Perry Mandera is the president and owner of The Custom Companies. The company is a transportation and logistics service provider. It is located in North lake, Illinois. They use different types of technologies to better serve their clients. One of these technologies is called Cheetah Dispatch. It is a software program. It helps with scheduling pick up times and provides proof of delivery documents. Each driver is provided with a tablet that is satellite tracked. It helps the company to keep track of the deliveries as they occur in current time. This software also helps the company and it’s customers to cut down on paper work.
The company also uses a Warehouse Management System. This allows customers to keep track of their inventory. Customers can track when The Custom Companies have received their products and keep up to date as to when those products will be delivered to them. Perry Mandera and his company also use a Dock Management System. The system is paperless and uses unique bar codes for each shipment. All of these things put together helps The Custom Companies to keep their freight moving more efficiently than others.
Perry Mandera has worked in the logistics and transportation field since 1976. His professional experience began in the Marines. While in service there he was in charge of transporting supplies and troops to their destinations. He had a positive experience and used it to get into the transportation field. In 1984 he ran for office. He was elected as a Republican Ward Committee Man for the city of Chicago in the 26th Ward. He served a four year term. He is still dedicated to public service. Perry Mandera contributes time and resources to those in the community who are less fortunate than him.
In the year 2000 the Illinois Transportation Association identified him as one of the “Top 100 American Transportation Executives of the Millennium.” He has always kept up on new technologies that are now available to enable him to exceed in the transportation business world. He is truly a great man as far as business goes but also as a charitable person.