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Vision Council of America (VCA)

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

VCA is a trade / professional association based in Alexandria, VA that was founded in 1985. As of 2019 they had $24 million in revenue and $16 million in assets.

Vision Council of America's mission is to improve America's vision health while fostering a thriving business environment for the entire vision community.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Vision Council.

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Program areas at VCA

Member services: The Vision Council member services department works to become The "go-to" resource for member companies and The optical industry. The Vision Council works to expand and enhance services; represent and protect members' interests at The industry, domestic, and international standards levels; and organizes industry research and member program initiatives.

Shows & meetings - The Vision Council shows & meetings department increases exhibitor return on investment (roi) and satisfaction levels, captures market share, and continues to improve attendee satisfaction levels.

Marketing & communications: The Vision Council marketing & communications department will elevate The image and increase awareness for The Vision Council and its programs among members. In addition, The interests of The Vision Council membership will be presented to consumers and allied organizations through a variety of special events, marketing, advertising, and public relations means.

Form 990s for VCA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 22, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Mar 1, 2017990OView PDF
2014-12Jan 27, 2016990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for VCA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$24,160,104
Investment income and dividends$324,555
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$47,243
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$143,946
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$6,573
Total revenues$24,682,421

Vendors for VCA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2019-09-23
███Association management software; CRM software2019-09-23
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-23
███████Marketing software2019-09-23
████ ███ █████Tax accounting2019-03-07
████ ████████ ███ ██████Legal Counsel$179,5842017-12-01
████████ ███Consulting Social Media and Marketing$118,3002017-12-01
█████ ███████ █████ ███Consulting Management$422,3652017-12-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at VCA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Brian CarrollChief Financial Officer$224,461Feb. 1, 2018
Greg ChavezExecutive Vice President of Operations and Membership$180,127Jan. 24, 2018
███████ ██████Vice President of Marketing and Communications$205,145Jan. 24, 2018
███ █████████Creative Director-Jan. 24, 2018
█████ █████Senior Director of Industry Research$113,680Jan. 24, 2018
████ ███████Chairman$0July 17, 2019
██████ ███████Immediate Past Chair$0Jan. 8, 2019
██████ █████Chief Executive Officer$192,406Sept. 19, 2017
███████ █████Past Chief Executive Officer$378,902Dec. 31, 2016
███████ ██████Executive Vice President$201,624Dec. 31, 2016
...and three more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1National Automobile Dealers Association501(c)(6)$98 millionTysons, VA
2Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI)501(c)(6)$14 millionChantilly, VA
3USA Rice Federation501(c)(6)$11 millionArlington, VA
4National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF)501(c)(6)$36 millionArlington, VA
5National Apartment Association (NAA)501(c)(6)$36 millionArlington, VA
6Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI)501(c)(6)$31 millionArlington, VA
7Healthcare Distribution Alliance (HDMA)501(c)(6)$16 millionArlington, VA
8Aluminum Association501(c)(6)$8.6 millionArlington, VA
9National Glass Association (NGA)501(c)(6)$10 millionVienna, VA
10U.S. Wheat Associates (USW)501(c)(6)$17 millionArlington, VA
11Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI)501(c)(6)$8.7 millionAlexandria, VA
12Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association501(c)(6)$17 millionRichmond, VA
13International Copper Association501(c)(6)$44 millionMclean, VA
14US Dairy Export Council (USDEC)501(c)(6)$28 millionArlington, VA
15Amt-The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT)501(c)(6)$49 millionMclean, VA
16Responsible Business Alliance (RBA)501(c)(6)$16 millionAlexandria, VA
17Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA)501(c)(6)$8.9 millionMclean, VA
18Community Financial Services Association (CFSA)501(c)(6)$6.6 millionAlexandria, VA
19Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI)501(c)(6)$78 millionReston, VA
20Self Storage Association (SSA)501(c)(6)$7.0 millionAlexandria, VA
21Hollywood Foreign Press Association501(c)(6)$32 millionWest Hollywood, CA
22Wholesale and Specialty Insurance Association (AAMGA)501(c)(6)$11 millionKansas City, MO
23Hilton Head Island - Bluffton Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$8.1 millionHilton Head Island, SC
24Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH)501(c)(6)$24 millionWashington, DC
25Commercial Real Estate Finance Council (CREFC)501(c)(6)$10 millionNew York, NY