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Written on: August 22, 2023

    The Southeast Propane Alliance (SEPA) hosted its annual Marketer Appreciation Day and Technician Training in Santee, South Carolina last week. They had over 60 marketers and suppliers attend the event hosted by the SEPA South Carolina Advisory Council, which is chaired by Dugger Rimmer, owner of H&S Oil Company, Inc. The special guest of the event was Kevin A. Shwedo (Colonel, USA, Retired) from the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles.

    On the second day of the event, SEPA hosted training which was attended by over 100 propane service technicians. Also in attendance were guest speaking panelists Bruce Swiecicki and Kate Gaziano from the National Propane Gas Association, and Shawn Stickle, South Carolina Fire Marshall who provided insight on the latest gas ban, code, and safety regulations.

    To close out the event, Trent Johnson, Cody Reeves, and Kevin Stalcup provided a lot of information relating to technical service topics.

    If you’re interested in learning more about this event of SEPA you can go to www.southeastpropane.org