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Chicago Public Media

Form 990s | Financials | Social media | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Chicago Public Media is a radio broadcaster based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 1989. As of 2018 they had $34 million in revenue and $67 million in assets.

Chicago Public Media serves the public interest by creating and delivering diverse compelling content that informs, inspires, enriches and entertains. Through a broad range of media platforms, they connect diverse audiences in their service area & bey...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: The Wbez Alliance.

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Form 990s for Chicago Public Media

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 2, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Sep 11, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Chicago Public Media

Federated campaigns$0
Membership dues$11,681,806
Fundraising event contributions$776,310
Related organizations$0
Government grants (contributions)$1,302,760
Normal grants, contributions, etc.$15,327,466
Non-cash contributions$406,022
Program services$2,999,747
Investment income and dividends$401,055
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$234,576
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,059,184
Net income from fundraising events$-105,034
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$34,677,870

Social media

Vendors for Chicago Public Media

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2019-08-19
██████ ███ █████ ████Tax accounting2018-11-06
█████████ █████████Mailing Services$187,4512018-06-01
██████ █████ █████ ██Digitizing Archive Audio$120,5052018-06-01
█████ ███Legal Services$138,4402018-06-01
██ ██████ ███Digital Consulting$331,7682018-06-01
██████ █████ ███████████ ███Broadcasting Maintenance Services$111,0242018-06-01
████ █████ ████ ██████Insurance2016-12-31
...and 11 more vendors

Personnel at Chicago Public Media

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Golnar SheikholeslamiPresident and Chief Executive Officer$504,140Feb. 12, 2019
Kassie StephensonChief Marketing Officer / Vice President of Marketing and Membership$225,990June 30, 2018
██████ █ ███████Chief Digital Officer$243,201June 30, 2017
████ ██████Assistant Treasurer , Vice President of Finance / Vice President Finance$183,039June 30, 2018
█████████ ██████████Vice President Marketing and Membership$222,696June 30, 2017
████████ ████Vice President of Development / Vice President Development$206,803June 30, 2018
███ █████Vice President of Human Resources-March 21, 2017
███████ █████Vice President of Human Resources / Vice President Human Relations$169,492June 30, 2018
███ ███████Vice President of Content and Programming / Director of Content and Programming-March 21, 2017
████████ █ ███████Vice President Content and Programming$207,006June 30, 2017
...and 14 more key personnel

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