Appleton, Wis. – January 2, 2017 – U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., is pleased to announce the hiring of Stephanie Lowney as the division’s marketing manager.
In the position, Lowney will focus on helping customers achieve their sustainability objectives by communicating the environmental and economic benefits of implementing GAIN Clean Fuels within customers’ operations, and sharing the differentiated value proposition to position GAIN as the trusted clean fuel advisor and partner through a variety of strategic marketing initiatives.
“The breadth of Stephanie’s strategic thinking and business-to-business marketing expertise will bring positive growth, brand recognition and a renewed sustainability focus for the business,” says U.S. Gain President Mike Koel. “We’re excited and energized to have join our team.”
Lowney previously worked for Miller Electric Mfg. Co. for 10 years in a variety of marketing, sales and product management roles, most recently as senior product manager. In that position, she led strategic new product development and marketing efforts for one of the company’s key growth divisions, delivering increased market share and revenue.
“What excites me the most about working for U.S. Gain is the ability to make an impact,” Lowney says. “I have the unique opportunity to market a portfolio of products that can reduce a company’s carbon footprint and create a better environment for tomorrow.”
Lowney earned a Master of Business Administration from Lakeland University and has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. She’s currently enrolled in the Center for Exceptional Leadership at St. Norbert College in De Pere, WI.
About U.S. Gain
U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc. is a leading Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) provider offering fleet operators access to GAIN® Clean Fuel, an environmentally-friendly and cost-effective alternative to traditional fuel options. GAIN® Clean Fuel stations are strategically located for carriers along major shipping corridors and provide easy-access, fast-fill capabilities.
About U.S. Venture
For more than 65 years, U.S. Venture, Inc. has been recognized as an innovative leader in the distribution of petroleum and renewable energy products, lubricants, and tires and parts for the automotive market. Guided by its company vision, “To be the very best value-adding distributor of products that vehicles consume in North America,” they deliver unconventional, creative solutions that give their customers a competitive edge. Headquarters in Appleton, Wisconsin, the company’s business divisions are U.S. Oil, U.S. AutoForce, U.S. Lubricants, and U.S. Gain.