Because it was commissioned to be built by Sears, Roebuck and Company. It is currently owned by a group of real estate investors and is now officially named Willis Tower because the Willis Insurance Group is the largest tenant. Sears… Full Answer
When the tower was built in 1973, the major tenant was Sears (Sears Roebuck & Co.) and the company's naming rights were granted for 30 years. However, the name remained unchanged after the expiration in 2003. When Willis Group Holdings… Full Answer
Not just one person deigned the Sears Tower, a company called Skidmore, Owings and Merril designed the Sears Tower. Skidmore Owings & Merrill: Bruce Graham, design architect; Fazlur Khan, structural engineer. While he did not build the structure (he died… Full Answer
While he did not build the structure (he died in l959), there is some evidence the idea was suggested under a different name (Illinois Building) by Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the few true skyscrapers in which he had a… Full Answer
He makes custom parts for cars, his company manufactures his designs and sells them. He gets paid more that a company such as "H.R.E" because his parts aren't as mainstream as a company like "H.R.E" or "BBS".
It was built to house the main offices of Sears, Roebuck, and Co. Sears has not had offices in the building since 1992, it was purchased by a group of real estate investors in 2004 and Willis Insurance Group has… Full Answer
Commission is money paid to a person or a company for making a sale. Tips is a small amount of money received by some service. They are both alike because money is paid to a person or company for their… Full Answer
Paid-up capital is the amount of money a company has received from shareholders in exchange for shares of stock. Paid-up capital is only created when a company sells its shares on the primary market directly to investors. That figure is… Full Answer
The amount of money a person is paid on a company owned vehicle for gas reimbursements will depend on the company. A person could get paid per mile or paid for each trip, no matter how many miles are traveled.
Well, the Willis Tower holds many offices. Many companies have their offices there. For many years Sears Roebuck occupied the largest part of the tower and the building became known by that name. Although Willis has been the largest tenant… Full Answer
Sears, Roebuck and Company was formed in 1893, making it 116 years old in 2009. The company has gone through several changes in that time and most recently merged with Kmart in 2005, forming the Sears Holdings Corporation.
No one. It's an office building, not a monument. It was built to be the headquarters of Sears, Roebuck, and Co. Sears has not had offices there since 1992 and since Willis Insurance Group is now the major tenant, it… Full Answer
A nonprofit company is not a company that doesn't make money. They do make money, in order to maintain the company, only that the money doesn't go for profit causes. That way the employees are still getting paid.