Gary Perinar is executive secretary-treasurer (EST) of the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters, an organization comprising more than 30,000 skilled men and women building careers in the trades.Mr. Perinar is a third-generation business representative of the union and a 40-year member of Carpenters Local
174 where he served his apprenticeship. At age 32, Mr. Perinar became a full-time business representative and
later an assistant to the president/EST. He was twice elected as the second vice president of the Regional Council and has served under four ESTs. Mr. Perinar has also served the Regional Council as a delegate for 25 years and held the position of trustee on various committees and boards including health and welfare and pension funds
during this period.
The Apprentice and Training Program of the Carpenters provides four-year apprenticeships across numerous unique crafts and a skill-advancement curriculum that welcomes young people looking to dig in and embark on a career within the carpentry trade. Gary Perinar and the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters understand that union-member households produce many talent-rich, values-driven Scouts, and it is this tradition, camaraderie and career pathway that the Carpenters commit to sustaining.
Vice-Chairman Sponsor: $1,500
Full-Page Ad: $1,000
Half-Page Ad: $500
Quarter-Page Ad: $300
Congratulatory Statement: $100
Event Ticket: $100