Merrick Systems Named to U.S. Top Business List for 2009

Houston, Texas, March 27, 2009 - Merrick Systems, a market leader in industrial information technology for the oil and gas industry, was recognized as one of the “Top Businesses in the U.S.” by

The 9th annual listing of the U.S. Top Businesses by recognizes the Nation’s top multicultural earners in various sectors, challenging the long-held notion that a privately held business is small or insignificant.

“Merrick is honored to receive this prestigious award for the second year in a row” stated Samina Farid, Co-Founder and Chairman of Merrick Systems. “Merrick’s fast and steady growth for nearly two decades relies on two pillars: our loyal and supportive clients and our highly diverse and talented staff. With help from both, we have been able to bring cutting-edge technologies to oil fields worldwide, allowing oil and gas companies to better realize value from their reservoirs. Merrick is taking a leading role in the digital oilfield revolution, to help meet the global demand for oil and gas” she added.

Merrick is an established market leader in information technology for the oil and gas industry, providing software, hardware and professional services. Addressing production operations, engineering and asset tracking, Merrick’s integrated applications include real-time surveillance and optimization; field operations management; field data capture; hydrocarbon production accounting; mobile computing for field and drilling operations; engineering workflow orchestration and ruggedized RFID for drilling and asset management.

“Entrepreneurs are a growing force in the U.S. economy, and a force to be reckoned with,” said Kenton Clarke, CEO of Computer Consulting Associates International, developers of “This business segment can carry its own, provides jobs, products and services, and generates wealth for their communities. These are the new leaders in American business.”

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Author: Hilla Barzilai-Abileah
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