Riverside Distributors

Distributor of Christian Materials

Founded in 1943, Riverside was the nation’s largest independent distributor of products to the Christian market. Riverside was known for having the broadest selection of Bibles in North America. Riverside served more than 8,800 Christian retail accounts and represented 450 product suppliers ranging from Christian book and Bible publishers to music, gift, video, apparel, jewelry and software companies.

Iowa Falls, IA

Brian Demkowicz
Michael Beauregard

Transaction Type
Management Buyout

Investment Date
February 2001

Exit Date
December 2004

Primary SIC
2731, 2741, 5192