OVERLAND PARK, Kan.
Feb. 28, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:FGP) today announced that
David L. Starling
has been appointed to serve on the Board of Directors of its general partner, Ferrellgas, Inc., effective
February 27, 2014
Starling is the Chief Executive Officer and President of Kansas City Southern, a transportation holding company that has railroad investments in
the United States
. Its primary U.S. holding is Kansas City Southern Railway Company, which serves the central and south central
. A member of the Kansas City Southern Board of Directors, Starling also serves as chairman of the boards of Kansas City Southern Railway Company and Kansas City Southern de
has an impressive history of building shareholder value at one of our nation's oldest Class I railroad companies," says President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen L. Wambold
. "We're thrilled to welcome to our board someone who is such a well recognized and respected leader of his industry, and we look forward to the valuable strategic insight he will bring to Ferrellgas."
Ferrellgas Partners, L.P., through its operating partnership, Ferrellgas, L.P., serves customers in all 50 states, the
District of Columbia
. Ferrellgas employees indirectly own more than 21 million common units of the partnership through an employee stock ownership plan. More information about the partnership can be found online at
, Investor Relations, 913-661-1530
, Media Relations, (913) 661-1830
SOURCE Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.