KILGORE, Texas, May 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following a distinguished career of 29 years, Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (MMLP) (“the Partnership”) announced today that Ron Garner, Vice President of Fertilizer, is retiring.
“Ron has served as the leader of the Partnership’s fertilizer division within the Sulfur Services segment since it was established,” said Ruben Martin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Martin Midstream GP LLC, the general partner of the Partnership. “He has managed his team with excellence and integrity while successfully growing our sulfur-based fertilizer division. All of us here wish him and his family a happy, healthy retirement.”
Garner has been active in numerous industry associations throughout his career, including the Texas Ag Industries Association and the Southwest Fertilizer Conference (“SWFC”). He has served as President of the Board of Directors for the Tennessee Plant Food Association and on the SWFC Board of Directors since 2004 in various capacities including Program Chairman, General Conference Chairman, Executive Committee Chairman and currently Local Arrangements Chairman.
Garner joined Martin Resource Management Corporation in 1990 and was promoted to Vice President of Fertilizer in 1998, continuing in that role when Martin Midstream Partners L.P. was founded in 2002. His retirement is effective May 31, 2019.
About Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP)
The Partnership is a publicly traded limited partnership with a diverse set of operations focused primarily in the United States Gulf Coast region. The Partnership's primary business segments include: (1) natural gas services, including liquids transportation and distribution services and natural gas storage; (2) terminalling, storage and packaging services for petroleum products and by-products; (3) sulfur and sulfur-based products processing, manufacturing, marketing and distribution; and (4) land and marine transportation services for petroleum products and by-products.
Statements about the Partnership's outlook and all other statements in this release other than historical facts are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements and all references to financial estimates rely on a number of assumptions concerning future events and are subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, many of which are outside the Partnership's control, which could cause actual results to differ materially from such statements. While the Partnership believes that the assumptions concerning future events are reasonable, it cautions that there are inherent difficulties in anticipating or predicting certain important factors. A discussion of these factors, including risks and uncertainties, is set forth in the Partnership's annual and quarterly reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Partnership disclaims any intention or obligation to revise any forward-looking statements, including financial estimates, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise except where required to do so by law.
Additional information concerning the Partnership is available on the Partnership's website at www.MMLP.com or by contacting:
Sharon Taylor - Head of Investor Relations