For the sixth consecutive year, Ambit Energy was named the world’s largest direct seller of energy, according to the Direct Selling News Global 100 list of the largest direct sales companies in the world. Ambit ranked No. 20 overall, with 2017 annual revenue of $1.14 billion. Ambit first claimed a spot on Direct Selling News Global 100 list in 2011.
“From the beginning, our goal has been to become the finest and most-respected energy provider in every market we serve,” said Jere Thompson, Jr., Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ambit Energy. “Being recognized as one of the top 20 companies on the DSN Global 100 demonstrates our history of excellence as well as our continued dedication.”
“We’re honored to be one of the many successful direct selling companies that have established a reputation built on exceptional products and services,” said Chris Chambless, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Ambit Energy. “We have had the great privilege of enabling hundreds of thousands of hardworking people the opportunity to build a successful business.”
Founded in 2006 by Thompson and Chambless, Ambit provides electricity and natural gas services in 16 states, Washington D.C., Japan and Canada to more than 1.1 million customers through an international direct sales channel of more than 500,000 Independent Consultants.
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