Leading industry figures to advise on company strategy and retailing business intelligence innovation
Florham Park, NJ - July 23, 2012
KSS Fuels announced today the formation of its Client Advisory Board (the Board). Comprising industry-leading figures from the world of fuels and convenience retailing, the Board will supplement the KSS Fuels executive management team by providing expert industry guidance and validation of key strategic issues such as business direction, product/service roadmaps and retail technology innovation.
The Board will strengthen the Company’s existing industry fuels pricing and retail network planning knowledge by providing in-depth domain expertise. KSS Fuels welcomes the following Board members:
- Frank Gleeson, retail director of Topaz Energy Group Ltd.
- Ari Haseotes, president and chief operating officer of Cumberland Farms, Inc.
- Jeff Miller, president of Miller Oil Company Inc.
- Quinn Ricker, president of Ricker Oil Company
“The Client Advisory Board will fulfill an extremely valuable role for KSS Fuels, ensuring that we supplement existing knowledge with ‘real world’ industry experience. I am delighted to gather together a set of Board members who are highly recognized for their achievements in their respective markets. Each of them possesses outstanding talent and a passion for business intelligence and innovation to improve retail operations. The addition of MPSI retail network planning solutions and market data to existing KSS Fuels pricing solutions brings us a vast warehouse of petroleum retailing data and analytic tools. I’m confident our outstanding Board will help guide us in using these tools to bring significant value to retailers throughout the world,” stated Bob Stein, president and chief executive officer of KSS Fuels.
“I am honored to have such important industry leaders offer their time, energy and expertise to assist our experienced team at KSS Fuels as we continuously improve our retailing business intelligence solutions. Under their guidance, we will deliver enhanced fuels pricing, retail network planning and data analysis allowing our clients everywhere to make better-informed decisions for greater profitability,” added Stein.
ABOUT KALIBRATE TECHNOLOGIES
Kalibrate (formerly KSS Fuels) is the only global provider of fuels pricing and retail location intelligence, helping retailers fine-tune decisions to deliver on performance goals. Its proven software, analytics and consulting solutions draw on more than 20 years of expertise and insight into the needs and opportunities of petroleum retailers. Kalibrate has headquarters in Manchester, United Kingdom and Florham Park, New Jersey. The company also has a Center of Excellence in Tulsa, Oklahoma and sales operations in Florida, Illinois, Ohio, Texas, Canada, Brazil, China, India, Japan, Korea and Africa. For more information about Kalibrate, please visit Kalibrate.com.