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“It gives us a representative voice in the state of Kentucky, even though our corporate office is located across the river in Indiana. This is very important because we have a significant number of employees, assets, and locations located in Kentucky to serve a large portion of our customer base which is located in the state.” Chris Stratman, Heritage Petroleum LLC
“It affords me the involvement my company and my industry needs in our government on behalf of our best interests.” Michael Hardy, Hardy Oil Company
“To maintain currency in state and federal laws and regulations. To help move the regulatory process as a common voice.” Gary Logan, Max Arnold & Sons LLC
“Among my three areas of practice, I particularly enjoy working with KPMA and its members. I enjoy the industry, but most of all, I enjoy the people. Many KPMA members are multi-generational, family-owned companies, and through KPMA, I have met some of the finest people I have known. KPMA itself is like a family, and provides a valuable platform through which members may interact, build long-term relationships, and advance the industry.” Richard Johnson, Johnson Legal Network
“1) Governmental and regulatory relations; 2) Training and educational seminars; 3) Networking and; 4) Access to programs through the association” Steve Estepp, Estepp Energy
“Networking opportunities, great member programming, and amazing friendships!” Tom Fassas, Petro Towery
“KPMA provides Shield with the unique opportunity to allow interaction with the tank owner / marketer community to both stay abreast of our industry issues / concerns and to have a collective voice in industry matters.” Mark Sweet, Shield Environmental Associates Inc.
“There are many reasons I belong to KPMA but the most important one is that there is no one else looking out for the specific interest of my business in petroleum marketing in Frankfort as well as KPMA does.” Steve Harper, Harper Oil Products, Inc.
“We participate because this is the most engaged association out of the 40+ states we operate in. It allows a strong united voice.” Jerry Reinhard, Clean Fuels National
” I want to support the association as a collective voice in communication business and regulatory issues that affect our industry.” Scott Kiser, Woodford Oil Co.
“To keep up on all the important issues in our industry. In Kentucky, there is no better resource than the KPMA.” Jeff Lykins, Lykins Energy Solutions
“The KPMA is able to protect my business interests with legislators and regulators in Kentucky. The opportunity (through meetings) to have access to and to learn about new products, services, and technologies that affect my business.” Alex Fassas, Red Hed Oil Company
“Our company is a Kentucky Corporation that has been involved with the oil marketers in the Commonwealth for many of our 84 years in existence. We want to support our customers that have supported us.” John Austin, Modern Welding Company of Owensboro
“The KPMA looks out for the best interest of our industry and where we do business.” Brian Newcomb, Newcomb Oil Company
The mission of the Kentucky Petroleum Marketers
Association (KPMA) is to sustain and enrich relationships among members and with legislative/regulatory entities, to advance the industry and to enhance the consumer experience.