Steve Grabell, CFO of NFI, one of North America’s largest supply chain solutions providers, has been named NJBIZ CFO of the Year. Winning for the large private company category, Grabell accepted the award at the annual event this week in Somerset, N.J. The awards program celebrates top financial executives who contribute to the success of New Jersey’s economic growth and stability.
“On behalf of NFI and the Brown family, I would like to congratulate Steve on this distinguished honor,” said NFI CEO, Sid Brown. “Ever since Steve joined NFI nine years ago, he has been and continues to be an instrumental part in the growth and success of NFI as a strategic advisor for our management team. During his tenure, Steve has overseen our mergers and acquisitions effort and has been a tremendous enabler of our 250 percent company revenue growth to nearly $2 billion.”
In addition to finance, Grabell oversees multiple functions across NFI including the continuous improvement, tax, fleet services, and marketing departments. As a strategic advisor, Grabell is engaged in business development across all of NFI’s supply chain solutions, which include dedicated transportation, warehousing, brokerage, transportation management, intermodal, global logistics, drayage, and commercial real estate. With service offerings spanning many industries including food and beverage, grocery, consumer packaged goods, and manufacturing, NFI’s almost 10,000 employees provide custom solutions for its many customers ranging from regional businesses to Fortune 500 companies.