Associated Press

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    Associated Press is a not-for-profit news cooperative that provides news gathering, reporting, and distribution services. The Company produces stories, news reports, headlines, and summaries in text forms tailored to the interests of audiences, as well as offers audio news and information. It also provides various audio cuts, including actualities, correspondent reports, wraps, and natural sounds; and an Internet-delivered archive of entertainment, lifestyle, news, sports, and business audio. The Company delivers video news and events, global and regional news, entertainment, lifestyle, and sports video content to broadcasters and digital publishers; and news in the form of photos, graphics, interactives, multimedia, and digital, as well as provides content services for companies, and other government services.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1846
    HQNew York, NY, US
    Websiteap.org
    Employee Ratings3.4
    Overall CultureD-

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)3,758
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore

    Key People/Management at Associated Press

    Emily L. Barr

    Emily L. Barr

    Director
    Brian Hopman

    Brian Hopman

    VP, General Manager, Washington, D.C.
    Gary Pruitt

    Gary Pruitt

    President, Chief Executive Officer
    Peter Costanzo

    Peter Costanzo

    Director of Programming, Americas Media
    Michael Fabiano

    Michael Fabiano

    Vice President & General Manager, Americas Media
    Robert Brown

    Robert Brown

    Director
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    Associated Press Office Locations

    Associated Press has offices in New York, Albuquerque, Atlanta, Augusta and in 40 other locations
    New York, NY, US (HQ)
    200 Liberty St
    Albuquerque, NM, US
    Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Atlanta, GA, US
    Atlanta, GA, USA
    Augusta, GA, US
    Augusta, GA, USA
    Austin, TX, US
    Austin, TX, USA
    Baton Rouge, LA, US
    Baton Rouge, LA, USA
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    Associated Press Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1846

    Associated Press Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    83/100

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    Associated Press Online and Social Media Presence

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    Associated Press Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      D-

      49/100

    • CEO Rating

      C-

      65/100

    • Compensation

      D

      50/100

    • Diversity

      F

      45/100

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    Associated Press News and Updates

    Nevada called for Biden by the Associated Press

    Nevada called for Biden by the Associated Press

    Associated Press closes D.C. office after journalist shows coronavirus symptoms

    The Associated Press is temporarily closing its office from Friday in Washington, D.C. after one of its staff journalists, who had direct contact with a possible coronavirus patient, showed some symptoms of illness, the AP reported.

    The Associated Press Unable To Declare Winner Of Iowa Caucuses

    The AP said it can't call the race because of caucus irregularities and the tight margin between Sanders and Buttigieg.

    Greta Thunberg slammed the Associated Press for cropping a black activist out of a photo of her at Davos

    Greta Thunberg slammed the Associated Press for cropping a black activist out of a picture of Thunberg and other climate protesters at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland last week. The cropped image featured four white activists and removed the only person of color, Ugandan Vanessa Nak…

    LeBron James Named Male Athlete Of The Decade By The Associated Press

    King James was honored for "reigning over all others — with no signs of slowing down."

    MarTech Series Showcases Newswire's Agreement With the Associated Press Enabling Expanded Distribution

    The new agreement expands Newswire's Earned Media Advantage by offering a wider distribution for enhanced customer success.
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    Associated Press Blogs

    Pandemic, threats of violence taint Biden's debut

    The coronavirus pandemic and threats of violence made the inauguration of the 46th president one of the most unusual in American history.Some 200,000 American, state and territorial flags were planted on the National Mall to represent people who could not attend because of COVID-19, which has killed…

    Biden takes oath, inherits confluence of crises

    Joe Biden took the oath of office to become the 46th president of the United States, declaring that “democracy has prevailed.”He takes the helm of a deeply divided nation and inherits a confluence of crises arguably greater than any faced by his predecessors. But there were comforting signs of tradi…

    Boats emerge from Sahara sand to transport migrants to Spain

    Photos and Text Mosa’ab Elshamy

    Exhausted hospital chaplains bring solace to lonely, dying

    Photos Jae C. Hong | Text John Rogers

    Shopping and dining out: Wuhan a year later

    Photos Ng Han Guan

    Tunisia revolution victims plea for recognition

    Photos and Text Mosa’ab Elshamy
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    Associated Press Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Associated Press founded?

      Associated Press was founded in 1846.

    • Who are Associated Press key executives?

      Associated Press's key executives are Emily L. Barr, Brian Hopman and Gary Pruitt.

    • How many employees does Associated Press have?

      Associated Press has 3,758 employees.

    • Who are Associated Press competitors?

      Competitors of Associated Press include CNN, Reuters and World Wrestling Entertainment.

    • Where is Associated Press headquarters?

      Associated Press headquarters is located at 200 Liberty St, New York.

    • Where are Associated Press offices?

      Associated Press has offices in New York, Albuquerque, Atlanta, Augusta and in 40 other locations.

    • How many offices does Associated Press have?

      Associated Press has 44 offices.