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Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC)

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

WERC is a trade / professional association based in Oak Brook, IL that was founded in 1977. As of 2018 they had $2.0 million in revenue and $1.3 million in assets.

Warehousing Education and Research Council's mission is to provide leadership in the warehousing/distribution field in its evolving role in the supply chain, to advance the art and science of warehousing management, and to enhance individual development.

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Program areas at WERC

Annual Conference: A regular, annual conference open to all council members for the purpose of exchanging ideas and information related to the warehouse industry.

Education/Research Seminars: Conferences open to all council members to teach implementation and dissemination of new techniques and trends within the industry.

Form 990s for WERC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Aug 6, 2019990OView PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 25, 2017990OView PDF
2015-06Apr 8, 2016990OView PDF
2014-06Mar 4, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for WERC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$2,040,041
Investment income and dividends$10,925
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,050,966

Vendors for WERC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Byrnes, LtdTax accounting2019-08-06
█████████ ████████Software2018-06-25
████ █ █████Tax accounting2018-05-21

Personnel at WERC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael MikitkaExecutive Director$167,186Dec. 23, 2020
Ken WoodlinPresident 8 X X$0June 30, 2018
███████ █████ ████Vice - President X-June 30, 2018
██████ ███████ ██Secretary and Treasurer-June 30, 2018
███ ███████████Vice President$0June 30, 2017
██████ █████Past President$0June 30, 2017
███████ █ ████████Past - President$0June 30, 2015

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA)501(c)(6)$5.6 millionSchaumburg, IL
2Mason Contractors Association of America501(c)(6)$2.1 millionAlgonquin, IL
3Control Systems Integrators Association (CSIA)501(c)(6)$1.8 millionOakbrook Terrace, IL
4Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association (ITHA)501(c)(6)$1.2 millionNorth Riverside, IL
5National Equipment Finance Association501(c)(6)$946,506Northbrook, IL
6Illinois Propane Gas Association501(c)(6)$1.0 millionSpringfield, IL
7Chicago Painters and Decorators Cooperation and Education Trust Fund501(c)(6)$5.9 millionMokena, IL
8Illinois Landscape Contractors Association (ILCA)501(c)(6)$2.1 millionOak Brook, IL
9Global Dairy Platform (GDP)501(c)(6)$3.7 millionRosemont, IL
10International Carwash Association (ICA)501(c)(6)$6.9 millionChicago, IL
11Illinois Craft Brewers Guild501(c)(6)$937,349Chicago, IL
12Steel Tube Institute (STI)501(c)(6)$1.5 millionGlenview, IL
13American Specialty Toy Retailing (ASTRA)501(c)(6)$2.8 millionChicago, IL
14Chicago Interactive Marketing Association501(c)(6)$654,687Chicago, IL
15Ceilings and Interior Systems Construction Association501(c)(6)$886,219Oak Brook, IL
16Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA)501(c)(6)$3.1 millionChicago, IL
17Spring Manufacturers Institute501(c)(6)$655,281Oak Brook, IL
18Northcenter Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$854,880Chicago, IL
19Cosmetologists Chicago (CC)501(c)(6)$3.5 millionRosemont, IL
20SMACNA Greater Chicago501(c)(6)$1.7 millionOak Brook, IL
21Illinois Beef Association (IBA)501(c)(6)$1.9 millionSpringfield, IL
22Geneva Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$1.3 millionGeneva, IL
23Lakeview Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$1.3 millionChicago, IL
24GS1 Data Excellence501(c)(6)$2.7 millionEwing, NJ
25Greater Sayville Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$532,412Sayville, NY