Nathan Toobian and Kevin Bibayan (Est. 2016 – 9 Sites)
ARCO is synonymous with Southern California. If you grew up here, you know and trust the brand. As business owners, we appreciate the instant brand recognition because it sells.
“We are accomplished because we work hard. We know our future success is built on what we do today. Our outlook is strong because of our vision, dedication, and because ARCO believes in us.”
Kevin Bibayan and Nathan Toobian have taken a fearless, yet calculated approach to be young entrepreneurs. Cousins by blood but business partners by choice, the dynamic duo were raised in the Los Angeles area. “ARCO is synonymous with Southern California. If you grew up here, you know and trust the brand. As business owners, we appreciate the instant brand recognition because it sells,” says Bibayan.
Second generation gas station owners, the young and savvy businessmen broke away from their respective families to start their own business independently. Together, their goal is to capitalize on new growth opportunities. Their strategy is to turn independent gas stations into ARCO stations because the power of the brand.
“Our success is based on trust, built on humility and by balancing our workload,” says Toobian. “We are smart, but we are also humble. We look to the ARCO team for situational guidance and are fortunate that we can lean on the tight-knit ARCO franchise community to brainstorm. It’s a true partnership.”