501-1,000 employees

About Us

About us With over 75 years in the food distribution service, Nicholas & Company delivers exceptional products and services throughout the Intermountain West. From our humble beginnings in 1939 to our current third-generation leadership and state-of-the art food distribution facilities, Nicholas & Company has delivered the highest quality products and services to our valued customers. Although the technology has changed, the secret ingredient in our family recipe has always been philotimo, a Greek word meaning “the love of honor.” We think it captures the true importance of hospitality, the value of establishing genuine partnerships, and the passion for serving people our company has always enjoyed. To ensure we’re meeting these goals every day, we’ve assembled resources including a team of foodservice experts, state-of-the-art facilities, cutting-edge technology, exemplary food safety practices, and refined efficiencies… all designed to help us deliver the very best to our customers every day so that they can deliver the best to theirs! At Nicholas & Company, we’re not just in the business of food, we’re in the business of families. Since 1939, Nicholas & Company has been a family-owned, local, independent foodservice distributor delivering to the intermountain west. Their corporate office and distribution center is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, providing over 500 jobs in the local community. Consecutive winner of 2011, 2010 & 2009 Best of State Food Services & Distributors. Nicholas & Company has been awarded the Work Life Award for 9 consecutive years.

UPCOMING CONFERENCES

August 6, 2016
Ratish Naroor
Director of SEO

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January 7, 2017
Jordan Ison
Lead Solutions Consultant

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January 11, 2017
Ashley McCrillis, MBA
Product Manager, Teavana - Nestle Coffee

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January 19, 2017
Lindsey Tsuya
Senior Technical Analyst

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January 23, 2017
Jeffery Hunt
Sr. Manager, Strategic Customer Success

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February 4, 2017
Tim Mueller-Sim
Co-Founder

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February 6, 2017
Doug Hicken
Director Of Operations

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January 10, 2018
Elena Igumnova
Data Scientist

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January 10, 2018
Laura Conklin
Associate Product Manager

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January 18, 2018
Jeffery Hunt
Sr. Manager, Strategic Customer Success

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STUDENT AMBASSADORS

Vallabh Sambamurthy
Associate Dean for Outreach and Engagement at Michigan State University - The Eli Broad College of Business
1988, Ph.D., University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management.

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Carol Saunders
Professor of Management at University of Central Florida
University of Houston.

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Karthik Kannan
Thomas Howatt Chair in Management at Purdue University
2002, M.Phil, Carnegie Mellon University.

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Vanessa Ruelas
2017, University of Utah.

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Lianna Kinard
Vice President of Marketing at The Buckner Company
2019, Master of Liberal Arts (MLA), Harvard University.

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Ruchi Watson
Assistant Dean at University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business
2018, Doctor of Education - EdD, University of Pennsylvania.

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Liliana Castrellon
Graduate Assistant at Utah Education Policy Center
2017, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Utah.

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Christine DeDen
Undergraduate Research Assistant at Musculoskeletal Research Laboratories
2017, University of Utah.

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Esteban Benites-Moreno
Community Health Educator at Planned Parenthood
2015, Health Education and Promotion BS, University of Utah.

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Francisco Samaniega
Credit Specialist in Digital Finance at Goldman Sachs
2015, Bachelor of Arts: Communication, University of Utah.

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