OATI Praised as One of the Top Companies Hiring in the United States

Open Access Technology International, Inc. (OATI) awarded 2013 Inc. Hire Power Award, ranking in top 5 of private companies creating jobs and putting Americans back to work.

Minneapolis, MN: October 24, 2013 – OATI is pleased to announce it has been named to the prestigious 2013 Inc. Hire Power Awards list. OATI is proud to rank as the number four company in the state of Minnesota and number eight among all energy companies in the nation developing and maintaining positions for Americans.

The Inc. Hire Power Awards recognizes companies that are leading the way in creating jobs in the United States. Now in its second year, the Hire Power Awards shine a national spotlight on the crucial role private businesses play in creating jobs and bolstering the nation’s economic vitality.

“OATI continues to innovate, which allows us to continue to grow and boost our hiring by double-digit percentages,” said Sasan Mokhtari, Ph.D., President and CEO of OATI. “We are honored to be included on this list and are proud of our ability to offer professional and highly-skilled jobs in the Twin Cities metropolitan area.”

As a distinguished member of the Inc. Hire Power Awards, OATI is committed to support the local economy and its neighbors and looks forward to continuing this trend in the years to come.

The November 2013 issue of Inc. Magazine will have a special feature on the 2013 Hire Power Awards. All 2013 Hire Power winners can be found on

OATI provides innovative software solutions that simplify, streamline, and empower the operational tasks required in today’s energy commerce and Smart Grid. With more than 1,200 customers in North America, OATI successfully deploys large, complicated, and diverse mission-critical applications committed to industry standards and stringent NERC CIP guidelines.

OATI ( is a leading provider of Smart Grid, Energy Trading and Risk Management, Transmission Scheduling, Congestion Management, and Market Management products and services. OATI is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with an office in Redwood City, California. For more information, please contact