President, New York Association of Convenience Stores
For the past 20 years, Jim Calvin has been President of the New York Association of Convenience Stores (NYACS), an award-winning trade organization representing 8,500 neighborhood convenience stores statewide.
Director, Stewart's Shops; President, Lakeside Business Advisors
David Caruso retired April in 2018 as Senior Vice President for Stewart’s Shops. Throughout his 32-year career with Stewart’s he was instrumental in its development into one of the nation’s largest family and employee owned convenience store chains.
Richard K. Crone leads Crone Consulting LLC, helping financial institutions, billers, merchants, payment networks, processors, start-ups and investors transform payments from a cost of business to revenue-producing new lines of business.
Raymond Huff is the president of HJB Convenience Corp., which operates a chain of 19 specialty convenience stores in the central business districts of Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Detroit and Hawaii.
Linda 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.
Director of Retail Operations, Tobacco Central / Low Bob's Group
Jerry is currently the Director of Retail Operations at Tobacco Central / Low Bob’s Group located in South Bend, Indiana. He oversees 54 retail tobacco and convenience stores across the state of Indiana.