Palmer Gas & Oil, Atkinson, N.H., announced changes to its management team. The company said it appointed four people to management positions as part of its strategic approach to long-term growth.
Says Peter Iacobucci, General Manager of Palmer Gas & Oil (PGO), “We are excited to welcome these new managers to the team. We are committed to ensuring that we are prepared to meet the needs of our customers both now and in the future, and supplementing an already high-performance team with these new talents will help to achieve that.”
Ben Kaul has been promoted to Delivery Manager and will lead the fuel delivery team with a focus on data analytics and optimization. Kaul Ben’s experience in transportation and logistics management includes having been with PGO for five years as a delivery scheduler and with a major package transport company for several years prior.
Jim Martin has joined PGO as the Sales Manager, replacing industry-veteran Leslie Steeves who has transitioned to the newly created role of Key Account Manager. Martin is a 16-year veteran of the fuel industry and has worked in both sales and operations management. His focus will be on new business; Steeves will shift her focus to large customer retention.
Scott Ireland is PGO’s new Safety Manager, chartered with ensuring that employees put PGO’s core value of safety above all else. He will be working closely with field teams to ensure adherence to safety protocols. Ireland has held many safety positions across a number of industries over a career of more than 35 years.
Bill Chisholm is new to the industry but he is not new to purchasing product and maintaining inventory levels. As the Supply and Pricing manager, he will lead a team responsible for ensuring that PGO has the fuel on hand to meet the challenges posed by New England weather. Palmer Gas & Oil provides propane and oil, as well as related equipment and services to customers in Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. For more information, visit PalmerGas.com.