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Key Equipment Finance announced that Chris Tucker has joined the company as managing director, specialty finance lending. In this role, Tucker will manage new client facility origination, as well as manage an existing portfolio of clients in the... Read Story
June 27, 2017, 07:20 AM


National Bank of Commerce (“NBC”), headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, announced the appointments of new leadership in its Birmingham and Atlanta markets.Gary Bond has joined NBC as Senior Vice President of Equipment Finance. Bond will establish a... Read Story
June 26, 2017, 08:00 AM


TCF Financial Corporation announced  that Yvonne Franzese has joined the company as executive vice president and chief human capital officer. Franzese is responsible for leading all aspects of TCF’s enterprise-wide human capital strategy, including... Read Story
June 26, 2017, 07:09 AM


Simon Moss has joined Grant Thornton LLP as a managing director in its Financial Services Advisory practice. Based in New York, Moss will drive fintech and technology innovation, including the associated alliance and acquisition strategy.Moss’... Read Story
June 26, 2017, 07:06 AM


CSI Leasing (CSI) announced two officer promotions.  Patrick Gloriod, Senior Vice President and National Sales Manager. In his new role, Gloriod will manage the U.S. sales and marketing team. Previously, Gloriod was vice president and district... Read Story
June 22, 2017, 07:20 AM


Rick L. Barfield, a veteran of the asset-based lending field, has joined Tiger Group as Director of Business Development for the asset valuation, advisory and disposition services firm’s Midwest region.  From his base in Chicago, Barfield will lead... Read Story
June 22, 2017, 07:06 AM


Aviation finance industry veteran Sam Harris announces Faith Hill joins JetLoan Capital as a sales representative. The company is an independent aviation financial brokerage firm assisting aircraft owners with financing and refinancing jet, turboprop... Read Story
June 22, 2017, 07:00 AM


Wells Fargo announced that Andrew Rowe has been selected as head of Wells Fargo’s Community Banking Customer Segments team, to join Wells Fargo in September. In the newly created role, Rowe will lead the company’s efforts focused on meeting the needs... Read Story
June 14, 2017, 07:14 AM


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group announced the continued enhancement of its Public Finance business with the hiring of Lisa Smith, a 25-year industry veteran.A Managing Director based in Los Angeles, Smith will be responsible for managing the overall... Read Story
June 13, 2017, 07:08 AM


Stonebriar Commercial Finance ("SCF") announced that Ryan Ellis has joined the company as VP of Credit for NonBank Lender ("NBL"), a newly acquired SCF subsidiary, where he will oversee the review and funding of commercial real estate loans. Ellis... Read Story
June 12, 2017, 07:07 AM


LeasePlan USA has announced a new addition to its global team, who will partner with multinational companies seeking results-driven global fleet solutions. Heidi DiAngelo joins LeasePlan as senior vice president - international, as the company... Read Story
June 09, 2017, 07:05 AM


SeaCube Container Leasing Limited announced the appointment of Robert F. Sappio to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Sappio will be based in SeaCube’s headquarters in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.Sappio brings... Read Story
June 08, 2017, 07:11 AM


White Clarke Group announced the appointment of David Slider as the new Group Executive Vice President. With more than 30 years of leadership in the auto finance industry, Slider joins the White Clarke Group leadership team to champion global client... Read Story
June 06, 2017, 07:00 AM


Eastern Funding announced that industry veteran Kirk Stone has joined the company. Kirk has over twenty years of experience in commercial laundry equipment lease and loan originations and is skilled in cultivating new distributor relationships and... Read Story
June 05, 2017, 07:00 AM


Scott Grady, president of Crestmark Equipment Finance (CEF), based in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, announced the addition of Arick Levine as first vice president, Eastern Division sales manager. In his new role, Levine oversees a team of experienced... Read Story
May 31, 2017, 07:10 AM


