Professional Services

The best day to invest in your business is TODAY.

Professional Services

The best day to invest in your business is TODAY.

Strategic Planning

Plan to Succeed

Strategic Planning in the propane industry is a must.  When is the last time you clearly defined your vision for growth?

Propane Strategies can lead your team through the comprehensive strategic planning process to help ensure your leadership team is aligned and on the path for success.

Our facilitation services include:

  • Short-term and long-term goal setting
  • SWOT analysis
  • Strategic initiatives planning
  • Key message development

All strategic planning sessions are custom designed to help you create a clear road map to success.


Improve your Performance

One critical measure of success is having a fiscal year, financial budget in place. Setting an annual budget helps you to accomplish the following:

  • Better manage your overall financial performance
  • Set gallon goals and other financial bench marks
  • Create expense buckets you can easily manage
  • Hold your team accountable to spending where they need to and reducing expenses as directed
  • Grade your performance year after year

Propane Strategies can help you through the budgeting process and teach you how to manage your budget on a daily basis.

With the right tools in place, you can manage the financial performance of your organization in real time, avoiding bad surprises down the road.

BRITE Intelligence Training

BRITE Intelligence Training

Inspire Achievement

Being able to manage the financial health of your business in real-time is a significant competitive advantage. Propane Strategies founder, Joe Stariha, is a BRITE Business Intelligence expert. Whether you are new to BRITE or have already made the investment in your business, Propane Strategies can help you with the following:

  • Properly prepare budgets that inspire achievement, agility and improved decision making
  • Understand how to use real-time, key performance indicators to analyze your company’s success at any given moment
  • Leverage analytical insight to dramatically improve your bottom line
  • Use BRITE to help you identify problems early so you can course correct before they impact your financial success

To learn more about the BRITE Business Intelligence platform, contact Joe or visit BRITE software

Software System Selections

Get Connected

As your business grows and the marketplace changes, many propane companies either outgrow their current back office system or need to upgrade to stay current.

Propane Strategies offers software system consultation services to help you select the back office system that will work best for you and we will help negotiate costs, giving you an optimal system at the lowest price possible.

Upgrading to a new back office system can be a difficult process.
Propane Strategies has vast systems experience and can help you avoid the pitfalls of upgrading, ensuring your transition to a new technology platform is as simple and seamless as possible.

Propane Supply Review

Maximize your Profits

Energy risk management has become one of the most critical success strategies in the propane industry. A successful propane supply strategy can mean the difference between a record setting year or poor financial performance.

Propane Strategies has more than 13 years of experience navigating the propane supply chain and can help you create a successful strategy to minimize your risk and maximize your profits.

Project Management

Get More Accomplished

How many times have you started to implement a new project only to find you and your team are too busy with the day-to-day tasks of running your business to see the project is actually completed?

Accomplish more this year by hiring the Propane Strategies team to lead a key software, technology or financial project for you. By hiring our team, you can rest assured we will give your project our complete focus, ensuring it is completed on time and on budget.


Discover your Potential

Mergers and acquisitions are common in the propane industry today and the Propane Strategies team can help you strategize the growth or sale of your company by helping you through the business valuation process.

The Propane Strategies team has successfully managed the purchase of 19 heating fuel companies in the past 20 years and played a major role in selling the Country’s 29th largest heating fuel supplier twice in the past 14 years.

If you are interested in growing your business through acquisitions or discovering what the value of your organization is, put our experience to work for you.