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Written on: February 14, 2023

Washington, DC – Women in Propane (WIP), an official business council of the National Propane Gas Association (NPGA), recently launched a webinar series, Through the Leadership Lens Online. They are hosting their first webinar of 2023 on February 17th at 1:00 p.m. ET.

For many propane companies, the largest group of employees is over the age of 40. In some cases, they represent almost 60% of the entire team. This webinar focuses on attracting and retaining youth in propane, which is imperative for the industry’s survival. The Women in Propane Council invites you to engage in the live discussion, share your experience via polls and participate in a panel Q&A. This webinar will help marketers by preparing them to build teams for the future. The industry expert speakers for this webinar include:

• Bridget Piraino: Host & Panel Moderator
• Paula Summers: WIP Chair
• Panelists:
o Gabrielle Dellorso, District Manager, North Central Blue Rhino, Ferrellgas
o Stephanie Hennen, Marketing Manager, Lakes Gas
o Danelle DiLibero, SVP People & Culture, Anova

Attendees will learn about:
• Attracting a younger team, today
• Recruitment strategies that work
• Understanding the benefits that matter
• Retention strategies to consider

Registration is now open for this event, which will focus on attracting new talent and employee retention. Those who are interested can register for free at: https://pages.anova.com/wip_wbr_youth. If you would like to sponsor this event, please contact: bridget.piraino@anova.com.

About Women in Propane: The Women in Propane Council (WIP) was founded in 2012 as a business council of the National Propane Gas Association. The council is governed by an executive board of industry leaders that has adopted by-laws that define the organizational structure and opportunity for membership and involvement. Women in Propane was established to provide positive opportunities for industry professionals—both women and men—to support the advancement and success of all employees in every scope of business operation and professional development. Founded by women, our mission today champions the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. For more information visit womeninpropane.org.