TITLE

Bard Call

AUTHOR(S)
Francella, Barbara Grondin
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;4/18/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with Bradley E. Call, a member of the board of directors of Salt Lake City, Utah-based Maverik Stores Inc., serving as general counsel and vice president of marketing, human resources and public relations. With 170 stores, Maverik, founded in 1928 by Brad's grandfather, is the largest independent chain of convenience stores in the Inter-Mountain West. In answer to the question as to what is the least mature thing he has done recently? He says that with the owner in his foursome, he deliberately drove a ball through the large picture window of his house off the seventh tee of the Salt Lake Country Club.
ACCESSION #
16796983

 

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