BARKER LEMAR PROMOTES PALMER
TO PETROLEUM SERVICES OPS MANAGER
promoted Grant Palmer to petroleum services operations
manager, the company announced.
Palmer joined Barker Lemar’s engineering division as an
environmental specialist in 2014. Since 2016, he has led the
company’s convenience store compliance efforts.
“Grant’s customer-focused solutions and extensive compliance knowledge made him a natural ;t for this position,”
said Mary Thomsen, CEO of Barker Lemar. “Our fuel
station service offerings are rapidly growing, and Grant will
be assisting with the management of projects, contracts and
“We’re excited for our growth and welcome Grant’s
increased involvement in the petroleum services team.”
JONES & FRANK NAMES MORRISON CFO
Jones & Frank, a North
American fueling system
solutions provider, named
Wayne Morrison chief
;nancial of;cer, effective
March 2, the company
“I am excited about
Wayne joining the Jones & Frank team,” said Jim Bolch,
CEO of Jones & Frank. “He is a seasoned executive with over
30 years’ experience in operations, ;nance and accounting.”
Morrison joins Jones & Frank after a long and distin-
guished career including multiple ;nancial leadership roles
in public and private companies.
He has signi;cant experience leading accounting,
;nance, information technologies and human resources
functions and being a strategic business partner. Most
recently, Morrison served as CEO and chief ;nancial of;cer
of Nord Resources, a publicly traded mining company.
He began his career in public accounting with
PricewaterhouseCoopers in New York. Early in his career,
Morrison also worked in investment banking for Bankers
Trust in mergers and acquisitions, as well as other ;nancial
services. During his career, Morrison has served as chief
;nancial of;cer for several other privately held companies.
Morrison has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from
the University of Delaware and an MBA from the University
of North Carolina with a concentration in ;nance and strategic analysis.
Jones & Frank distributes, installs and services fueling
equipment for retail fueling stations, commercial and
government ;eets and emergency power customers under
the Jones & Frank and ANS Distributing brands. Jones
& Frank operates a network of 18 branch of;ces and four
distribution centers with more than 500 employees across
the U.S. Distribution, service and installation services are
provided nationally and include a network of more than 350
service and construction personnel. Jones & Frank represents
products in the fueling infrastructure marketplace including
Gilbarco/Veeder-Root, VeriFone, OPW, Franklin Fueling
and Containment Solutions.
HOSE MASTER ANNOUNCES NEW HIRE,
REP GROUP FOR GULF REGION
Caliber Professional Sales Services is the new PEI rep
group for the Hose Master Gulf region, Hose Master
Caliber represents and provides sales support for Hose
Master’s FireShield ;ex connectors in New Mexico, Texas,
Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Caliber brings more
than 27 years of combined sales experience and valuable
expertise in the petroleum equipment industry.
In addition, Hose Master added Tim Quarry as West
Coast regional sales manager. Quarry’s territory includes
California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico and Hawaii.