Events

Stars shine at LP Gas Hall of Fame induction ceremony

The LP Gas Hall of Fame inducted its seventh class at The Ritz-Carlton Atlanta where Bill Clark (Butane-Propane News), Elbert “Al” Linder (Coast Gas), Stuart Weidie (Blossman Gas) and Roy Willis (Propane Education & Research Council) officially joined the ranks of Hall of Famers. Weidie and Willis attended the ceremony, where they were honored in front of about 150 attendees....


Propane industry celebrates induction of 2017 Hall of Fame class

The LP Gas Hall of Fame inducted its sixth class in Nashville, Tennessee, where John D. Capps (National LP-Gas Association), Theodore Lemoff (National Fire Protection Association), Darrel Reifschneider (Manchester Tank) and William Young (Superior Energy Systems) were officially enshrined. Lemoff, Reifschneider and Young attended the ceremony at the Omni Nashville Hotel, reflecting on their storied careers upon being honored in...


Class of 2016 enshrined in Nashville

The LP Gas Hall of Fame enshrined its fifth class of inductees Thursday night in Nashville, Tenn., where Bill Byrne (Warren Petroleum Co.), Robert Y. Love Sr. (Lampton-Love Inc.), Daryl McClendon (DFM Enterprises) and Thomas Nunan Jr. (Suburban Propane) were officially inducted as the 2016 class. Byrne and McClendon attended the ceremony at the Omni Nashville Hotel, reflecting on their...


Four retailers inducted as class of 2015

Propane industry leaders and their families gathered for the fourth annual LP Gas Hall of Fame induction ceremony and dinner April 10, 2015, in Atlanta. The four men inducted were: Jim Bertelsmeyer, Heritage Propane Stewart Kean, Utility Propane Co. / World LPG Association Glenn Miller, Miller’s Bottled Gas Charles Revere, Revere Gas Bertelsmeyer, Miller and Revere all attended the ceremony,...


Five join hall as class of 2014

Five propane pioneers were inducted April 11, 2014, into the LP Gas Hall of Fame during the third annual dinner and awards ceremony at The Ritz-Carlton in Atlanta. The five men enshrined as part of the 2014 class were Casey Jarvis, JARCO; William B. McHenry, Pro-Gas Sales & Service Daniel N. Myers, NPGA J. Charles Sawyer, Sawyer Gas Dwain Willingham,...


Six inducted as class of 2013

Six propane pioneers were enshrined April 12, 2013, into the LP Gas Hall of Fame during the second annual induction ceremony at The Ritz-Carlton in Atlanta. The six men inducted were: Eugene V.N. Bissell, AmeriGas Ronald “Zane” Chastain, LP Gas Magazine William C. Hill, Pargas Herbert V. Hills, IMPCO Walter H. Johnson, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association Robert B. Nicholson, Eastern...


Nine enshrined as hall’s inaugural class

The LP Gas Hall of Fame officially launched April 13, 2012, with the induction of the inaugural class of nine propane pioneers. The nine were enshrined during an induction ceremony at The Ritz-Carlton in Atlanta. The nine enshrined were: Ÿ Mark Anton, Suburban Propane Ÿ John Blossman, Blossman Gas Ÿ James Ferrell, Ferrellgas Ÿ Sam McTier, McTier Supply Co. Ÿ...