American Chemical Society

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American Chemical Society is a scientific society. It provides information, education, career services, professional development programs and encourages investments in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, research and innovation.

TypePrivate
Founded1876
HQWashington, US
Websiteacs.org
Employee Ratings2.8

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)1,503(+2%)
Job Openings25
Revenue (FY, 2018)$605 M(+7%)

Key People/Management at American Chemical Society

Thomas M. Connelly

Thomas M. Connelly

Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer
Katherine L. Lee

Katherine L. Lee

Director, District I
Al Horvath

Al Horvath

Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer
Christina C. Bodurow

Christina C. Bodurow

Director, District II
Martha K. Lester

Martha K. Lester

Vice President, Strategy Development
Kate Fryer

Kate Fryer

Executive Vice President, Membership and Society Services
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American Chemical Society Office Locations

American Chemical Society has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1155 16th St NW
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American Chemical Society Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1876
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American Chemical Society Revenue

American Chemical Society's revenue was reported to be $605.05 m in FY, 2018 which is a 6.3% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

605.0m

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

6.3%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

136.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

22.6%

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

106.7m
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

552.7m569.0m605.0m

Revenue growth, %

3%3%6%

Cost of goods sold

468.9m481.8m468.5m

Gross profit

83.8m87.3m136.5m
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

83.4m90.3m106.7m

Accounts Receivable

146.3m118.1m119.9m

Current Assets

242.7m222.7m

PP&E

117.2m123.5m125.5m
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Depreciation and Amortization

27.7m30.1m32.9m

Accounts Payable

3.8m3.3m(8.4m)

Cash From Operating Activities

30.9m30.6m42.5m

Purchases of PP&E

(35.1m)(36.2m)(35.0m)
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

430.6k

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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American Chemical Society Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Students

431 414 411

Undergraduates Received Scholarships

355 400

Colleges and Universities Included in Current Cohort

185 200

Science Coaches

250 250 250
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American Chemical Society Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ACS Publications
Chemical Abstracts Service

American Chemical Society Revenue Breakdown

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American Chemical Society revenue breakdown by business segment: 96.3% from ACS Programs and 3.7% from Other

American Chemical Society Online and Social Media Presence

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American Chemical Society News and Updates

Endocyte Announces Presentations at the American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting & Exposition

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., Aug. 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Endocyte, Inc. (Nasdaq:ECYT), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted therapeutics for personalized cancer treatment, today announced that two posters will be presented by Endocyte scientists at the ACS National Meeting & Expositi…

Mirati Therapeutics Announces Presentation Of KRAS G12C Chemistry Advances At The 255th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting And Exposition

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX), a clinical stage targeted oncology company, today announced that a KRAS G12C poster will be presented by scientists from Mirati and Array BioPharma at the 255th American Chemical Society (ACS) National...

American Chemical Society Blogs

Introducing the ACS Materials Letters Early Career Advisory Board

ACS Materials Letters is pleased to introduce the formation of an Early Career Advisory Board. It features ten fast-rising researchers from across the globe whose research reflects the breadth of topics in materials science. This stellar group of researchers will be working alongside Deputy Editor B…

2020 Chemistry of Materials Lectureship and Best Paper Award Winners Named

Chemistry of Materials and the ACS Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE) are proud to announce that Anthony D’Angelo, Polymer Electrolyte Scientist at Ionic Materials Inc., and Matthew Panzer, Associate Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at T…

ACS Editors’ Choice: Sub-One-Nanometer Nanomaterials Showing Polymer-Analogue Properties

This week: Sub-one-nanometer nanomaterials showing polymer-analogue properties Each and every day, ACS grants free access to a new peer-reviewed research article from one of the Society’s journals. These articles are specially chosen by a team of scientific editors of ACS journals from around the wo…

A Year for Pioneers and Influencers of Organometallic Chemistry

Throughout this year, Organometallics’ will intermittently publish personal perspectives from organometallic chemists as a part of its “Pioneers and Influencers in Organometallic Chemistry” initiative. These perspectives will appear as editorials in each issue of Organometallics. The purpose of the …

Catching Up with the Nano Letters Early Career Board

The Nano Letters Early Career Board (ECB) was created in 2015 with the mission of developing a channel for early-career scientists to share their experiences and perspectives on scientific publishing. As the future of the field, members also provide insights into emerging disciplines in addition to …

Organometallic Chemistry for Enabling Carbon Dioxide Utilization

Methane and carbon dioxide are two classic C1 molecules that are abundant on Earth and whose global life cycles are intertwined. Methane sourced from natural gas and other means is widely used as a fuel and industrial chemical feedstock. Carbon dioxide, by contrast, is limited more to its role as a …
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American Chemical Society Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was American Chemical Society founded?

    American Chemical Society was founded in 1876.

  • Who are American Chemical Society key executives?

    American Chemical Society's key executives are Thomas M. Connelly, Katherine L. Lee and Al Horvath.

  • How many employees does American Chemical Society have?

    American Chemical Society has 1,503 employees.

  • What is American Chemical Society revenue?

    Latest American Chemical Society annual revenue is $605 m.

  • What is American Chemical Society revenue per employee?

    Latest American Chemical Society revenue per employee is $402.6 k.

  • Who are American Chemical Society competitors?

    Competitors of American Chemical Society include The Royal Society of Chemistry, Center for Open Science and eLife.

  • Where is American Chemical Society headquarters?

    American Chemical Society headquarters is located at 1155 16th St NW, Washington.

  • Where are American Chemical Society offices?

    American Chemical Society has an office in Washington.

  • How many offices does American Chemical Society have?

    American Chemical Society has 1 office.