Perry Mandera is the Chief Executive Officer and the founder of The Custom Companies Incorporation. His career in the logistics and transportation domain has been long and holistic. Mandera has more than 40 years of experience in offering shipping services to clients mainly based in Illinois and in the United States of America at large. His professional experience started when he was serving as a marine in the armed forces. During this time, he supervised the transportation of troops as well as supplies. This role made him realize the impact of the shipping services and he decided to pursue it on a different level.
Perry Mandera left the armed forces but his passion toward service did not end there. He joined politics and decided to run for office. Mr. Mandera was elected as the Republican Ward Committeeman to represent the 26th ward in Chicago and served for one term, four years. He was the youngest committeeman with a Republican ticket at that time. Moreover, Perry Mandera is a philanthropist and he has played active roles in charitable work throughout his life. He always finds ways to help the needy and the underprivileged people in the community. He donates money and other resources to organizations seeking to help the less fortunate people in the society. Mr. Mandera has been particularly keen in assisting needy children through financial donations as well as giving them material support in form of clothes and transportation.
Mandera’s excellence in the shipping industry has earned him several accolades. The Illinois Transportation Association (ITA) named him as one of the “Top 100 American Transportation Executives of the Millennium” in 2000. These awards have been due to his incorporation of new technologies into his business. Apart from using logistics, his company also employs the services of house programmers who customize software to meet the needs of the clients.
Perry Mandera identified that his religious background has helped him in navigating through the business world as it has helped him to make decisions in his business and personal life as well. His experiences have also been a source of inspiration. Mr. Mandera has learned a lot through his mistakes and experiences in his career.