Susser Holdings Corp. announced that Steve DeSutter is leaving the company, effective Feb. 28, 2014, to accept an opportunity to lead a significant company outside the convenience store industry.
DeSutter currently serves as the president and CEO of Susser’s Retail segment. That segment will now report directly to Sam Susser, chairman and CEO of Susser Holdings, on an interim basis.
“I want to thank Steve for his leadership and service to all of the Stripes stakeholders,” said Susser. “He has been dedicated to helping us grow our business while helping to build one of the most committed management teams in the industry. We are grateful for the many new ideas and business processes that our retail team has implemented during Steve’s five and a half years with us. We wish him all the best in his next endeavor.”
Susser Holdings Corporation is a third-generation family led business based in Corpus Christi, Texas that operates 627 convenience stores in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, with 580 under the Stripes banner and 47 under the Sac-N-Pac banner.