WHO

Leaders in Convenience Retailing

An invitation-only group comprising of convenience retail executives – recognized leaders driving industry innovation and excellence.

WHAT

Strategic Forum

CLVG hosts quarterly virtual meetings fostering networking and thought leadership on strategic issues impacting convenience and mobility retailing.

WHY

Knowledge Sharing

Members engage in discussions on emerging trends, with meeting transcripts and insights shared through free CLVG Vision Reports.

Convenience Leaders Vision Group

Helping retailers maximize opportunities

Convenience Leaders Vision Group (CLVG) was established in 2022 with the mission to assist convenience/mobility retailers and suppliers optimize their opportunities.

Bringing industry leaders together in virtual forums, CLVG addresses pressing industry issues and shares these conversations with the public through free CLVG Vision Reports.

What we are passionate about

CLVG delves into various topics including:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Retail Analytics
  • Employee Recruitment and Retention
  • Understanding the Customer
  • EV Charging
  • Predictive Fuel Pricing

Meet Convenience Leaders Vision Group

clvg-Hal-Adams
    Senior Advisor
    Proximity FEMSA/OXXO
    clvg-laura-aufleger
      President
      OnCue
      Lisa-Dell-Alba
        President and CEO
        Square One Markets
        Fouad El-Nemr
          Executive Vice President
          Nouria
          Annie-Gauthier
            CFO/Co-CEO
            Y-Not Stop – St. Romain Oil
            Scott Hartman
              CEO
              Rutter's
              Myra-Kressner
                Founder
                Kressner Strategy Group
                clvg-Drayton-McLane
                  Businessman, Philanthropist
                  McLane Group
                  clvg-tony-miller
                    President
                    Delek Retail
                    clvg-Greg-Parker
                      Founder and CEO
                      Parker’s
                      Jigar-Patel
                        CEO
                        Hari 1 dba Fish River Food Mart
                        clvg-Jonathan-Polonsky
                          CEO
                          Plaid Pantry
                          Darren Rebelez
                            Chairman, President and CEO
                            Casey's General Stores
                            Mark Samuels
                              EVP of Convenience Retailing
                              Dash In/The Wills Group
                              Donna Sanker
                                President US
                                Parkland USA
                                clvg-Joe-Sheetz
                                  Executive Vice Chairman
                                  Sheetz, Inc.
                                  Kevin Smartt
                                    CEO
                                    TXB Stores
                                    Barbara Stoyko
                                      SVP Shell Mobility Americas
                                      Shell USA
                                      eva-strasburger
                                        President and CEO
                                        StrasGlobal and Compliance Safe
                                        Roy Strasburger
                                          CEO and President
                                          StrasGlobal and Compliance Safe

                                          What CLVG members say:

                                          JP Patel

                                          Hari 1 dba Fish River Food MartOwner

                                          Annie St. Romain Gauthier

                                          Y-Not Stop – St. Romain OilCFO/Co-CEO

                                          Latest Vision Reports from VGN

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                                          This Vision Report features a presentation by Michael Sansolo, research director with the Coca‑Cola Retailing Research, Convenience, and Supermarket Councils who shares insights from a recent CCRRC study on attracting and retaining workers in the convenience retailing sector.

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                                          CTVG's 6th virtual meeting featured a presentation by Tim Tang, director of business technologists at Hughes. This Vision Report provides a thoughtful look into the future of technology in retail and the convenience sector. The CTVG group also explored the future and current state of convenience retail and how that will impact tomorrow's fight for customers.

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                                          TVG Loosening the Tight Labor Market

                                          This TVG Vision Report features a presentation by Michael Sansolo, research director with the Coca‑Cola Retailing Research, Convenience, and Supermarket Councils, sharing insights from a recent CCRRC study shedding light on attracting and retaining workers in the convenience retailing sector.

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