Leading Ladies – Meet Avelyn

Leading Lady, Avelyn

Avelyn was one of NRI USA’s first employees.  After leaving for a short stint at another company, she returned to NRI where she continues to be a key asset in our success.  She has held a number of roles, most recently as Systems Project Manager.  Avelyn leads the systems integration process, helping our clients integrate seamlessly with NRI to ensure efficient and accurate operations.  With the support of NRI’s leadership, she decided to move closer to family and currently works remotely from Idaho.

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Leading Ladies – Meet Tamira

Leading Lady, Tamira

Meet Tamira, Talent Acquisition Specialist based out of the Los Angeles office. She’s been with NRI since 2018, starting as a People Experience Advisor. Since starting at NRI, she has been an integral part of hiring our talent.

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NRI Makes Organizational Moves

NRI is excited to announce organizational updates to our Business Development and Business Services teams to further enhance services for our clients and partners, and better align our people strategy.

With increased focus on NRI growth strategy, Ryan Dale-Johnson moves into Director of Sales – heading up the Business Development team of Sales, Freight Sales, and Marketing.

The Accounts team including Dave Kuan and Leemarie Soto join Will Jordan, Director of Accounts and Planning, in the newly formed Account Services and Client Management team. Additionally, Amanda De Monte and Jameel Thompson will be supporting the team in their respective capacities as Account Service Managers. These moves will bring further focus to our valued clients through increased cohesiveness, support, and engagement tools; as well as improved internal training, and standards.

“We look forward to building even more successful partnerships with our clients moving forward with these changes,” said NRI Distribution President Chris Maydaniuk. “Both Ryan and Will have a long tenure with NRI, having been with us since our formative years, and we are very confident in their ability to work together with their teams towards the long-term success of our partners and our one team mindset.”

Inc 5000 Press Release


Ryan Dale-Johnson


NRI Distribution Named One of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies by Inc . Magazine


NRI Distribution Ranks No. 2293 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 List with Three-Year Revenue Growth of 175%


[LOS ANGELES, CA, September 4th, 2019] — NRI Distribution, a 3PL provider specializing in the fulfillment of premium lifestyle brands, was announced as one of the fastest-growing companies in America by Inc . Magazine on its 2019 Inc. 5000 list. This is NRI Distribution’s first time appearing on the Inc. 5000, the most prestigious annual ranking of the top 5,000 most successful privately held companies in the United States. In previous years the list has featured companies such as GoPro, Facebook, Dell, Pandora, Domino’s Pizza, and other wellknown names as honorees.

With a revenue of $40.3 million dollars and revenue growth of 175% over the past three years, Canadian-founded NRI Distribution ranked at number 2,293 on the 2019 list.

“We are deeply honored and humbled to have been recognized by Inc . Magazine on their Inc. 5000 list,” said Chris Maydaniuk, President of NRI Distribution . “I am immensely proud of each member of the NRI team, and I am grateful for all of their hard work that has contributed to NRI Distribution earning this significant distinction.”

Many paths to growth exhibited by Inc. 5000 listed companies
Inc. Magazine observed staggering growth in their comparison of the Inc. 5000 list from 2018 to 2019. The magazine reported that this year’s list as a whole achieved three-year average growth of 454 percent, and a median rate of 157 percent.

“The companies on this year’s list have followed so many different paths to success,” said Inc. editor in chief James Ledbetter in a recent press release. “There’s no single course you can follow or investment you can take that will guarantee this kind of spectacular growth. But what they have in common is persistence and seizing opportunities.”

NRI Distribution continues to expand
Focusing on the North American fulfillment of premium branded footwear, apparel and accessories, NRI Distribution has experienced rapid growth over the last several years. The third-party logistics provider currently owns and operates a total of six warehouses across Canada and the United States. In 2018, the company opened a new warehouse in Montreal, Quebec, and NRI Distribution plans to continue this growth by expanding into East Coast USA during the spring of 2020.

“We have built our growth strategy with superior customer service at our core,” said Maydaniuk . “Our dedication to our client’s success is part of the DNA of NRI Distribution. It has set us apart from our 3PL competitors, and it has enabled us to build relationships with our clients that have continued to bloom since we began this business 22 years ago. To be selected as an honoree of the 2019 Inc. 5000 list is a celebration for us all.”

To view the Inc. 5000 list in its entirety, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, visit www.inc.com/inc5000.

About NRI Distribution
NRI Distribution is a 3PL providing scalable solutions to aspirational lifestyle brands across all channels of e-commerce, wholesale, retail, and reverse logistics. With over 1,000,000 square feet of combined warehouse space in Canada and the United States, NRI continues to grow and is grateful to have been recognized by Inc. Magazine as the 2,293rd fastest growing company in North America.