
20American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)501(c)(6)$22 millionWashington, DC
21National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)501(c)(6)$74 millionWashington, DC
22America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)501(c)(6)$64 millionWashington, DC
23National Retail Federation (NRF)501(c)(6)$56 millionWashington, DC
24American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
25American Gas Association (AGA)501(c)(6)$61 millionWashington, DC