Amar Oil Company, Inc. was founded in 1947 by Edward Amar, Sr. Headquartered in Hammond, LA, Edward Sr. built his wholesale fuel business on the principle of providing an unmatched level of customer service and giving back to the local community in which he lived and worked. Actively engaged in the advancement of Louisiana’s petroleum industry, he served as the 3rd President of Louisiana Oil Marketers & Convenience Store Association (LOMCSA) from 1954-1955 and was instrumental in its growth and development for many years thereafter.
A family-oriented business from the beginning, Edward Amar, Jr. and Darrell Amar, Sr. joined the company upon college graduation. Maintaining their father’s philanthropic spirit, the Amar brothers used their background in business administration and petroleum engineering, respectively, to exponentially grow the volume of business, expand their geographical footprint in Louisiana, and proactively service their existing customer base. Both Edward Jr. and Darrell Sr. served as President of LOMCSA in 1973 and 2006.
Darrell Amar, Jr. (LSU), and Brandon Amar (SLU), currently preside over Amar Oil Company’s daily operations. The sons of Darrell Amar, Sr. share the family’s strong sense of charitable and customer-centric core values. Darrell Jr. also served as LOMCSA President in 2013.
Amar Oil Company is a 3rd generation family business with over 120 years of total fuel experience.
Darrell Amar, Sr. joined Amar Oil Company upon college graduation. He served as President of LOMCSA in 1973 and 2006.
Darrell Amar, Jr. graduated from Louisiana State University (LSU) and currently presides over Amar Oil Company’s daily operations. Darrell also served as LOMCSA President in 2013.
Brandon Amar graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University (SLU) and also presides over the daily operations of Amar Oil.