Flagstar Bank has named Andrew (Drew) Ottaway, executive vice president and head of lending, to the additional role of president of the bank's Michigan market, with responsibility for Flagstar's retail platform and 99 branches in Michigan.In the year... Read Story
May 31, 2017, 07:00 AM


Bridge Bank announced that Greg Dietrick has joined its San Francisco-based Technology Banking team as senior vice president. In this position, Dietrick will be responsible for further extending Bridge Bank’s brand within the venture capital/private... Read Story
May 26, 2017, 07:01 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance Co. (‘ENGS’) has announced the expansion of two office locations as well as additional team members to the company’s Factoring subsidiary, ENGS Commercial Capital (‘ECC’).Joining the company are Bronwyn Hobson, Vice President... Read Story
May 25, 2017, 07:11 AM


CIT Group announced that its Equipment Finance business appointed Harold Ray as director and commercial leader of Industrial Markets, effective immediately. Ray is based in Atlanta, Georgia and serves on the Equipment Finance Management Committee. He... Read Story
May 24, 2017, 07:26 AM


Steve Culp, Chief Financial Officer, and one of the founding members of Northpoint Commercial Finance, has announced his retirement.  While Culp officially retired effective March 1, he remains involved in the business on a transitional basis working... Read Story
May 23, 2017, 07:11 AM


Sohini Roy has joined CG Commercial Finance as Chief Financial Officer. As a key member of the management team, she will be responsible for extended lending capabilities while scaling operations and systems to meet the substantial growth demands of... Read Story
May 23, 2017, 07:00 AM


Priority One Financial Services, the recreational industry’s oldest and largest F&I outsourcing provider, announced that Jason Edwards has moved into Priority One’s equipment finance division.Edwards started at Priority One in 2011 as a business... Read Story
May 22, 2017, 07:06 AM


ZRG Partners, a fast growing global leader in Executive Search and Talent Management, has expanded with the opening of a new office in London. Steve Banks will lead the office as Managing Director and UK Country Head, bringing a strong background to... Read Story
May 18, 2017, 07:00 AM


ECN Capital Corp. announced that on May 11, at the ECN Capital Board of Directors meeting, Jim Nikopoulos was promoted to President of ECN Capital. Jim had previously served as Chief Operating Officer.“Jim has been instrumental in helping me execute... Read Story
May 16, 2017, 07:30 AM


Beacon Funding adds four Senior Leasing Consultants to their growing team. The leading equipment financing company has entered an unprecedented period of growth that requires the addition of talented leasing professionals to help the company best... Read Story
May 16, 2017, 07:14 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance announced that Angela Anderson has joined the Industrial Equipment team as Director of National Accounts. In this role, Anderson will be responsible for the leadership of the National Accounts team, and growing and developing... Read Story
May 16, 2017, 07:04 AM


Strategic Capital Investments, LLC announced that Neil Whitman has recently joined the firm to further expand our financial advisory and turnaround management business capabilities. Neil was most recently SVP, Capital Markets at Radius Equipment... Read Story
May 12, 2017, 07:17 AM


Sertant, an investor in equipment lease transactions originated exclusively through third party originators, has filled a key executive level position by adding Jeffrey Macartney as its CFO. With more than 30 years of equipment finance experience in... Read Story
May 11, 2017, 07:10 AM


Marlin Business Services announced that it has promoted Daniel Castellini to Senior Vice President.In his new role, Castellini will have responsibility for companywide product management. Castellini will lead and coordinate efforts around the... Read Story
May 09, 2017, 07:10 AM


Stonebriar Commercial Finance announced that Russell Murray has joined the company as Managing Director of Originations - Canada. Based in Toronto, Russell will manage both direct and indirect originations efforts throughout Canada. Prior to joining... Read Story
May 08, 2017, 07:15 AM


