HOUSTON, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Spark Energy, Inc., has just been named the 2015 Retail Energy Provider of the Year at the Energy Marketing Conference held in Houston late last week.
"We are honored to receive this award," said Nathan Kroeker, Spark Energy President and CEO. "The award validates the hard work and effort everyone in our organization has put into growing our company and becoming a key player in the industry."
The Energy Marketing Conference is the industry's premier energy marketing event that brings together about 500 retail energy professionals in the competitive energy industry twice a year. "The nominees for the REP of the Year Award have shown tremendous gains in their respective businesses and serve as role models to other firms in the industry," said Larry Leikin, CEO of TrustedTPV and Co-Founder of Energy Marketing Conferences.
"Spark Energy was the clear winner," said Jack Doueck, principal of Advanced Energy Capital and Co-Founder of Energy Marketing Conferences. "In 2015 Spark Energy strengthened its balance sheet, grew its footprint by over 40 percent and put together a diversified portfolio of brands. This growth benefits their customer base and allows for continued expansion in the market with competitive rates and innovative product options."
About Spark Energy
Spark Energy, Inc. is an established and growing independent retail energy services company founded in 1999 that provides residential and commercial customers in competitive markets across the United States with an alternative choice for their natural gas and electricity. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Spark Energy currently operates in 16 states and serves 46 utility territories. Spark Energy offers its customers a variety of product and service choices, including stable and predictable energy costs and green product alternatives.
About The Energy Marketing Conference for Retailers, LLC
The mission of The Energy Marketing Conference is to provide the competitive energy industry with exciting conferences in premium locations – at affordable prices. The goal of the conferences is to bring together hundreds of energy companies, utilities, marketers, vendors and suppliers in the competitive industry to network and learn more about our industry.
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SOURCE Spark Energy, Inc.