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Navy Pier (NPI)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

NPI is a arts services organization based in Chicago, IL that was founded in 2011. As of 2019 they had $56 million in revenue and $208 million in assets.

NPI is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation established in 2011 to maintain Navy Pier and oversee the redevelopment of one of the most important civic landmarks in the United States and the top-visited leisure destination in the Midwest.

(312) 595-5282
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Program areas at NPI

Navy Pier is an iconic civic space and treasured resource for the community, uniquely situated adjacent to the mouth of the chicago river and on chicago's majestic lakefront. As the people's Pier, Navy Pier welcomes all and inspires discovery and wonder through partnerships and programs all year round. The Pier's free, year-round arts and cultural programming is designed to inspire, educate and connect guests across the city and globe. In 2018, the Pier continued its bold and exciting transformation, unveiling new physical redevelopment projects and plans, while continuing to deliver on its mission to extend a wide range of free, dynamic and eclectic programs to its nearly (continued in schedule o).

Form 990s for NPI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Nov 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 5, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Feb 21, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 8, 2016990View PDF
...and three more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NPI

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,065,425
Program services$54,039,780
Investment income and dividends$443,764
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-1,748
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$56,547,221

Vendors for NPI

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
BlackbaudCRM software; Fundraising software2020-09-06
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-09-06
█████ ████████ ███Tax accounting2019-11-15
████████████████████ ███Housekeeping$4,438,6542018-12-01
█████ ██████ ████████████ ███████Construction$8,551,3092018-12-01
██████ █████████ ████████Security$2,469,9992018-12-01
███ ██ ████Advertising$2,493,1122018-12-01
...and four more vendors

Personnel at NPI

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Marilynn GardnerPresident and Chief Executive Officer$494,579Nov. 15, 2019
Brian MurphyChief Operating Officer$373,383Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████Chief Financial Officer and Asst Treasurer$203,339Dec. 31, 2018
███ █████Chief Marketing Officer$339,664Dec. 31, 2017
████████ █████Chief Program Officer$300,620Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ███████Chief Ext Affairs and Strategy Officer$311,917Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ██████Senior Vice President of Operations$215,998Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █████Vice President of Construction$227,945Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █ █████████Executive Vice President - Design and Construction$296,416Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █ ███████Executive Vice President and General Counsel$272,502Dec. 31, 2018
...and 10 more key personnel

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