ALEXANDRIA, VA, 2014-4-9 — /EPR Retail News/ — Jennifer Lipner has joined NACS in the newly created position of director, digital content.
Lipner comes to NACS after several years serving in editorial roles at the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) — most recently, the last ten years as senior managing editor. Prior to her time at ASID she worked as a researcher and writer at The Washington Post. Earlier in her career, she spent time at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Lipner earned a BA in English from Haverford College in Pennsylvania. She also holds an I.I.E.F certificate from the Institute International des Etudes Francais in Strasbourg, France.
Founded in 1961 as the National Association of Convenience Stores, NACS (nacsonline.com) is the international association for convenience and fuel retailing. The U.S. convenience store industry, with more than 151,000 stores across the country, posted $696 billion in total sales in 2013, of which $491 billion were motor fuels sales. NACS has 2,100 retail and 1,600 supplier member companies, which do business in nearly 50 countries.