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About Navy Pier, Inc.

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Navy Pier, Inc. (NPI) is a 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit corporation established in 2011 to maintain Navy Pier as a historic public landmark and oversee its redevelopment.

NPIís Mission
NPIís primary function is to further Navy Pierís mission to be a world-class public place that celebrates and showcases the vitality of Chicago and provides for the enjoyment of Chicago-area residents and visitors year-round. Navy Pier will forever be an eclectic mix of public, cultural, educational, recreational, retail, dining, entertainment and other compatible uses attracting a broad range of visitors and managed within a business framework that provides for its long-term financial sustainability.

NPI governs and manages Navy Pier under the leadership of a board of directors comprised of civic leaders dedicated to seeing it through the many stages of redevelopment.

NPI is committed to being an environmentally-friendly facility through the practice of better energy efficiency, waste reduction and resource conservation at Navy Pier. We strive to incorporate the latest technologies and processes that make it convenient and cost-effective for all of our visitors, tenant companies and customers to help sustain and protect our environment.

The Centennial Vision: A Message from the President

Statement of Operating Principles and Values

Navy Pier Inc. Conflict of Interest Policy

Form 990 – 2013
Form 990 – 2012
Form 990 - 2011

Financial Statements: December 31, 2013 and 2012

About the Board

Navy Pier, Inc.’s Board of Directors represents leadership of civically focused business leaders who have demonstrated clear commitment to public service as well as proven management skills and experience.

NPI’s Board meets on a regular basis to conduct the corporation’s business and holds an Annual Meeting which is open to the public each January. The dates of all future meetings will be published as scheduling is confirmed.

Current Board Members

William J. Brodsky
Chairman, NPI Board

CBOE Holdings Inc.
  Andrea Zopp
Vice-Chairman, NPI Board

President & CEO
Chicago Urban League

Katie McClain
Secretary, NPI Board
Senior Manager
Invenergy LLC


Jack M. Greenberg
Ex-Officio, NPI Board
Chairman, MPEA
Jack Greenberg Associates

  James R. Reilly
Ex-Officio, NPI Board

  Marilynn K. Gardner
Ex-Officio, NPI Board

President & CEO
Navy Pier, Inc.
Roger J. Kiley, Jr.
Ex-Officio, NPI Board

Roger J. Kiley, Jr. Law

Norman Bobins
The PrivateBank


Bruce R. Bachmann
Bachmann Associates


Devon Bruce
Powers, Rogers & Smith, P.C.


Frank Clark
Retired Chairman & CEO


Nora Daley


Patrick F. Daly
The Daly Group


Sarah Garvey
Retired Senior Executive
The Boeing Company

  Roberto Herencia
President & CEO
BXM Holdings, Inc.
  Donna LaPietra
Kurtis Productions
Timothy Mullen
Mullen Foundation
  Michael OíRourke
Signature Bank
  Terry Peterson
Chicago Transit Board
Jorge Ramirez
Chicago Federation of Labor
  John Schmidt
Mayer Brown
  Kurt Summers
Senior Vice President
Grosvenor Capital Management, LLP

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