Perry Mandera has significantly shown how much of a determined entrepreneur he is. His entrepreneurial skills have led him to transform his small logistics business to a large company operating all across the US (Bing).
Beginning his now nationally operating transport company from a small business which had only two trucks and a few employees has proved how much hard working and determined he his. The Custom Transport Company now owns a fleet of more than 2000 vehicles and has employed over 100 employees. Perry Mandera began his journey as an entrepreneur after he was honourably discharged from the marines. His tasks were mainly logistics where he was tasked with sorting pieces of military equipment for transportation.
After his discharge from the army, Perry Mandera focused all his knowledge on logistics to start logistics business. By 25, Perry had become a successful business enterpriser and years later developed it into the company it now is. The Customs Company receives an annual sale of more than US$200 million and has been certified the ISO 9001:2008.
Apart from being a soldier and entrepreneur, Perry Mandera was elected the Republican Ward Committeeman for the 26th ward in Chicago in 1984. He, at that time, served for four years and as the youngest Republican Ward Committeeman. Perry Mandera has also been doing philanthropic works for the people of Chicago and the whole nation. He has created few branches of The Customs Company for charitable work.
Custom Cares Charitable Inc is an example of one branch known for helping disaster-stricken victims. Perry has also used The Customs Company to supply food for the California wildfires victims as well as the hurricane Katrina victims.
Perry Mandera has also been known for coaching young people in football, baseball and basketball teams. Perry Mandera has received several accolades such as an award from ITA. This award was handed down to him for his management in integrating the latest technologies into his operations in his businesses.
He was also named the “Top 100 American Transportation Executives of the Millennium.” Mandera admits that he only sleeps for four hours a day to fit in all the activities of his day on his schedule.
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