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Drew McElroy, Co-Founder & CEO

Drew McElroy

Co-Founder & CEO, Transfix

Drew McElroy is the CEO and co-founder of Transfix, a leading online freight marketplace that brings immediate capacity and guaranteed reliability for those seeking smarter, lower cost ways to move freight.

Prior to founding Transfix in 2013, McElroy was the President of Priority Distribution Inc. (PDI), a mid-market transportation management and third-party logistics provider (3PL). He officially joined the company as Vice President of Business Development in May 2004 but had been working with his parents at PDI over the summer since he was twelve.

McElroy previously served as the President of the New Jersey Roundtable of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP). He earned a Bachelor of Science in Management and International Business from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University.

Drew and and his co-founder, Jonathan Salama, are reinventing the $600 billion market through innovative technology and deep understanding of the industry. Transfix provides instant pricing, unparalleled service and visibility to some of the world’s largest retailers, food & beverage manufacturers and consumer products producers. Top carriers across the country trust Transfix to provide them with reliable jobs, easy tools, effortless communication and quick payments. Transfix has raised more than $78.5 million in funding from top venture capitalists including New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Canvas Ventures, and Lerer Hippeau.