Sidney Brown, Chief Executive Officer at NFI, has been named an Outstanding Entrepreneur by South Jersey Biz, a regional business publication. NFI is a leading supply chain solutions provider, headquartered in southern New Jersey, and privately owned by the Brown family since 1932.
Compiled by local nominations and editor consensus, the South Jersey Biz Outstanding Entrepreneur list recognizes leading business professionals in the area. Those named on the list represent the best of entrepreneurship in South Jersey, and bring a personal passion for success to their industries.
Sid has been with NFI for over 30 years and currently owns the third generation family company with his brothers, Ike and Jeff. When Sid and his brothers first joined NFI in the early 1980s, the company focused mainly on over-the-road trucking services. Over the years, the company quickly evolved to meet the demands of modern shippers and today provides a suite of supply chain services including dedicated transportation, warehousing, intermodal, brokerage, transportation management, global, and real estate. The company continues to invest and expand in New Jersey and throughout North America.
Sid also serves as a chairman of the board of directors for Sun Bancorp, is a board member of J&J Snack Foods and FS Energy and Power, and sits on the board of trustees for The Cooper Health System.