Gary Hidle

Hood River Branch Manager

Gary Hidle has more than 30 years of experience in the petroleum and petroleum services industry. He has worked with Carson in Hood River since 1985.

Gary and his colleagues in Hood River devote their daily efforts to a customer service business. Operating in a family-owned capacity since World War II, he has worked with many of the same customers for generations. He humbly offers that the success of these friends is intertwined in his daily goals. The work in the Hood River branch reflects an honor for the relationships built on decades of integrity. 


Gary conveys that the sterling character of founder John Carson extends into the current generation of leadership. This creates a corporate atmosphere that values honesty and a commitment to upholding the highest industry standards.


Gary maintains that his loyalty to the people of Hood River drives his commitment to a number of nonprofit efforts in the community. He supports his staff in their outreach channels via sponsorship and other opportunities as they arise.

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