New Direx (United States)

John Sampson founded New Direx, Inc. in 1993 where he owns and operates the business from his New York office. New Direx specializes in concierge freight forwarding and customs brokerage. The company has its OTI, IATA and customs brokerage licenses. The greatest strength of the company is in its worldwide network of agents. John expanded the business in 2005 by opening an office and warehouse in Los Angeles, California.

New Direx handles diverse items such as liquid helium, high-value, time-sensitive electronics, entertainment cargo, specialty steel, designer clothing and much more.

John is married to Julie and they have two children. In his spare time John enjoys running, hiking, sushi and Big 10 NCAA collegiate wrestling.


2014-2016 1st Period as Director
2014-2016 2nd Period as President