When you visit your local CITGO to fill-up with gas, grab a snack, a hot cup of coffee, some groceries, and your breakfast, lunch or dinner, you're walking into a locally owned and operated business.
HOUSTON, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation will begin its 31st Annual Marketer Roundtable Meetings on Jan. 15 in Little Rock, Ark. and Mt. Laurel, N.J. with a focus on industry trends, brand marketing and new education programs. Continuing through Feb. 7 in various cities throughout the company's operational regions, CITGO marketing personnel will address the following and more:
"Bringing together our Marketers at the annual Roundtable Meetings is a great way to kick off the New Year," said Karl Schmidt, CITGO Assistant VP Supply & Marketing. "We're able to have an open conversation about the successes, challenges and opportunities they encountered in 2018. It's a perfect time to re-introduce key programs and services, present new initiatives, and celebrate our combined efforts promoting the CITGO brand in communities."
In total, CITGO will hold 18 Roundtable Meetings, giving Marketers from around the country easy access to the forums. The goal is to inform and educate branded Marketers on CITGO initiatives for 2019, but the meetings also generate enthusiasm, discussion and support for the programs that can be shared with Retailers and their customers.
To find out more or to register for the 2019 CITGO Marketer Roundtable Meetings, contact your local CITGO representative. For more information about CITGO, its products and programs, visit www.citgo.com.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, CITGO Petroleum Corporation is a recognized leader in the refining industry with a well-known brand. CITGO operates three refineries located in Corpus Christi, Texas; Lake Charles, La.; and Lemont, Ill., and wholly and/or jointly owns 48 terminals, nine pipelines and three lubricants blending and packaging plants. With approximately 3,400 employees and a combined crude capacity of approximately 749,000 barrels-per-day (bpd), CITGO is ranked as the sixth-largest, and one of the most complex independent refiners in the United States. CITGO transports and markets transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and other industrial products and supplies a network of approximately 5,200 locally owned and operated branded retail outlets in 30 states and the District of Columbia. CITGO Petroleum Corporation is owned by CITGO Holding, Inc., an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A., the national oil company of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. For more information, visit www.CITGO.com.