The catastrophic Hurricane Harvey is one of the deadliest natural disasters that have hit America. The tragedy, in fact, is said to be the most costly, having resulted in damages in excess of $125 billion. With over 135 thousand homes affected and an estimated 13 million people displaced, a humanitarian crisis arose. Read more at bizjournals.com about Stream Energy.
The American government, organizations, businesses, and individual citizens across America swung into action doing whatever was humanly possible to help those in the affected areas. The American Red Cross accepted overwhelming donations from well-wishers, with little assistance from private businesses such as Stream Energy. The Dallas-based company received donations on behalf of the American Red Cross, in addition to contributing $25,000.
Stream Energy’s active participation in rebuilding and healing efforts arose from the fact that many of the firm’s clients resided in the affected areas—metropolitan area of Houston, Southern Texas, etc. In addition, the company’s direct sales community—the backbone of Stream Energy’s business model—was affected significantly. Sympathizing with its clients in the affected areas, the firm vowed not to penalize them on account of delayed payment to recent invoices. Follow Stream Energy on linkedin.com.
Stream Energy is Rob Snyder and Pierre Koshajki’s vision come true. The duo established the company in 2005 with affordable retail electricity services on their minds. The company—presently operating in seven states—has since diversified to include wireless, protective, and home services.
Stream Energy’s direct sales community has been instrumental in fostering the company’s growth beyond Texas. The sales community is made up of independent associates who are tasked with bringing new clients to the company. As a result, they earn income, bonuses, and free services among other perks. The ease with which non-members can join the company’s direct sales community has been attributed to the company’s rapid growth, earning it a position in the Inc. Magazine’s 2009 issue. Potential independent associates need not purchase expensive merchandise to start earning an income with the company.
Stream Energy’s multi-level business model has earned it coveted spots in Direct Selling Association Top 20 and Direct Selling News Global 100 List. What’s more, the company’s services are Better Business Bureau A+ rated.