Anu Sachdeva is a Strategic and Operational leader with senior management experience in Genpact ($2.5B GE spin off,  professional services provider across various industry verticals including Equipment Finance) as well as with GE Capital's Commercial... Read Story
May 08, 2017, 07:00 AM


Wintrust Commercial Finance (WCF), a part of Wintrust Financial, announced that Brian Derusha has joined the division’s Asset Management Department as senior vice president.“Many of us at Wintrust Commercial Finance have worked with Brian in previous... Read Story
May 05, 2017, 07:10 AM


Hitachi Capital America announced that Kirk Mann has been hired as the new Senior Vice President and General Manager of the company’s Transportation Finance division. Mann is replacing industry veteran Bob Otto, who has been leading the division... Read Story
May 05, 2017, 07:08 AM


Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation and Peapack-Gladstone Bank are proud to introduce a new team of private bankers and the opening of Peapack Capital Corporation, the newest subsidiary of the Bank, which will focus on equipment finance and... Read Story
May 04, 2017, 07:23 AM


Madison Capital announced the addition of Brent Baron as its Director of Originations. Brent brings over 35 years of experience in the financing industry and will lead the growth of Madison’s originations throughout the U.S. The Chairman of Madison... Read Story
May 03, 2017, 07:09 AM


UniFi Equipment Finance announces the addition of Tony McHugh as Portfolio, Asset and IT Manager. McHugh comes to UniFi with more than 20 years of experience within the credit management industry, serving customers both nationally and internationally... Read Story
May 03, 2017, 07:06 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that Matthew Bova has been named equipment finance officer, business banking team. In this role, Bova will lead equipment financing activities in Cleveland, Akron, and Canton, Ohio.“Matt has been a leader in the... Read Story
May 02, 2017, 08:05 AM


Sterling National Bank, the principal subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp announced that Judy Diamant has joined its Municipal & Non-Profit Banking Team as Vice President and Managing Director. Diamant will be based at Sterling’s Yonkers office and will... Read Story
May 02, 2017, 07:37 AM


MUFG Union Bank, N.A. (Union Bank) announced four appointments within the Small Business Administration Lending group. Craig Cornwell, Billy Szeto, Jeff Theiler, and Sam Vichattu join as Vice Presidents reporting to Kirsten (Didi) Hakes, head of the... Read Story
April 27, 2017, 06:59 AM


Advantage Funding has named Joseph Deriu as the company’s new chief operating officer.   Deriu’s background is in high-production, technology-enabled environments. At First Data Corporation, he was the vice president leading technology-strategy and... Read Story
April 27, 2017, 06:54 AM


Beacon Funding announced a handful of strategic promotions and the appointment of new hires to their growing leadership team.Leading the strategic design is the promotion of Mark Belanger to Executive Vice President/Chief Operations Officer. As... Read Story
April 26, 2017, 07:15 AM


Lease Corporation of America (LCA) has hired Jeffery Sugg as Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President. Sugg replaces LCA CFO, SVP Theodore Katikos, who is retiring in June. With 30 years of experience, Sugg is a seasoned financial professional... Read Story
April 26, 2017, 07:10 AM


American Lease Insurance Agency Corporation (ALI) has named Michael Simard to the position of sales director. In this role, Simard will focus on developing ALI’s offering of commercial vehicle insurance. “American Lease Insurance already provides... Read Story
April 26, 2017, 06:18 AM


AmeriQuest Business Services announced that Kurt Kusche has joined the company as Vice President of Financial Services. Kusche will report directly to Pat Gaskins, Senior Vice President of Financial Services for AmeriQuest. Kusche comes to AmeriQuest... Read Story
April 25, 2017, 07:08 AM


Dick Post has joined Hancock and Whitney Bank in Florida’s Tampa Bay region as vice president of the company’s Equipment Finance team. “As our Equipment Finance team continues to grow across our footprint, the trend demands experienced professionals... Read Story
April 25, 2017, 07:00 AM


