Patrick Reames Returns to CommodityPoint as Analyst and Managing Director for the Americas

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Customers to Benefit from Extensive Technology Expertise in Commodity Trading and Risk Management

Data management and information technology in Commodity Trading and Risk Management is undergoing rapid change...

CommodityPoint, a division of UtiliPoint International, Inc. and a leading energy-focused research and advisory firm, announced the return of Patrick Reames as analyst and managing director for the Americas. Reames will provide expert analysis of market trends for technologies and applications in regional and global Commodity Trading and Risk Management (CTRM) markets.

“Data management and information technology in Commodity Trading and Risk Management is undergoing rapid change,” said Bob Bellemare, COO of UtiliPoint International. “We are pleased to once again be offering Patrick’s unparalleled global expertise on these issues to our CTRM utility, trading company, and vendor clients.”

With over 30 years of energy industry experience, Reames has developed a deep understanding of upstream and midstream oil and gas operations including exploration, production, gathering, gas plant operations and pipeline operations. In addition, he has five years of energy commodity trading, transportation, and risk management experience with Hess Corp. (formally known as Amerada Hess), a Fortune 100 integrated energy marketing company. Over the last 12 years, he has focused primarily on information technology serving energy trading, marketing, and risk management.

"I'm extremely pleased to be rejoining the CommodityPoint team,” said Reames. “I’m looking forward to re-engaging our clients and industry colleagues and helping them address the challenges of this fast-paced and continuously evolving industry.”

Prior to joining UtiliPoint in 2006, Reames served in executive management roles for several technology companies, including TransEnergy Management, Altra Energy, and TradeWell Systems. He provided strategic direction for the creation and delivery of innovative, high value service products designed to ensure the successful implementation and on-going use of technology solutions.

About CommodityPoint
CommodityPoint is a division of leading energy and utilities analyst and consulting firm, UtiliPoint International, Inc. CommodityPoint provides Commodity Trading and Risk Management (CTRM) research, analysis and consulting services. Our services bring insight into business issues, trends, processes and technology, to energy companies, utilities, banks, brokers, funds, investors and vendors, enhancing their competitive position and supporting critical business decisions. Our team provides expert analysis of market trends and, in particular, the technologies and applications supporting those that participate in regional or global commodity markets. Our principal analysts, Dr. Gary Vasey and Patrick Reames, bring years of practical experience to their roles. With offices in Europe and the United States, and backed by an experienced research team, our organization provides an unparalleled view of the marketplace. Visit CommodityPoint online at

About UtiliPoint International, Inc.
For more than 75 years, UtiliPoint International®, a wholly owned subsidiary of Midas Medici Group Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:MMED), has been a trusted source of insight into the energy and utilities industry. With more than 500 clients worldwide, we are the leading provider of research and advisory services for the energy sector. Our company is comprised of industry experts from around the world with diverse backgrounds in Smart Grid, utility generation, transmission and distribution, retail markets, mergers and acquisitions, new technologies, venture capital, information technology, outsourcing, renewable energy, regulatory affairs and international issues. UtiliPoint International, Inc. is headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. Visit UtiliPoint online at


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