NEW ENGLAND PROPANE LLC

Leaders advises John J. Barry on his recapitalization of New England Propane
October 1, 2006

Leaders advises John J. Barry on his recapitalization of New England Propane

Leaders LLC provided M&A advisory services to John J. Barry, the majority owner of New England Propane LLC in connection with the buyout of his long time business partner in the company.  Leaders had previously worked with Mr. Barry as exclusive M&A advisor in the sale of his other businesses, Welding Equipment & Supply Co. (WESCO) and All State Medical Gases to Merriam Graves Corporation in January 2006.