Nick Martire

Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Norda

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Montreal

Stream: Supply Chain

Nicholas F. Martire is a brand builder, entrepreneur and ultra endurance athlete.

In 2020, Nick along with his wife and longtime business partner co-founded norda™, Canada’s first running shoe company. The company’s first product breaks the historical boundary of performance and sustainability with the introduction of the world’s first seamless shoe made with bio-based Dyneema®, the world’s strongest and lightest fiber™.

He is also currently the President of Oak House, Inc., a private company, that builds global footwear & apparel brands – from initial design concept to global omni-channel strategy. The company is a strategic partner to cutting edge brands Mackage, Ciele Athletics and has operated franchise brands, retail and digital commerce in Canada for Pretty Ballerinas, Barbour, Belstaff. In 2019, the company successfully partnered with Champlain Financial Corporation for the acquisition of La Canadienne, a Montreal, Canada based footwear brand and manufacturer. Nicholas led the acquisition and integration as CEO in 2019.