Game Manufacturers Association


Game Manufacturers Association

GAMA's mission is to advance the hobby games industry and to make doing business in industry better and easier for all professionals. Membership: $300 (Publishing/Manufacturing/Distributor/Wholesaler); $125 (Retailer); $50 (Communicating).

Organization Type:
National Trade or Professional Association
Acronym:
GAMA
Tax Exempt Status:
501(c)(6)
Industry:
Manufacturers, Sports/Leisure/Entertainment, Sports See Also Specific Sport
Year Founded:
1977
Address:
240 N. Fifth St.
Suite 340 Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone:
Fax:
Website:
Staff:
14
Volunteers:
190
Members:
730 organizations


Financial Snapshot

 

Total revenues: $931,939


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
-11.38%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Revenue
 
Fundraising income
 
Total contributions
 
Investment income

Total expenses: $725,185


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
11.13%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Expenses
 
Compensation for non-officers/directors
 
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc
 
Other employee benefits
 
Other

Total assets: $1,203,402


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
19.97%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Assets
 
Cash -- non-interest bearing
 
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges
 
Accounts receivable
 
Other

Total Liabilities: $746,567


Year - 2017
1st-yr growth
-0.87%
 
 
 
 
 
Year by Year
Liabilities
 
Deferred revenue
 
Accounts payable and accrued expenses

   Revenue:

Revenue: Amount ($)
Fundraising income 847,824
Total contributions 84,089
Investment income 26
Royalties 0
Sales of non-inventory assets 0
Net rental income 0
Miscellaneous revenue 0
Gaming income 0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds 0
Income from sales of inventory 0
Program service revenue 0
Total Revenue:

$931,939

1-yr growth
-11.38%
Fundraising income
Total contributions
Investment income

   Expenses:

Expenses: Amount ($)
Compensation for non-officers/directors 307,785
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc 136,612
Other employee benefits 52,117
Other expenses 45,094
Occupancy 36,833
Payroll taxes 36,392
Travel 29,886
Information technology 23,393
Office expenses 20,388
Legal fees 10,010
Depreciation, depletion, amortization 9,125
Accounting fees 5,744
Insurance 5,268
Conferences, conventions, meetings 3,671
Advertising and promotion 2,402
Management fees 465
Pension plan contributions 0
Compensation of disqualified persons 0
Grants to governments/orgs in the US 0
Grants to individuals in the US 0
Grants to orgs and individuals outside the US 0
Benefits paid to or for members 0
Royalties 0
Lobbying fees 0
Professional fundraising fees 0
Investment management fees 0
Other fees 0
Interest expense 0
Payments to affiliates 0
Travel/entertainment expenses to public officials 0
Total Expenses:

$725,185

1-yr growth
11.13%
Compensation for non-officers/directors
Compensation of current officers, directors, etc
Other employee benefits
Other expenses
Occupancy
Payroll taxes
Travel
Information technology
Office expenses
Legal fees
Others

   Assets:

Assets: Amount ($)
Cash -- non-interest bearing 893,454
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges 108,933
Accounts receivable 97,371
Savings and temporary cash investments 70,012
Land, buildings, & equipment (net) 31,037
Other assets 2,595
Pledges and grants receivable 0
Investments in publicly traded securities 0
Inventories for sale or use 0
Investments in other securities 0
Receivables from officers, directors, etc. 0
Receivables from disqualified persons 0
Notes and loans receivables 0
Program-related investments 0
Intangible assets 0
Total Assets:

$1,203,402

1-yr growth
19.97%
Cash -- non-interest bearing
Prepaid expenses or deferred charges
Accounts receivable
Savings and temporary cash investments
Land, buildings, & equipment (net)
Other assets

   Liabilities:

Liabilities: Amount ($)
Deferred revenue 704,126
Accounts payable and accrued expenses 42,441
Other liabilities 0
Tax-exempt bond liabilities 0
Escrow or custodial account liability 0
Loans and other payables to officers, directors, etc. 0
Secured mortgages and notes payabl 0
Unsecured mortgages and notes payable 0
Grants payable 0
Total Liabilities:

$746,567

1-yr growth
-0.87%
Deferred revenue
Accounts payable and accrued expenses

   Net Assets:

Net Assets: Amount ($)
Unrestricted net assets 0
Temporarily restricted net assets 0
Permanently restricted net assets 0
Total Net Assets:

$0

1-yr growth
0%

Key Staff

  
Name Ascending
Title 
Function 
Add Prospect 
Angela Ward Deputy Director Marketing ...X
Betsy Kaplan Senior Account Executive Finance ...X
Bruce Langdon Coordinator, Registration Conference Committee Chair, Conventions/Meetings ...X
Chelsey Reynolds Administrative Assistant Administration ...X
Erin Martin Coordinator, Public Relations and Marketing Communications/Public Relations, Marketing ...X
Helen Thompson Manager, Social Media and Marketing Communications/Public Relations, Marketing ...X
Jessica Davidson Business Coordinator Communications/Public Relations ...X
John Ward Executive Director Executive Director ...X
Josh Ward Executive Director Executive Director ...X
Justin Ziran President Senior Executive ...X
Patti Brendlinger Finance Assistant Finance ...X
Paul McGraw Coordinator, Events Conference Committee Chair, Conventions/Meetings ...X

Meetings/Conferences

Year Descending
Name 
Location 
Facility 
From 
To 
Attendance 
Exhibitors 
Facility Amenities 
2020GAMA Trade Show 2020 Reno , NV , United States Peppermill Resort March 9 March 13   Ski, Cruise, Golf, Casino, Convention Center...X
2019GAMA Trade Show 2019 Reno , NV , United States Peppermill Resort March 11 March 15   Ski, Cruise, Golf, Casino, Convention Center...X
2018GAMA Trade Show 2018 Reno , NV , United States Peppermill Resort March 12 March 16   Ski, Cruise, Golf, Casino, Convention Center...X
2017GAMA Trade Show 2017 Las Vegas , NV , United States Bally's Hotel and Casino March 13 March 17    ...X
2016GAMA Trade Show 2016 Las Vegas , NV , United States Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel and Casino March 14 March 18   Casino...X
2015Origins Game Fair 2015 Columbus , OH , United States Greater Columbus Convention Center June 3 June 7    ...X

Publications

Name 
Frequency 
Advertising 
  This organization has no publication data available.
 

Recent Lobbying Spending

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

2019 Q3: $0
2019 Q2: $0
2019 Q1: $0
2018: $0


PAC Details

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FEC ID: -



Last updated: -


PAC Contributions

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Outside Representation

Firm Name Ascending
Reg/ Term 
Date 
  This organization has no outside representation data available.
 

Legislative Issue Focus

Source: Lobbying Disclosure Electronic Filings, Office of the Clerk, U.S House of Representatives.

This organization has no legislative issue data available.

Active Legislation

This organization has no active legislation data available.

Contractors

Contractor Ascending
Service Category 
Reported Year Descending
Reported Compensation 
  This organization has no contractors information available.
 

***Disclaimer: This information has been sourced from a combination of the IRS Forms 990, 5500, and the Federal Audit Clearinghouse



 
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