Tulsa, OK — Jun 09, 2015 — Due to the explosion of U.S. oil production over the last several years and recent price volatility; crude marketing is increasingly more competitive. Fluctuating prices add additional pressure to margins, creating the need for crude marketers to make more informed decisions. The shift presents both challenges and opportunities for crude organizations.
capSpire, an advisory and technology solutions firm focused on the energy industry, invites you to a webinar on Thursday, June 18th from 11:30am to 1:00pm CST that will examine opportunities data-driven analysis offers crude companies in a complex, competitive market. Click here to register for the free webinar.
Webinar viewers can learn about capSpire’s Lease Crude Optimization product, a game-changing solution that helps crude marketers and transportation organizations achieve increased margins by optimizing tactical and strategic decisions. The data-driven analytics platform was recently launched for a North American gatherer, transporter, and marketer of crude oil and they are already experiencing benefits from the solution.“Our team uses a company’s existing data to create pictures that tell a story about the business. capSpire’s Lease Crude Optimization solution can harness that data into a powerful tool to help guide a business to make more informed strategic decisions, which we believe leads to higher margins,” says capSpire co-founder Mike Scharf.
The session will also highlight Genscape’s Crude Oil Fundamental Reports. The solution delivers a comprehensive look at factors driving the U.S. oil market with highly accurate storage, pipeline, rail and refinery data. Using a combination of infrared diagnostics, electromagnetic frequency monitors, high resolution aerial photography, and near-earth satellite imagery, Genscape has set the standard for accuracy in advance notice of important changes in oil market fundamentals.
Webinar viewers will hear from two key speakers:
Brian Busch, Genscape
Brian Busch is the Director of Oil Markets and Business Development for Genscape, Inc. and is responsible for identifying physical fundamental data needed to help provide transparency and efficiency to the Crude Oil and Refined Products markets. He has over 25 years of experience in the oil industry.
Mike Scharf, capSpire
The co-founder of capSpire, Mike Scharf is a serial entrepreneur with a nose for problems and inefficiencies that demand to be solved. Throughout his 16-year career in the CTRM consulting niche, he is continually at the forefront of elegant and creative solutions to problems that are too complex for others to solve.
capSpire is a global consulting and solutions company serving the Commodity Trade and Risk Management sector of the energy industry. Headquartered in the growing technology hub of Fayetteville, Arkansas, with an office in Tulsa, Oklahoma, capSpire has served over two dozen clients across North America and Europe. capSpire provides its clients with deep business and system expertise to simplify and streamline its commodity management functions for crude, natural gas, refined products, NGLs, coal, iron ore, agriculture and freight. Chief among its service offerings are IT strategy and planning, system selection, bespoke software development, implementation services, systems integration, complex enterprise content management and ongoing support.