Shedd Aquarium Society

Shedd Aquarium Society

Shedd Aquarium Society

Overview
Date Founded

1930

Charitable Causes

Zoos & Aquariums
Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations

Employees (Worldwide)

809

Industries

Engineering, Construction & Architecture
Social Interest
Consumer Services

Company Description

Shedd Aquarium (formally the John G. Shedd Aquarium) is an indoor public aquarium in Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. Opened on May 30, 1930, the 5,000,000 US gal (19,000,000 l; 4,200,000 imp gal) aquarium was for some time the largest indoor facility in the world. Today it holds some 32,000 animals. Shedd Aquarium was the first inland aquarium with a permanent saltwater fish collection. It is located on Lake Michigan, on the Museum Campus Chicago, along with the Adler Planetarium and the Field Museum of Natural History. In 2015, the aquarium had 2.02 million visitors. It was the most visited aquarium in the U.S. in 2005, and in 2007, it surpassed the Field Museum as the most popular cultural attraction in Chicago. The aquarium contains 1,500 species, including fish, marine mammals, birds, snakes, amphibians, and insects. The aquarium received awards for "best exhibit" from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) for Seahorse Symphony in 1999, Amazon Rising in 2001, and Wild Reef in 2004. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1987.

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Executives & Employees

President & Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Senior Vice President, Conservation Partnerships & Programs

Senior Vice President, Board Liaison & Organizational Governance

Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Senior Vice President, Corporate Partnerships

Senior Vice President, Marketing, Guest Experience & Sales

Vice President

Vice President, Technology

Chief Development Officer

Board of Trustees

Chief Executive Officer at American List Counsel, Inc.

Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at GATX Corp.

Chief Executive Officer at Zebra Technologies Corp.

Founder at Waud Capital Partners LLC

Partner at Mayer Brown LLP

General Counsel & Secretary at McDonald's Corp.

Former Group President, Worldwide Finishing at Illinois Tool Works, Inc.

Global Head of Investment Banking at William Blair & Company LLC

Senior Partner at McKinsey & Co., Inc.

Chicago Managing Partner at Ernst & Young LLP

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Investment Manager

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Consultant

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Senior Vice President, Marketing, Guest Experience & Sales at Shedd Aquarium Society

Key Stats and Financials As of 2018
Market Capitalization
Total Enterprise Value
Earnings Per Share
Revenue
$55.1M
Non-Profit Donations & Grants
Non-Profit Donations & Grants Received
$5,000
02/28/2019
$12K
01/31/2019
$30K
12/31/2018
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