About us

ABOUT DAY RUNNER

The Company

The courier industry is antiquated and has remained relatively unchanged, with minimal use of technology, sub par service levels and no national brand. Day Runner is the first national brand for On-demand delivery. We offer businesses a superior experience built on convenience, reliability and unmatched customer service, all powered by our proprietary technology platform. We provide easy web and mobile ordering, flexible delivery options, transparent pricing, real-time tracking and confirmations, up-to-the-minute ETAs, delivery Agent ratings and a feature-rich API for a seamless last mile logistics solution. Day Runner is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

THE FAST AND CONVENIENT WAY TO GET
THINGS DELIVERED.

With our flexible delivery options, real-time tracking, confirmations and professional service, Day Runner delivers faster for businesses and individuals.

WHAT WE DELIVER

    Here are just a few examples of items we can deliver:

  • CARPETING / TILES
  • APPLIANCES/EQUIPMENT
  • AUTO PARTS & TIRES
  • MATTRESSES & FURNITURE
  • MEDICAL SUPPLIES
  • CONSTRUCTION SUPPLIES

THE TEAM

Marvin Walker
Founder and CEO, Day Runner, Inc.
Marvin Walker has always been an entrepreneur. Growing up in his native Guyana, Walker would sell plantain chips in plastic bags on the streets alongside other children helping to make ends meet. His family soon immigrated to the United States and situated in Bronx, New York, where his mother worked tirelessly as a hotel housekeeper. Learning the value of hard work from his mother and step-father, Walker enlisted in the Marine Corps after graduating high school, hoping to end the cycle of poverty for his family. While serving as a machine gunner in the Marines, he studied successful entrepreneurs and the industries where they thrived.
Jeffrey Walker
Business Development
Jeffrey brings to the table a decade of business technology experience in project management, entrepreneurship, and development. During this tenure he has supervised numerous technology projects, including research assessments, workflow planning, website design & testing, content management, and digital marketing. Jeffrey holds a Master’s in Education degree from Columbia University. You can find him on LinkedIn.
Mufaro Chivore
Business Development
After working for various digital marketing companies in NYC for a decade, Mufaro realized that technology is massively disrupting the playing field. Seizing the opportunity, he escaped from the matrix and now happily works as an independent consultant in the Atlanta area. As a digital enabler and growth strategist, Mufaro leverages the most innovative best practices to help clients and companies increase revenue and compete in today’s fast-paced market. Feel free to connect with him on LinkedIn.
PD Cannon
Business Development
Documented record of strong, decisive private sector executive leadership in founding and building an organization from the ground level that started with less than five employees’ and very little capital, into a renowned commercial management firm. His experience in business development leads to company success at DayRunner today because of good savvy business development, marketing and leadership skills. This skill- set coupled with a know-how of structuring public-private ventures and strategic relationships between majority-to- minority and minority-to- minority owned entities to increase bottom line results for both, makes him a valuable asset to the organization.
April Davis
April Davis learned at a early age working in her fathers bakeries that it takes hard work and determination to grow and manage a successful business. She began her career at American Express with the responsibility of managing key accounts for Establishment Services while being the lead contact for the Asian Network at American Express. Her main duty as the lead of the Asian Network was to educate executives on how to bridge and build relationships within the Asian community. Since then, April has worked with other Fortune 500 companies such as MasterCard, Verizon, Deltek, PPD, and Siemens Canada. Her success at establishing and growing profitable relationships led to her running her own firm, Davis-Sloan and Associates. April is looking forward to using her 18 years of experience to add to the dynamic team at Day Runner.
John Morrison
John Morrison is a professional software engineer with over 20 years of experience. He has successfully lead the creation and growth of industry awarded software titles for both desktop and mobile applications. Mr. Morrison's most recent efforts have contributed to the success of an enterprise level financial institution with over $90 billion in assets, providing mobile banking app design and development for iOS (iPhone/iPad) to over 7.5 million members.