340 4th Street
Ewing, NJ 08638-2750



gary_hough_about.jpgGary Hough


Gary started his career with Hough Petroleum in 1981, as Controller and 3rd generation Hough employee. In 1992, he was promoted to President when his father retired. Gary received his bachelor’s degree in accounting and computer science from Rider University in 1981. Involved in numerous organizations, Gary has been an NFIB Leadership Council member since 1998; on the Board of Directors of the Association Master Trust (Health Insurance Program) since 1993; and on the Executive Committee of the Fuel Merchants Association as the South Region’s Vice President of Motor Fuels since 1989. Gary currently resides in Middlesex County with his wife.




Hough-Photos-GregoryHough.jpgGregory Hough, Esq.

Vice President, Business Strategy and General Counsel

Greg joined the company in 2013, focusing on the retail gasoline business. Over time, he has taken responsibility for finding and acquiring retail/commercial properties, developing social media content, and directing Hough’s strategic planning. In January 2016, Greg took over as Managing Director of Hough’s newly acquired wholesale auto parts entity, and was promoted to Vice President of Business Strategy later in the year. In his new position, Greg oversees the day-to-day operations of the company along with developing Hough’s strategy and vision. Greg graduated from Winthrop University in 2011, having earned a Bachelor of Science while playing Division Ι college baseball. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 2016 from Delaware Law School at Widener University and is a barred New Jersey Attorney. Greg resides in Burlington County with his wife.




chris_schmid_about.jpgChris Schmid

Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Chris started his career in the oil industry early in life, as a teenager washing trucks during the day and dispatching service at night for his friend’s home heating oil company in Southampton, PA. Chris earned his degree in agricultural business management from Penn State in 1991. His early career consisted of management and sales positions for companies like Southern States Cooperative and Petroleum Heat and Power. In 1997, Chris joined Hough Petroleum as a Sales Representative to cover the Northern New Jersey and Pennsylvania territory on the retail side of Hough Petroleum’s business. In 2003, Chris was promoted to Sales and Marketing Manager. In 2016, Chris was promoted to Vice President of Sales & Marketing where he oversees the sales, pricing, and marketing departments. Chris currently resides in Monmouth County with his wife and two sons.