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Summer 2009 Petrogram is published for the Florida Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association 209 Office Plaza Drive Tallahassee, FL 32301 Phone: 800-523-9166 Fax: 850-877-5864 Web: www.fpma.org Features 09 2009 Convention and Trade Show Information Find out all you need to know about this year’s event, Aug. 8–12, at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort & Golf Club in Orlando What, Another Deadline? Department of Environmental Protection secondary containment deadline Marshall Mott-Smith FDOT’s Attack on Business Damage Will businesses displaced by eminent domain now bear all the risk of relocation? Joel Roberts and Brian Smith Crime Doesn’t Pay – Neither Should You Crime-proof your leases Dan Kuhn Meet New Member: WatchDog Calibration Thousands of dollars in losses can be recovered with a proper calibration program Kevin Madison Keep It Local Marketing within a three-mile radius of your c-store can help you stay competitive John Matthews Volume 25, No. 2 contents 19 2008-09 Board of Directors Executive Officers Chairman Ken Wood Medallion Conveniewnce Stores Chair-Elect Ed Hinson Hinson Oil Co. Treasurer Stephanie Hinton Jim Hinton Oil Co. C-Store/Food Supplier Chair John Tiffany TimeSaver Food Stores Motor Fuel/Lubes Craig Lynch Lynch Oil Co. 25 27 36 Directors Max Alvarez, Jr. Sunshine Gasoline Dist. Carl Berner Berner Oil Co. Past Chairman Frank Capitano The Radiant Group James Clardy Clardy Oil Co. Mike Convey J.H. Williams Oil Co. Patrick Eakins Edison Oil Co. Michael Garbee Environmental Consulting & Technology Al Garcia, III Best Line Oil Co. Shale Gladfelter The Radiant Group Kerry Katchuk Risser Oil Corp. Wenda Lewis Lewis Oil Co. Mark Radosevich PetroProperties & Finance Immediate Past Chair Charlie Rooney Rainey Cawthon Dist Summit Shah Southeast Petro Dist. Christine Wiles Automated Petroleum 39 Columns 06 17 21 24 President’s Perspective Our Responsibility 31 The HR Advisor 10 HR Practices You Can’t Aﬀ ord to Cut Jim Smith Insurance Issues Seeking Certainty in an Uncertain World 34 Donald Jones Out & About the Industry In with the New, Out with the Old Michael Pires C-Store Tidbits Heath’s Hints – SWOT the Competition and Survive Irv Heath Mark Radosevich The Un-Comfort Zone with Robert Wilson The Main Ingredient And More… 41 Index to Advertisers/ Advertiser.com Robert Wilson Petrogram is published by Advertising Sales: Josh Alexander, George Baldwin, Lou Brandow, Jeff Bunkin, Denise Creegan, Jason Dolder, Janet Frank, Shaun Greyling, Erik Henson, Jessica Imm, Rick Jones, Sarah Kilburn, Kevin Mizell, Doug Pratt, Christine Ricci, Eric Singer, Paul Walley, Jamie Williams Design & Layout: Lexie Smart Advertising Art: Glenn Domingo Petrogram is published quarterly for the Florida Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association. Subscription rates are $25 per year for members and $40 per year for nonmembers. Postmaster: Send Address changes to FPMA, 209 Ofﬁce Plaza Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32301. Neither the Florida Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association nor the editor of this publication necessarily endorses the statements made in FPMA Staff Jim Smith President/CEO firstname.lastname@example.org Linda Thomas VP of Finance/Convention Director email@example.com Mary Garden Director of Communications firstname.lastname@example.org Adam Selvidge Director of Member Services/Assistant Trade Show Director email@example.com advertising or contributed articles and are not liable in any way for anything that appears herein. Always contact your own personal advisers before taking action on articles appearing in this publication. ©2009 Naylor, LLC. All rights reserved. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced by any means, in whole or in part, without the prior written consent of the publisher. For information on advertising opportunities in Petrogram, please call Book Leader Drew Jasinski at 800-369-6220. Please support our advertisers; they made this publication possible. June 2009/FPC-Q0209/7962 Naylor, LLC 5950 NW 1st Place Gainesville, FL 32607 Phone: 800-369-6220 Fax: 352-331-3525 Web: www.naylor.com Publisher: Kathleen Gardner Editor: Heather McCole Project Manager: Jason Dolder Sales Manager: Drew Jasinski Marketing: Holly Straut Petrogram | Summer 2009 | 5
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Petrogram - Summer 2009
Petrogram - Summer 2009
2009 Convention and Trade Show Information
What, Another Deadline?
Out & About the Industry
The Un-Comfort Zone with Robert Wilson
FDOT’s Attack on Business Damage
Crime Doesn’t Pay – Neither Should You
The HR Advisor
Meet New Member: WatchDog Calibration
Keep It Local
Index to Advertisers/ Advertisers.com
Petrogram - Summer 2009
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