IRVING, Texas, Nov. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EPIC Fuels is pleased to announce that industry veteran Kevin Wilkerson has joined the company’s leadership team as its new Vice President of Transaction Processing. Wilkerson will be focusing on the continued growth and development of the company’s fuel payment cards, the EPIC Card and the Signature Flight Support Card, and the company’s robust transaction processing platform.  Wilkerson comes to EPIC with a wealth of aviation experience, involving prior leadership roles at both Colt and World Fuel Services.

EPIC Fuels has been the card issuer for the Signature Flight Support Multi Service Aviation co-branded aviation card since 2017 and has issued the EPIC Card since 2010.  More than 529 merchants at 505 airports currently accept the EPIC/Signature Card within the networks; while the card is accepted at over 8,000 locations worldwide through U.S. Bank’s Multi Service Aviation Network. 

BBA Aviation acquired EPIC Fuels in July 2018 creating an unparalleled network with complementary offerings benefiting its various customers including business and general aviation, Fixed Base Operators, commercial and cargo carriers, OEMs and the government and military agencies. The combined Signature Flight Support and EPIC Fuels networks provide expanded choices for business and general aviation customers with over 400 Signature Flight Support or EPIC Fuels branded FBOs at nearly 400 airports, spanning 49 states in the U.S. and 27 other countries and or territories.

About EPIC

EPIC Fuels is a supplier of fuels and services to FBOs, commercial airlines, airports, ground fueling operators, the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) and other government agencies around the world.  Our largest customers include Fortune 500 flight departments, top-tier FBOs, major airlines, charter and cargo operators as well as all branches of the U.S. military.  In addition, the company issues the EPIC Card and the Signature Flight Support Card, aviation fuel cards for retail or contract fuel purchases and ancillary services.  Both cards are accepted in and out of network, at over 8,000 locations worldwide. EPIC Fuels is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BBA Aviation, parent company of Signature Flight Support, and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.  For more information, please visit us online at or follow us on Facebook @EPICFuels

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