Anna Rath, NexSteppe CEO, Named in Brazil’s 100 Most Influential Executives in Energy

Posted on November 10th in Press Releases

PHOENIX, Arizona, November 10, 2016 – NexSteppe, a company dedicated to pioneering the next generation of sustainable feedstock solutions for biobased industries, announced today that Anna Rath, CEO, has been granted an award acknowledging her as one of the top 100 in Most Influential People in Energy in Brazil by Full Energy Magazine.

This prestigious award places Anna as one of five leaders that are applying technology in an innovative way to improve the energy sector in Brazil. NexSteppe’s approach involves using information technology to better define customer needs and align their product offerings with those needs. This technology enables continuous alignment and allows NexSteppe to constantly fine-tune and improve their customer offerings. As a result of this approach, NexSteppe is differentiating their industrial sorghum hybrids from other commodity crops in Brazil.

The selection process for this award involves a rigorous vetting of all nominees by an internally selected committee at Full Energy and Grupo Mídia. During this nomination process the selection committee solicits input from thought leaders across the energy sector, focusing on practitioners and professionals who have successful outcomes and accomplishments that they deem to be unusually remarkable. Once the nominees are identified they conduct an online survey and incorporate those results into a final decision by the committee.

About NexSteppe
NexSteppe is dedicated to pioneering the next generation of scalable, reliable, cost-effective and sustainable feedstock solutions for the biofuels, biopower, biogas and biobased products industries. Through the development and commercialization of tailored crops and fully-integrated feedstock solutions, NexSteppe is laying a foundation for a more secure and sustainable future for our economy, our environment, and our energy supply. For more information, please visit:

About Grupo Mídia
The Grupo Mídia is an innovative communication group focused on identifying and reporting on innovation across multiple segments and industries. They are dedicated to providing high quality and timely communication about those industries through focused mobile and interactive media platforms.

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