As CEO and co-founder, Jay brings 28 years of experience to the company. Jay opened his first convenience store in 1988 at the age of 25. A graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University, Jay has grown the company to over 12 stores and employs over 100 people. In 2006, B&B Petroleum acquired Thurman Oil Company based out of Bogalusa, LA. And, in 2007, became Chevron/Texaco distributors. In 2010, Jay and his B&B partner, Art Bonneval, joined forces with NFL Hall of Famer, Rickey Jackson, and Martin Radosta, to form Haul of Fame Transport, a fuel trucking company. Jay is married to Brenna Barzenick and they have two children.
As CEO and co-founder, Art brings vast knowledge to the company through his experience in upper level corporate management. Art spent 11 years as a systems engineer and software development manager for EDS, a Fortune 500 company. After EDS, he worked with Entergy N.O. in software development. He then became Assistant Vice President/Corporate Officer for SAIC before leaving in 2003 to start B&B Petroleum, LLC. Mr. Bonneval is a 1984 graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University where he earned a BS in Computer Science and BA in Management and Finance. In 1985, he received a MBA from Loyola University in New Orleans. In 2010, Art and his B&B partner, Jay Barzenick, joined forces with NFL Hall of Famer, Rickey Jackson, and Martin Radosta, to form Haul of Fame Transport, a fuel trucking company. He is married to Carol Bonneval and they have three daughters.
As Chief Financial Officer, Allan joined the B&B team in December 2010. Allan is a U.S. Army veteran and a 1973 graduate of LSU where he earned his accounting degree. Post-graduate studies followed at the University of Tulsa in 1974. For the past 39 years, Allan has worked in financial accounting in the public and private sector. He brings a wealth of knowledge to the B&B team. He is a native of New Orleans and is married to Mercedes Selenberg. They have one daughter and one grandchild.
Elizabeth graduated in December 2009 with an MBA from Southeastern Louisiana University. She has an extensive background in office management including Human Resources, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Accounting, Auditing, Marketing and Sales. She has worked in a variety of industries such as food manufacturing, distribution, retail, customer service and real estate. Her unique background provides a well-rounded skill set valuable to our company. Elizabeth joined B&B in August 2012.
With 37 years in the accounting and banking industry, Sue joined the B&B team in 2009. A native of Galliano, LA, she now lives in Loranger, LA with her husband, Herbie. They are parents of two children and three grandchildren.
Ann has been in the retail business for over 23 years. She has seen the industry from both sides as a vendor and as a manager. She has experience in management, sales, food safety, customer service, training, inventory, ordering and receiving, scheduling, merchandising, fuel processing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budget management, and payroll. She has a vast skill set in many different areas which we find valuable to our company. She is the mohter of two beautiful daughters and has been with B&B since September 2012.
As Retail and Price Book administrator, Terence joined the team in June 2013 and brings over 26 years of retail experience to the company, including store management with experience in loss prevention in addition to a background in banking. A native of California, Terence relocated to Louisiana in 1968 where he remains today. His educational background includes Mandeville High School and Southeastern Louisiana University.