Financial Services >> CEO Interviews >> July 22, 2002

Thomas Stirnweis – Getty Realty Corporation (gty)

THOMAS R. STIRNWEIS joined Getty Realty Corp. on January 1, 2001 as Corporate Controller and Treasurer. Prior to joining Getty, he was Manager of Financial Reporting and Analysis at Getty Petroleum Marketing Inc., where he provided services to Getty under a services agreement since the spin-off of Marketing in March 1997. Prior to that, he held the same position at Getty from 1988. Mr. Stirnweis serves as the firm's principal financial and accounting officer. He graduated from Hofstra University with a BBA, majoring in Accounting. Profile
TWST: Could we begin with a brief historical sketch of Getty Realty and

a picture of what you're doing at the present time?

Mr. Stirnweis: The company was founded in 1955, with one