Pilot Flying J Sells Stake to Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway
Knoxville, Tennessee’s Pilot Flying J truck stop owned by Pilot Travel Centers LLC is selling a 38.6% stake to Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway. Pilot Flying J has been run by Jimmy Haslam, the son of Pilot Corp. founder Jim Haslam, since 1996. He will remain in that position for the time being. The Haslem Family has been the majority shareholder in Pilot Flying J and is also the owner of the NFL’s Cleveland Browns.