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•  The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) announced the promotion of Brian Kimmel, the organization's SVP/CFO, to the roles of executive vice president/COO/CFO.

Kimmel has been with NACS for 27 years.

"During Brian’s career at NACS, he has demonstrated exceptional leadership qualities marked by numerous organizational transformation accomplishments, effective colleague mentoring and development, and strong and consistent financial performance,” said Henry Armour, NACS President/CEO.  "As we begin the new decade, we are excited to see Brian take on this new and well-deserved role and continuing to provide his effective senior leadership for years to come."