LP Gas

Crystal Flash hires vice president of supply

Crystal Flash announced it hired John J. Ertle as its vice president of supply. The company says Ertle will be responsible for overseeing all fuel-buying initiatives, from exploration to hedging and purchasing. Crystal Flash adds that Ertle will be responsible for reviewing major business contracts and monitoring fuel markets for the company.

Prior to joining Crystal Flash, Ertle served as the vice president of operations at Beck Suppliers Inc., managing operations, maintenance, delivery and installation. He also supervised purchasing, recruiting and training for Beck Suppliers. The company comments that during his time with Beck Suppliers, Ertle helped to acquire and integrate another company and reduce fleet expenses.