EmilyLeroyTwo New Members Join Spirit®’s Management Committee

Spirit® Petroleum proudly announces the appointment of two new members to the Management Committee of the Petroleum Marketers Oil Company, LLC, owner of the Spirit® brand. Both new committee members fill positions long held by managers now rotating off at the end of their tenures. Emily LeRoy, Executive Director of the Tennessee Fuel and Convenience Association replaces Mark Griffin of the Michigan Petroleum Association/Michigan Association of Convenience Stores; and Jeffrey Magness of Magness Oil (Harrison, AR) takes the spot vacated by Bruce Holmstrom, formerly of Vancouver Oil Co. (Vancouver, WA). More

Executive Profile
Dan Gilligan, Petroleum Marketers Association of America

Dan GilliganBorn and raised in Indianapolis, IN, PMAA President Dan Gilligan began his career there as a high school English teacher. “If you had told me when I started out teaching in Indiana that I’d eventually be leading national trade associations and dealing with all these varied issues, I’d have said you were nuts,” he laughs. More

Licensee Profile
Davenport Energy, Chatham, VA

Assessing and adapting to market conditions are the hallmark of any successful business, and it has brought Davenport Energy from humble beginnings in rural Chatham, VA to its current incarnation as a multi-product company with eight regional offices serving more than 25,000 customers (including 100 motor-fuel sites) throughout south-central Virginia. That kind of vision and adaptability is common to Spirit® licensees, who are quick to recognize the brand’s value in the changing landscape of the petroleum marketing business. More

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Partner Spotlight
Mountain Commercial Graphics

mountainLogoSpirit® Petroleum’s longtime partner Mountain Commercial Graphics is the exclusive provider of decals, banners and graphics for pumps, canopies and buildings for Spirit® sites. One of the nation’s leading vendors of of commercial graphics products, the privately-owned Houston-based company counts retail, transportation and petroleum companies among its long list of satisfied clients. More

Catch the Spirit
Look for the American eagle logo and meet us at the industry events below.
July 20–23, 2013
Sunshine Food & Fuel Expo
Booth #920
Orlando World Center Marriott
Orlando, FL
sunshinefoodandfuelexpo.com
August 11-15, 2013
PMAA State Executives Conference
Hilton Head, SC
September 3–5, 2013
Pacific Oil Conference
Booth# 308
L.A. Live
Los Angeles, CA
www.petroshow.com

September 12–13, 2013

Utah Petroleum Marketers & Retailers Association Convention & Trade Show

Zermatt Resort
Midway, UT
www.wpma.com/utah
October 11–12, 2013
PMAA Fall Meeting
Hyatt Regency
Atlanta, GA
www.pmaa.org
October 12–15, 2013
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) Show
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
www.nacsonline.com
February 18–20, 2014
WPMA National Convention and Convenience Store Expo
The Mirage Hotel
Las Vegas, NV
www.wpma.com
April 2–3, 2014
Midwest Petroleum and Convenience Trade Show (M-PACT)
Indiana Convention Center
Indianapolis, IN
m-pact.org
July 31–August 2, 2014

Idaho Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association Convention and Trade Show

Sun Valley Resort
Sun Valley, ID
www.wpma.com/idaho

 

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