Rearden Commerce, Inc., the largest online marketplace for services of all kinds, has announced that company Founder, Chairman and CEO, Patrick Grady, has been chosen by Business Travel News magazine as one of the Top 25 most influential executives in the business travel industry for 2006. Mr. Grady was recognized for his efforts in leveraging next-generation Web technology to revolutionize corporate travel and services purchasing.
Rearden offers the industry’s first marketplace for all types of services, coupled with an online personal assistant to help employees find, purchase and manage those services. In 2006, American Express Business Travel selected the Rearden Commerce Network as the foundation for the American Express Intelligent Online Marketplace (AXIOM), the company’s next-generation online booking solution.
Rearden Commerce, Inc. is the world’s largest online marketplace for services of all kinds. Through Rearden’s online personal assistant, employees purchase services from a trusted network of over 135,000 global services suppliers based on personal preferences and company policies. Rearden Commerce is headquartered in San Mateo, CA. For more information, visit www.reardencommerce.com.