Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority

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Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority
Private
Industry Expo center
Tourism
Founded Chicago, Illinois (1989)
Headquarters Chicago, Illinois
Revenue
  • DecreaseUS$257,635,000 (2012)
  • US$325,359,000 (2011)
  • IncreaseUS$37,095,000 (2012)
  • US$35,748,000 (2011)
  • DecreaseUS$-999,087,000 (2012)
  • US$-832,942,000 (2011)
Total assets
  • DecreaseUS$2,547,894,000 (2012)
  • US$2,674,572,000 (2011)
Website http://mpea.com
Footnotes / references
[1][2]

The Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, commonly known as McPier or MPEA, is a corporation that was created by the Illinois General Assembly in 1989[1] from the Metropolitan Fair and Exposition Authority by the "Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority Act".[3] It owns and manages several properties in the Chicago area, including McCormick Place and Navy Pier.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "McCormick Place History". Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  2. ^ KPMG (30 June 2012). "Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority: Basic Financial Statements" (PDF). pp. 7–15. Retrieved 22 April 2013. 
  3. ^ 70 ILCS 210/1 et seq.
  4. ^ "MPEA official website". Retrieved 2008-07-17.