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Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA)

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

WSWA is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1943. As of 2019 they had $13 million in revenue and $18 million in assets.

The Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) is the national trade association representing the wholesale tier of the wine and spirits industry.

(202) 371.9792
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Program areas at WSWA

Annual convention: the convention is held annually to encourage greater understanding and cooperation between the supplier and wholesaler tiers of the beverage alcohol industry. The convention also provides educational opportunities to the attendees and attempts to raise the profile of the industry through the media.

Public affairs: the organization's communications department works to communicate the value of the three-tier system of alcohol distribution and the importance of the 21st amendment of the u.s. constitution. It also promotes the responsible consumption of beverage-alcohol, as well as the organization's programs.

Government affairs: the organization's government affairs department advocates sound and equitable legislative measures to improve the conditions under which Wine and Spirits are sold and distributed. It also promotes the value of the three-tier system of distribution and advances legislation that helps the businesses of the organization's members.

Form 990s for WSWA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Apr 4, 2017990OView PDF
2014-12Feb 17, 2016990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for WSWA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$11,311,998
Investment income and dividends$372,029
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$1,325,743
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$20,203
Total revenues$13,029,973

Vendors for WSWA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Calibre CPA Group PLLCTax accounting2019-11-15
██████Content management system software2019-08-30
█████████ ████████Software2019-08-30
███████ █████████████Entertainment$437,4352018-12-01
████ █████████████ ███Video Production$242,8762018-12-01
████████ ████████Property Rental$277,8782018-12-01
██████ ████ ███ ████████Legal Services$313,3302018-12-01
██ ███████████ ██████████ ███Technology$583,0722018-12-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at WSWA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michelle KorsmoPresident and Chief Executive Officer$393,229Jan. 31, 2020
Arianne MasseySenior Vice President, Finance and Administration-Aug. 29, 2019
███████ ███████Senior Vice President, Communications and Marketing-Aug. 29, 2019
█████████ ████████Vice President, Federal Affairs | Director of Women's Leadership Council$179,940Aug. 29, 2019
██████ █████Senior Vice President, Government Affairs$297,203Aug. 29, 2019
██ ████Senior Vice President and General Counsel-Aug. 29, 2019
██████ ████Senior Vice President$279,447Sept. 11, 2019
███ ███████Senior Director, Membership-Aug. 29, 2019
███ ███████Senior Director , Federal Affairs-Aug. 29, 2019
████ ██████Senior Director, Federal Affairs-Aug. 29, 2019
...and six more key personnel

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5National Council of Farmer Cooperatives (NCFC)501(c)(6)$5.7 millionWashington, DC
6Electronic Transactions Association (ETA)501(c)(6)$7.7 millionWashington, DC
7Animal Health Institute (AHI)501(c)(6)$4.2 millionWashington, DC
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9Cotton Council International (CCI)501(c)(6)$23 millionWashington, DC
10Insights Association (MRA)501(c)(6)$3.4 millionWashington, DC
11American Insurance Association501(c)(6)$18 millionWashington, DC
12Erisa Industry Committee (ERIC)501(c)(6)$3.2 millionWashington, DC
13Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)501(c)(6)$12 millionWashington, DC
14National Confectioners Association (NCA)501(c)(6)$20 millionWashington, DC
15Can Manufacturers Institute (CMI)501(c)(6)$7.4 millionWashington, DC
16Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA)501(c)(6)$65 millionWashington, DC
17United State Travel Association501(c)(6)$33 millionWashington, DC
18National Association of Theatre Owners (NATO)501(c)(6)$12 millionWashington, DC
19Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA)501(c)(6)$3.9 millionWashington, DC
20American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA)501(c)(6)$6.7 millionWashington, DC
21American Benefits Council501(c)(6)$5.2 millionWashington, DC
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23Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA)501(c)(6)$7.7 millionWashington, DC
24United States Telecom Association (USTelecom)501(c)(6)$13 millionWashington, DC
25Information Technology Industry Council (ITIC)501(c)(6)$16 millionWashington, DC