Gordon Segal

Founder at Prairie Management, Inc.

Gordon Segal

Gordon Segal

Founder at Prairie Management, Inc.

Biography

Gordon L. Segal founded Euromarket Designs, Inc. Mr. Segal is on the board of Evereve, Inc. and Lyric Opera of Chicago. Mr. Segal previously occupied the position of Chief Executive Officer of Euromarket Designs, Inc. Mr. Segal received an undergraduate degree from Northwestern University.

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Prairie Management, Inc.
Crate & Barrel

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Number of Boards

2

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Co-Founder at Crate & Barrel

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Executive Chair at The Duchossois Group, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at Illinois Tool Works, Inc.

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Vice Chairman & National Managing Partner, Center for Board Effectiveness at Deloitte LLP

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Former Vice Chairman at Art Institute of Chicago

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Former Vice Chairman at Art Institute of Chicago

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Vice Chairman at Big Shoulders Fund

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President Emeritus at The Field Museum of Natural History

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SEE Schedule at Northwestern Memorial Healthcare Group Return

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Euromarket Designs, Inc. owns and operates retail showrooms of house wares and furniture. Its products include furniture, dining and entertaining, kitchen wares, decorations and pillows, rugs and curtains, lighting and fixtures, and bed and bath supplies. The company was founded by Gordon L. Segal and Carole Browe Segal in 1962 and is headquartered in Naperville, IL.

Education
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Northwestern University is a private institution founded in 1851 to serve the Northwest Territory, an area that now includes the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and parts of Minnesota. In 1853 the founders purchased a 379-acre tract of land on the shore of Lake Michigan 12 miles north of Chicago. They established a campus and developed the land near it, naming the surrounding town Evanston in honor of one of the University's founders, John Evans. After completing its first building, its first building in 1855, Northwestern began classes that fall with two faculty members and 10 students. Northwestern has three campuses and a total of 12 Schools and Colleges (one of which is located in South Florida. Two campuses are located on Lake Michigan, a 240-acre campus in Evanston, the first suburb north of Chicago, and a 25-acre campus in Chicago. One campus is located in Doha, Qatar. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment that transcends traditional academic boundaries. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth in a setting enhanced by the richness of Chicago.

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A global community of leaders enriching each other’s lives through unique connections and enduring relationships.

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The Civic Committee of The Commercial Club of Chicago is a private, not-for-profit organization whose mission is to stimulate and encourage the growth of the area's economy and its ability to provide for its people. The Civic Committee pursues economic development in its broadest sense by supporting efforts to improve the general business environment - the structure and processes of the local economy - so that businesses can prosper and generate jobs. The Civic Committee also works to protect and improve those parts of the local environment on which employers depend: sound and effective local government services, superior transportation and communication networks, strong education and training systems, excellent health care delivery and reasonable local tax and regulatory structures. The Civic Committee gives special attention to efforts and plans that relate to the entire Chicago metropolitan area in the belief that the City of Chicago and its surrounding territory constitute a single and interdependent economic region. In pursuing these goals, the Civic Committee seeks out partnerships with other public and private sector organizations so as to minimize duplication of efforts and to utilize the strength of coalitions representing different constituencies.

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Current

WPO (World Presidents’ Organization) is the next chapter of the YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) experience for members ages 50 and older and was established as a continuation of the lifelong leadership journey that began in YPO. WPO members enjoy the same great benefits as YPO members as well as several WPO-specific benefits tailored for their unique needs.

Career History
Co-Founder
1962 - Prior

Euromarket Designs, Inc. owns and operates retail showrooms of house wares and furniture. Its products include furniture, dining and entertaining, kitchen wares, decorations and pillows, rugs and curtains, lighting and fixtures, and bed and bath supplies. The company was founded by Gordon L. Segal and Carole Browe Segal in 1962 and is headquartered in Naperville, IL.

