American Kennel Club Overview

  • Type
  • Foundation

  • Year Founded
  • 1884

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 5


  • AUM
  • 00000

  • Commitments
  • 1

American Kennel Club General Information


American Kennel Club (AKC) is an independent non-profit private foundation based in New York, United States. Established in 1984, the foundation supports and enriches the lives of purebred and mixed-breed dogs through its programs, events, and services. It is a sports-governing body for dog events a year, including dog shows and sports such as agility, obedience, rally, tracking, lure coursing, earth dog, herding trials, and more. The AKC's departments include The AKC Archives, The American Kennel Club Registered Handlers Program, Canine Good Citizen, The Government Relations Department Club Education Department, The AKC Customer Service Department, The Human Resources Division, The Judges Education Department, The Public Education department, The public relations department, The Registration Department, and The Special Services Department. AKC recognizes thirteen different types of clubs: Parent Specialty Clubs, All-breed clubs, Specialty clubs, Group clubs, Obedience clubs, Tracking clubs, Field Trial clubs, Hunting Test clubs, Herding clubs, Coonhound clubs, Lure Coursing clubs, Agility clubs, and Earthdog clubs. The assets of the foundation are managed by the board of directors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
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President & Chief Executive Officer
+0 (000) 000-00
Corporate Office
  • 8051 Arco Corporate Drive
  • Raleigh, NC 27617
  • United States
+1 (919) 000-0000

American Kennel Club Commitments (1)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
0000000 00000000 0000 0 Harbert Management London, United Kingdom 2016 00000 0000-00-00 00000
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American Kennel Club Investment Allocations

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    42.00 %  Actual
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    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
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American Kennel Club Team (7)

Name Title Office
Dennis Sprung President & Chief Executive Officer New York, NY
Theodore Phillips Chief Financial Officer New York, NY
Gina DiNardo Executive Secretary New York, NY
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American Kennel Club Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Dominic Carota American Kennel Club Vice Chairman of the Board 000 0000
Thomas Davies American Kennel Club Chairman of the Board 000 0000
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American Kennel Club FAQs

  • When was American Kennel Club founded?

    American Kennel Club was founded in 1884.

  • Who is the CEO of American Kennel Club?

    Dennis Sprung is the CEO of American Kennel Club.

  • Where is American Kennel Club headquartered?

    American Kennel Club is headquartered in Raleigh, NC.

  • How many Assets Under Management (AUM) does American Kennel Club have?

    American Kennel Club has 00000 in assets under management.

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