John Decker

Warehouse Manager


p: (312) 445-8760



John has vast experience in the areas of shipping/receiving, and his position at Illini Hardware Corporation is able to encompass that and more.  John began will Illini Hardware Corporation in January 2013, after the company he had been with for many years was downsizing.  John helps keep IHC’s Warehouse well organized by preparing shipments, performing job layouts, receiving products and verifying both inbound and outbound shipments for accuracy.  In addition to his warehouse duties, he also makes product deliveries.

John’s reliability and mechanical knowledge, paired with his ability to adapt and problem solve, have been extremely beneficial to IHC’s day to day production.

John also holds a certificate as Certified Forklift Trainer.

When John’s not at work, he enjoys spending time in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, where he owns a piece of property.  When the weather is nice, he also enjoys tending to his garden.

John and his wife share four children, two whom live in Florida, one in Madison and one in New York City.  They also have many friends and family members in the immediate area.