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
    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
                      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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                                      CLVG Envisioning Sustainability in Convenience Store Design

                                      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 Fighting for Tomorrow’s Customers

                                      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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