Protec Fuel

Protec Fuel - The Future of Fuel

Management Team

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Bruce Reingold « click for bio
CFO/Managing Partner

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Steve Walk « click for bio
COO/Managing Partner

Mr. Walk is a Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer of Protec Fuel Management. In addition to setting the strategic vision for the company Mr. Walk leads the company's operations, logistics, and business development. With a deep understanding of logistics management, he delivers the advantages of vertical integration from plant to pump for Protec's clients. Further, he guides branded and unbranded retailers through the process of adding the fuel, building infrastructure, and the implementation of strategies to improve sales and profitability. A recognized industry leader for his pioneering work to add E85 and E15 at hundreds of stations across the country, he is a frequent speaker and ambassador for the ethanol industry. Throughout his career Mr. Walk has served as a director, and held executive positions within the ethanol and petroleum industries. He earned dual degrees in International Business Management and Finance from Minnesota State University, and is Six Sigma certified.

David Kaiyalethe « click for bio

Mr. Kaiyalethe's responsibilities include strategic development and execution of the company's marketing and education efforts with retailers, a focus on developing fleet emergency fueling and emissions solutions, and the introduction of new performance fuels. Prior to joining Protec, he spent a dozen years strategically integrating marketing, investor, media, and crisis communications for hedge funds. During this period he ran the asset management practice of a New York City firm recognized by PR Week as a Top Five Boutique Agency, finalist for Agency of the Year, and the Fastest Growing PR Firm in the Top 100. He holds a B.S. in Economics with a Concentration in Management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Priscilla Laureano « click for bio
Supply and Logistics Manager

Priscilla Laureano is the Supply and Logistics Manager of Protec Fuel, overseeing fuel supply logistics, transportation and station deliveries. Ms. Laureano has been with Protec for over six years -- in the administration and accounts departments as an account representative and accounts receivables associate; and as the coordinator of dispatch and logistics for retail sites and terminals.