Signature Bank announced that several new executive sales officers have joined Signature Financial LLC, the Bank’s specialty equipment finance subsidiary. The appointment of four new officers brings the total of Signature Financial’s direct sales... Read Story
April 24, 2017, 07:14 AM


BMO Harris Equipment Finance (“BMO EFC”) announced  that Tom Sbordone has assumed the role of National Sales Manager and Managing Director for the BMO Harris Equipment Finance Company.  In this new role, reporting to BMO EFC President Jud Snyder, Tom... Read Story
April 24, 2017, 06:55 AM


Jeffrey Hecktman, Chairman and CEO of Hilco Global, announced the appointment of Paul Feehan as Chief Financial Officer at the international financial services holding company. Feehan will be responsible for managing the finance operation for the... Read Story
April 21, 2017, 07:15 AM


Isuzu Finance of America (IFAI), the captive finance company for Isuzu Commercial Trucks of America, has hired Steve Lanahan as district sales manager, Central U.S.Lanahan brings to IFAI 25 years of truck finance experience. Prior to joining IFAI... Read Story
April 21, 2017, 07:06 AM


First National Capital Corporation (FNCC), a full-service commercial equipment and aviation finance provider, has announced  two significant promotions with the appointment of Steve Enyeart as President and Peter Leyenaar as Sr. Vice President of... Read Story
April 19, 2017, 04:00 PM


Priority One Financial Services, the recreational industry’s oldest and largest F&I outsourcing provider, announced that Tom Newell has moved into Priority One’s equipment finance division. Newell is no stranger to Priority One as he has served in... Read Story
April 19, 2017, 07:15 AM


Beacon Funding announced the promotion of Toby McDonough to President and the appointment of Ken Karpel as Vice President of Sales. McDonough will be responsible for leading and directing the Beacon Funding team with the support of Karpel and other... Read Story
April 18, 2017, 08:00 AM


Maynards Industries Valuation Division announced that Michael R. Ostrom, ASA has joined the company's valuation team as Director of Valuation Services for the West Coast.Ostrom brings over 15 years appraisal experience to Maynards Industries. He has... Read Story
April 18, 2017, 06:38 AM


CIT Group announced that John Fawcett has been named executive vice president and chief financial officer. He will succeed CFO Carol Hayles who has decided to pursue other opportunities. Fawcett will join the company as an advisor on April 17, 2017... Read Story
April 14, 2017, 07:12 AM


Marlin Business Services announced that it has hired Timothy L. Bonagura, Michael K. Stanley and Matthew D. Manning, an experienced direct sales team that will focus exclusively on offering Marlin’s full suite of credit products and services directly... Read Story
April 13, 2017, 07:24 AM


Nations Equipment Finance (“NEF”) announced the appointment of Susan O’Donovan as Chief Financial Officer. Susan joins Nations with over 15 years of asset management experience and 10 years of structuring and securitizing specialty finance portfolios... Read Story
April 13, 2017, 07:19 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced the promotion of Dean Gestal to equipment finance officer, business banking team. In this role, Gestal will lead equipment financing activities in and around Cincinnati, Columbus and Dayton, Ohio.Gestal joined the Key... Read Story
April 13, 2017, 07:16 AM


FinanceApp, private label vendor finance platform, announced the addition of Dan Michalek as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. As the founder of PayNet, Inc., Michalek brings decades of finance and business lending experience to the... Read Story
April 12, 2017, 07:10 AM


ECN Capital Corp. announced that Donna Toth and Carol Goldman have been appointed to the Company’s board of directors to sit as independent directors effective April 10, 2017.Ms. Toth has been a Corporate Director of LOGiQ Asset Management Inc. since... Read Story
April 11, 2017, 07:00 AM


Wells Fargo & Company announced that David Marks has been named head of Wells Fargo Capital Finance, the bank’s asset-based lending unit.  In his role, Marks will oversee the core business groups of Capital Finance, which provides traditional... Read Story
April 10, 2017, 07:16 AM


