Acclaim Energy Announces Promotions
Houston, TX- November 17, 2014– Acclaim Energy announced today that it has promoted two members of its energy management and advisory staff to senior positions. Trish Collins has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Commercial and Industrial Accounts and Alberto Rios will now serve as Vice President, Price Risk Management.
Ms. Collins has seventeen years of energy industry experience, the last seven at Acclaim where she has developed and managed numerous relationships with large commercial and industrial clients. Before joining Acclaim, Ms. Collins at Enron Energy Services and GDF SUEZ, where she was responsible transaction origination in the commercial and industrial segments.. Ms. Collins holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from The University of Arkansas.
Mr. Rios has acted as Director of Risk Management since joining Acclaim in 2011. In this capacity, Mr. Rios is responsible for managing the energy price risk for the company’s clients, and conducting all market research and technical analysis. . Before joining Acclaim, Mr. Rios worked with wholesale and retail energy marketing and trading companies for a combined total of twelve years. As result, he gained a deep understanding of both physical and financial energy markets. Mr. Rios, a native of Mexico, holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, Mexico and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business.
About Acclaim Energy:
Acclaim Energy is a full-service energy management firm headquartered in Houston, Texas. Acclaim helps businesses take control of their energy costs by providing a full complement of solutions, including: dynamic load optimization, strategic energy sourcing, energy risk management, strategic energy planning and energy markets information. Acclaim Energy provides services in both the wholesale and retail markets for electricity and natural gas within deregulated and regulated energy markets across the United States.
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