Detroit Entrepreneur Launches ACE Petroleum;
Becomes Michigan’s Only Certified Minority Business Enterprise Fuel Supplier
DETROIT – May 3, 2017— Long-time real estate businessman Moses Shepherd is launching a new company in the city of Detroit, ACE Petroleum. ACE offers fueling solutions and transport services for government agencies and commercial end users. It is a certified Minority Business Enterprise through the Michigan and National Minority Supplier Development Councils. According to Shepherd, “I’m a son of Detroit, and have worked more than 30 years to help revitalize the city in a variety of ways. ACE Petroleum builds on my understanding of the Detroit market and passion for the fuel and oil business. “My vision is to become a respected minority supplier to Fortune 500 companies throughout the United States. And while I’m the only certified minority business enterprise fuel supplier in Michigan, and among only a few in the United States, ACE Petroleum will only grow through exceptional service and by anticipating the needs of our clients. We intend to deliver on all counts,” he said. In 1987, Shepherd began his career as a district manager at an area fuel distribution company, he had daily operational oversight of eight of the stores, managing nearly 100 employees. While in this role, he turned the stores around making ...