Brian Bogen is President and CEO of North Star Petroleum. North Star owns Delta Western, the largest distributor of fuel in Alaska, Inlet Petroleum, a lubricant distributor in Anchorage and E Mau, the largest fuel distributor on the Islands of Maui and Hawaii. North Star is a wholly owned subsidiary of SaltChuk, a diversified holding company. Bogen previously served as Vice President and Treasurer for SaltChuk. Prior to joining SaltChuk, Bogen was President of Bogen & Company, a financial consulting firm specializing in mergers and acquisitions and debt offerings. He was formerly Vice President, Corporate Finance, for Dain Bosworth, Inc., a regional investment bank; Director, Corporate Finance, of the Commerce Bank of Washington; and Vice President, Corporate Finance Group, of Security Pacific Bank/Rainier Bank. Mr. Bogen is active in the community and is currently on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for the Chief Seattle Council of the Boy Scouts of America. He is also an Eagle Scout and recipient of the Silver Beaver Award for distinguished service to the Boy Scouts of America. Bogen has previously served on the Board of Directors for A Contemporary Theatre, Northwest Chinook Recovery, the Seattle Aquarium Society and the Greater Washington Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.