ThompsonGas CEO to retire; succession plan formed.

ThompsonGas CEO George Koloroutis, center, with LP Gas Publisher Brian Kanaba, left, and Pat Hyland of the Propane Education & Research Council.

LP Gas Magazine

April 30, 2018 By Brian Richesson

ThompsonGas announced the pending retirement of CEO George Koloroutis, who has been with the Frederick, Maryland-based company for more than six years.

Koloroutis and the ThompsonGas board of directors are working to ensure a smooth and seamless transition, says the company, which intends to open a national search for a successor. Koloroutis will continue to serve as CEO until a proper hand-off occurs.

“George has been absolutely instrumental in driving growth at ThompsonGas,” says CFO Dave Franchak. “With George at the helm, our company has gone from a Mid-Atlantic propane marketer to a national propane distributor. His insight and leadership will certainly be missed. We wish him all the best in his retirement.”  Read More