Founder
Current

Prairie Management, Inc. is a private company headquartered in Chicago, IL, focused on investors. Prairie Management Corporation was founded in 1991 as the property management arm of Carroll Properties Inc. Prairie’s current business is the daily management of the Carroll Properties real estate portfolio. Prairie also offers specialized advisory services to private and institutional real estate investors.

Boards & Committees
Member, Chicago Advisory Board
Current

For more than 30 years, Facing History and itself has believed that education is the key to combating bigotry and nurturing democracy.The firm works with educators throughout their careers to improve their effectiveness in the classroom, as well as their students' academic performance and civic learning. Through a rigorous investigation of the events that led to the Holocaust, as well as other recent examples of genocide and mass violence, students in a Facing History class learn to combat prejudice with compassion, indifference with participation, and myth and misinformation with knowledge.Facing History's impact in supporting teachers' effectiveness and promoting students' academic development and civic learning has been demonstrated in more than one hundred studies by independent researchers and Facing History evaluators.Since it was founded in 1976 in Brookline, Massachusetts, Facing History and itself has grown from an innovative course taught in a single school district to an international organization with more than 150 staff members in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, London, Los Angeles, Memphis, New England, New York, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Toronto, and partnerships in Northern Ireland, Israel, Rwanda, China and South Africa. These offices and partnerships, as well as projects throughout North America and around the world, support a network of more than 29,000 trained educators who reach nearly two million young people annually.

Life Trustee
Current

The Chicago Historical Society is a privately endowed, independent institution devoted to collecting, interpreting, and presenting the rich multicultural history of Chicago and Illinois, as well as selected areas of American history, to the public through exhibitions, programs, research collections, and publications.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1,800 - $4,999
2018

J Street is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans fighting for the future of Israel as the democratic homeland of the Jewish people. They believe that Israel’s Jewish and democratic character depend on a two-state solution, resulting in a Palestinian state living alongside Israel in peace and security.

$1,800 - $4,999
2017

J Street is the political home for pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans fighting for the future of Israel as the democratic homeland of the Jewish people. They believe that Israel’s Jewish and democratic character depend on a two-state solution, resulting in a Palestinian state living alongside Israel in peace and security.

$1,000 - $4,999
2017

ADVANCE PUBLIC KNOWLEDGE AND APPRECIATION OF ARCHITECTURE. SEE SCHEDULE O.The Chicago Architecture Foundation's (CAF) mission is to inspire people to discover why design matters. CAF advances public interest and education in architecture and design, which the organization pursues through architecture tours, exhibitions, lectures, special events, as well as adult, youth and family programs. Programs enhance appreciation of Chicago's architectural legacy, and promote understanding and encourage dialogue about how the built environment shapes the city's future.

Political Donations
$1,500
2016

Senator from Colorado

$500
2014

Minority Whip at Office of the Senate Minority Whip, Richard J. Durbin

$500
2012

Representative from Illinois's 17th Congressional District

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Casper Sleep, Inc. engages in the provision of sleep products. It offers pillows, sheets, duvets, bedroom furniture, sleep accessories, sleep technology, and sleep services. The company was founded by Jeffrey Chapin, Gabriel Flateman, Philip Krim, Neal Parikh, and Timothy Luke Sherwin on October 24, 2013 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Rex

Rex is an of New Zealand private company focused on computer integrated systems design.The firm's website shows the following as a description of the firm: REX is the first licensed residential real estate brokerage that uses AI and big data to push past the outmoded business practices of traditional realtors by providing dramatically better outcomes and experiences for both buyers and sellers at dramatically lower costs.

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Framebridge, Inc. provides custom framing services. It enables customers to mail their arts, such as souvenir posters, antique maps, beach trip instagram, diplomas, baby announcements and other special arts to its studio or upload them in its website. The firm offers Instagram framing, jersey framing, designer's choice and gallery wall. The company was founded by Susan Tynan in 2014 and is headquartered in Lanham, MD.

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