H&S Energy, LLC was founded in 1996. Since its date of inception, H&S Energy has grown to become a major player in the retail gasoline market in California. Today, the company owns and operates 100 locations throughout California. Currently headquartered in Orange, California, the company employees 1,000 team members. H&S Energy has partnered with major oil companies including Chevron, Texaco and Shell. The gasoline facilities are all self-service and include convenience and grocery stores which are branded Extra Mile and Power Market. The company also operates car washes, offering a full range of services from touch free to full service as well as three full-service auto centers.
The company’s growth strategy is to continue to acquire new locations as well as build sites that are new to industry. Year after year, the company continues to win numerous awards for outstanding customer service and facility image. These awards are a result of the company’s philosophy to proudly operate clean, well-maintained facilities, that are staffed by trained and courteous personnel, while offering competitively priced products to consumers.
History of the Company
The Company was incorporated in California in 1996 as Hassan & Sons, with Sal Hassan as President and CEO. Mr. Hassan started the process of developing the first location in 1996 and opened the completed gas station and convenience store in March 1998. Between the period of 1998 and 2001, the company grew from one location to twelve. By 2004, the Company consisted of thirteen stations and between 2004 and 2012 the company managed to double its size. In 2015, the company reached an agreement to acquire fifty locations from Tower Energy in Northern California. Today H&S Energy, proudly own and operates 100 locations in California and continues to expand its footprint throughout the west coast
Sal Hassan – President
Sal started his career as the founder and CEO of Hassan and Sons, Inc. in 1996. By 1998, at the age of twenty-one, he owned and operated a single gas station in Cypress, California. In a short time, Sal was able to transform a small, low volume gas station into one of the busiest in the city. Chevron noticed the dedication and skills of the young retailer, especially his ability to manage multiple sites (two more sites were acquired from Chevron in 1999). As a result, Chevron offered Sal new business opportunities, with the addition of five more Chevron stations by 2001. From that time until today, Sal continues to work around the clock to grow the company and every year succeeds in being one of Chevron’s most successful retailers. Sal studied Economics and Political Science at California State University of Fullerton.
Victor Hassan – Secretary & Chief Operating Officer
Victor Hassan began his career with H&S Energy in 1999. Upon completion of a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Cal State Fullerton. Today he is the Secretary and Chief Operating Officer of H&S Energy, LLC. Mr. Hassan also obtained his Contractors License, which enables him to supervise the remodeling and building of many sites owned by the company.