By Kristen Wright
ive industry panelists shared their personal and professional wisdom
during the 2018 PEI Young Executives Winter Conference in Nashville.
Topics ranged from their biggest risks to running a business without money
to investing in yourself so you can invest in others.
Panelists were: 2018 PEI President and former YE member Robert J. Peavey,
president of Pump Tex Inc.; 2017 PEI President and former YE member Craig Hoyer,
president of Kubat Equipment & Service Co.; PEI Women and former PEI board member Sara Hitchcock Beck, chairman and CEO of Meco Inc. (Montgomery); 2009 PEI
President Blair D. Shwedo Sr., president of SouthEastern Petroleum Systems Inc.; and
former PEI board and YE member Brad Baker, executive vice president of Husky Corp.