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.

Employee Rating

3.6
TypePrivate
HQNew York, US
Founded1846
Size (employees)3,913 (est)
Websiteap.org
Associated Press was founded in 1846 and is headquartered in New York, US
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Key People/Management at Associated Press

Gary Pruitt

Gary Pruitt

President & CEO
Jessica Bruce

Jessica Bruce

Vice President - Director of Human Resources
Kathleen Carroll

Kathleen Carroll

Senior Vice President - Executive Editor
Jim Kennedy

Jim Kennedy

Senior Vice President - Strategy & Digital Products
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Associated Press Office Locations

Associated Press has offices in Boston, Norfolk, London, Augusta and in 40 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
200 Liberty Street
London, GB
The Interchange Oval Road, Camden Lock
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Founding Date

1846
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Associated Press Online and Social Media Presence

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Associated Press News and Updates

The Associated Press Has Stopped Using Exit Polls. Here’s Why

“If you don’t trust it enough to use it, it doesn’t have much value.”

Content creation on automated steroids: Lessons from Associated Press (VB Live)

VB LIVE: Curating, creating, and delivering fresh content pushes your marketing game to the next level. Your goal: Get the right content to the right people, when and where they want to see it. To learn about how to growthhack content creation, don’t miss this VB Live event. Register here for free. …

SEC dropped Apollo inquiry one month after loan to Kushner firm: Associated Press

The Securities and Exchange Commission dropped its inquiry into Apollo Global Management one month after the buyout shop had given Jared Kushner’s real estate firm a $180 million loan, the Associated Press reported March 2. The story said there was no evidence that Kushner, a White House adviser, or…

Hollywood accusers named 'Entertainer of the Year' by the Associated Press

The biggest story in entertainment this year wasn't just one story. It was hundreds, thousands, millions of different stories connected by a single horrifying thread.  It seems only appropriate, then, that the Associated Press' Entertainer of the Year honor should go to all the brave souls behind …
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Associated Press Blogs

A Yemeni boy gets lost in a land prowled by US drones

Illustrations Peter Hamlin | Text Maggie Michael and Maad Al-Zikry

LGBTQ migrants stick together for safety in Migrant Caravan

Photos Rodrigo Abd | Text Sonia Perez D.

Training kids to kill at Ukrainian nationalist camp

The campers, some clad in combat fatigues, carefully aim their assault rifles. Their instructor offers advice: Don’t think of your target as a human being.So when these boys and girls shoot, they will shoot to kill.Most are in their teens, but some are as young as 8 years old. They are at a summer c…

‘Am I dreaming?’ Letter excerpts from WWI’s last day

A hundred years later, their words can still pierce hearts. Fighters writing home from opposing front lines of World War I, a Chinese laborer marveling at the war's end, a woman dreaming of reuniting with her soldier love.At a Paris ceremony Sunday marking the centennial of the armistice ending the …

Photos show devastating wildfires on both ends of California

Devastating wildfires on both ends of California pushed into new territory Saturday, as fatigued firefighters worked to evacuate residents in harm’s way and contain blazes that already have claimed at least 25 lives, destroyed thousands of homes and other structures and scorched hundreds of square m…

Yemen's displaced live on bread crumbs, leaves

Photos and Text by Hani Mohammed
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Associated Press Company Life and Culture

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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, Jessica Bruce and Kathleen Carroll.

  • How many employees does Associated Press have?

    Associated Press has 3,913 employees.

  • Who are Associated Press competitors?

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

  • Where is Associated Press headquarters?

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

  • Where are Associated Press offices?

    Associated Press has offices in Boston, Norfolk, London, Augusta and in 40 other locations.

  • How many offices does Associated Press have?

    Associated Press has 44 offices.