Innovation Forum Speaker

Doug Chinery

Vice President – Fuel Services & Convenience

BMO Harris

Session Description

Lending to the C-Store Industry: a Bank Market Update

BMO Harris Bank’s Fuel Services & Convenience group will review some of the effects of COVID-19 on the convenience and gas industry and where we could be heading, while providing a commercial banking update. We will examine some of the changes to the lending market since March, best practices as you prepare to refinance, and discuss the importance of having a strong banking partner.


Doug Chinery is a commercial banker on BMO Harris Bank’s Fuel Services & Convenience group dedicated to gas station/c-store chains and fuel wholesalers throughout the Western U.S. He is involved in state and national industry associations and has written articles in industry publications.

 With more than 12 years of banking experience focused on industry verticals, Doug understands the unique needs of our industry while supporting your current operations and building for the future. From commercial lending and other banking needs, to advisory services and long-term planning, Doug is ready to support the needs of his fuel industry clients.