Bill Martin, has been in the car washing industry for over 40 years working to evolve and improve the Metro Express model to find “the perfect matrix of washing solutions, equipment, environment and technology.”
Stinker was founded in 1936 by Farris Lind. The first store was a service station in Twin Falls, Idaho. Stinker has grown over the years and operates convenience stores and truck stops throughout Idaho. The company currently employs more than 500 people.
Director of Human Resources Morris Petroleum, DBA Sprint Mart
With experience spanning some of the world’s most recognized and admired companies, Chris McKinney now leads Human Resources strategy and operations for a suite of companies: Victory Marketing, LLC (dba Sprint Mart), Burgers & More, Inc. and Morris Petroleum, Inc.
John Peyton is President of GATE Petroleum Company, a large privately-held company in Florida, where he oversees the company’s operations in retail, real estate development, hospitality and construction materials.
From painting curbs at his family’s first gas station in 1983 to creating a new brand for his family business, Larry Jackson has hands-on experience with just about every facet of convenience store operations.
Linda McKenna is Principal and Co-founder of Employee Performance Strategies, Inc.; a consulting firm that improves client’s bottom line through customer relationship, leadership and employee performance improvement strategies.
General Manager Cliff’s Local Markets NAG Board Chairman
Peter Tamburro has a long history in the convenience store industry and the National Advisory Group (NAG.) He was elected to the New York Association of Convenience Stores (NYACS) Convenience Store Hall of Fame, which honors retailers for exceptional achievement in the convenience store industry, earlier this year.
Spencer Thomas serves as the Brand Manager for Southwest Georgia Oil, which operates more than 100 stores under the Inland, Sun Stop, S&S Food Store, and Sun Valley Market brands in Georgia and Florida.