Age: 39.Where born: Salt Lake City.
Family: Wife, Karen, and children, Robert, Richard, Rebecca, Stephanie and Staci.
Education: Bachelor of Science, Utah State University, and Juris Doctorate, University of Puget Sound School of Law.
Primary products: Petroleum products.
Primary markets: Interstate motoring public, petroleum product retailers and jobbers.
Number of employees: 3,800.
Annual sales: $500,000,000.
First "real" job: Outdoor maintenance crew at university campus.
Management style: Pleasant, accommodating within reason and helpful but expect perfection.
Strategy for success: Know more and prepare better than the competition.
A memorable failure: Seventh-grade French I.
Heroes: My father, Glade Burgon, Ezra Taft Benson and Rex Lee.
Leisure time and hobbies: Golf, scuba diving, surfing and snow skiing.
Favorite book and movie: "Best Desserts in the World"; "Endless Summer."