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, US
    Websiteap.org
    Employee Ratings3.3
    Culture scoreD-

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (May 2020)3,655
    Job Openings3

    Key People/Management at Associated Press

    Gary Pruitt

    Gary Pruitt

    President & Chief Executive Officer
    Emily L. Barr

    Emily L. Barr

    Director
    Robert Brown

    Robert Brown

    Director
    William Stacey Cowles

    William Stacey Cowles

    Director
    Jim Kennedy

    Jim Kennedy

    Senior Vice President Strategic Planning
    Kirk Davis

    Kirk Davis

    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, US (HQ)
    200 Liberty St
    Albuquerque, US
    Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Atlanta, US
    Atlanta, GA, USA
    Augusta, US
    Augusta, GA, USA
    Austin, US
    Austin, TX, USA
    Baton Rouge, US
    Baton Rouge, LA, USA
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    Associated Press Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1846

    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

    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.

    Newswire Signs Distribution Agreement With The Associated Press, Expands Press Release Distribution Network

    Newswire agreement with The Associated Press expands the Earned Media Advantage by offering wider distribution focused on Customer Success.
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    Associated Press Blogs

    Lives Lost: At veterans' homes, towering legacies of the dead

    Photos David Goldman | Text Matt Sedensky

    Using face masks and sanitizer, couples say ‘I do’ in Vegas

    Photos John Locher | Michelle L. Price

    How the virus changed my street -- for the better

    Photos Elizabeth Dalziel

    Medical students help virus hospital in Greece

    Text and Photos Thanassis Stavarkis

    Pandemic turns Egyptian soccer player into a street vendor

    Photos Nariman El-Mofty | Text Sam Magdy
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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 Gary Pruitt, Emily L. Barr and Robert Brown.

    • How many employees does Associated Press have?

      Associated Press has 3,655 employees.

    • Who are Associated Press competitors?

      Competitors of Associated Press include CNN, Reuters and Tab Media.

    • 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.