Perry Mandera, big-hearted and a force to be reckoned with in the transport industry
Make the acquaintance of Perry Mandera, an accomplished entrepreneur, philanthropist, and the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Custom Cares Charities. Custom Cares Charities is a component of Custom Companies which Perry Mandera also founded. He is a generous man who is well versed in logistics and transportation. Mr. Mandera is very devoted to his family, church, and sports. He is a member of the United States Marines Corps Reserve and also serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Illinois Truck Association (Premiergazette).
Perry Mandera attended high school in Chicago, and after that, he enrolled in the U.S Marine Corps Reserves. This is a period he fondly talks about. While he was there, he trained on driving a large truck and also handling big loads of equipment. He received an honorable discharge and worked for some transportation companies, where he put to use his driving skills. Mr. Mandera started a business in 1980 but sold it five years later after which he served as Republican Ward Committeeman for Chicago’s 26th Ward.
After leaving the political scene, Perry Mandera started The Custom Companies Inc. The company offers transportation services, for example, foreign and domestic air freight forwarding. The Custom Companies Inc. serves thousands of clients, and its sales go well over $200 million. The company has created many employment opportunities for the society. The Custom Companies Inc. helped, through donations, the victims of a tornado that hit Washington, Illinois, a gesture that made Perry Mandera very proud.
In 2000, Perry Mandera was listed in the “Top 100 American Transportation Executives of the Millennium” by the Illinois Transportation Association. Perry contributes to charities, educational organizations, youth sports teams and cancer research facilities. Some of the charities he has provided for include the ALS foundation, Toys for Tots, and Jesse White Tumblers among many others. Mr. Mandera continues to succeed as an entrepreneur, and his charitable deeds go a long way in helping members of the society (https://www.dailyforexreport.com/perry-mandera-help-several-throughout-chicago/). He has fully embraced the art of giving.