Chris Lazzara


Christopher Lazzara joined NRI in 2000 as a sales associate, and advanced to become President in 2009. He serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors. Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from The Florida State University College of Business.

Chris Lazzara leads NRI’s business focus on three fundamental aspects: Leading the industry with quality composite solutions; Fostering innovation and development of new cutting edge composite technology; and Expanding into new global markets. He offers the strategic agility and visionary operations to pave the path for NRI’s growth.

Holder of numerous patents, he is involved in Research and Development at NRI. He also works closely with the entire management team to guide the future of the company.

Chris Lazzara has been recognized for his industry leadership, and he was elected as a board member on the ASME PCC2 Pipeline committee in 2006. This position offers him a chance to interact with other executives within the pipeline industry to make sure composites are correctly used and evaluated. He has also collaborated to publish various technical papers and articles for related industry publications and seminars.