Accruit, LLC, a nationwide financial technology company and provider of qualified intermediary and escrow services, announced the promotion of Tracey Wilson to vice president of business solutions. Wilson joined Accruit as director of exchange... Read Story
April 07, 2017, 06:00 AM


Nations Equipment Finance reported that Tom Fanelli, Chief Risk Officer will be retiring from Nations Equipment Finance after fifty years in the Equipment Finance Industry. Tom started in the equipment finance business in 1967 as a collector with... Read Story
April 05, 2017, 07:19 AM


GSG Financial announced this week the addition of Michael Winstead as Relationship Manager. Winstead will be responsible for developing and expanding relationships in GSG’s Diversified Industrial vertical throughout the Southeast. He will report to... Read Story
April 05, 2017, 07:05 AM


AP Equipment Financing announced the hiring of Nick Gibbens as Senior Vice President of Vendor Finance. Gibbens will be responsible for the exploration and development of new market segments to AP. Gibbens' primary objective is the establishment of... Read Story
April 05, 2017, 07:01 AM


Sertant Capital, an investor in equipment lease transactions originated exclusively through third party originators, has filled two key positions with leasing industry veterans who will support the Business Development and Credit & Fulfillment... Read Story
April 05, 2017, 07:00 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance announced that Christopher Kelly has joined the company as the Director of Sales of its newly launched Construction Division. In this role, Mr. Kelly will be responsible to develop ENGS into a nationally recognized market... Read Story
April 04, 2017, 07:19 AM


44 Business Capital, a Division of Berkshire Bank announces the hiring of Daniel O’Meara of Parker, Colorado, as First Vice President, SBA Lending for the Denver market. O’Meara has over 21 years of experience originating SBA loans for owners of... Read Story
March 31, 2017, 07:03 AM


Crossroads Equipment Lease & Finance announced Luis Rodriguez has joined the company to manage vendor relationships in the Inland Empire area of Southern California.Rodriguez comes to Crossroads with experience in both the automotive and trucking... Read Story
March 30, 2017, 07:02 AM


Wintrust Commercial Finance (WCF) announced that Justin Clark has joined the company’s Capital Markets team as Vice President.  Clark, who will report to Tom Forbes, Senior Vice President of Capital Markets, will be located in WCF’s Frisco... Read Story
March 28, 2017, 07:20 AM


Madison Capital announced the addition of Tim Genco as Corporate Administrator. Tim will work out of corporate headquarters in Owings Mills and his areas of responsibility include application processing, funding, documentation and general business... Read Story
March 27, 2017, 07:03 AM


Huntington Bancshares announced that Andy Harmening is joining the company as Senior Executive Vice President, Consumer and Business Banking Leader, following the retirement of Mary Navarro.Harmening, an industry veteran and Midwest native, will join... Read Story
March 24, 2017, 07:18 AM


William H. Besgen “Bill”, Sr. Advisor/Vice Chairman Emeritus and former Vice Chairman, President and Board Director of Hitachi Capital America Corp. “HCA”, announced he will be retiring from HCA on March 31, 2017, the end of its fiscal year.Besgen... Read Story
March 23, 2017, 07:22 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance announced that Tom Miller has joined its Industrial Equipment Division as Director of Sales. In this role, Mr. Miller will be responsible for the leadership of the Industrial Equipment Sales team, growing the sales team, and... Read Story
March 22, 2017, 07:04 AM


Hitachi Capital America Vendor Services (HCA Vendor Services) has promoted Statton Summers to their newly created Sales Operations Coordinator position. In his new role, Summers will be a liaison between the sales and operations staff. He will... Read Story
March 22, 2017, 07:04 AM


MB Equipment Finance announced Brett Hewitt has joined as Vice President of its new office - located just west of Austin, Texas. This office marks the group’s second location in Texas, in addition to its existing Dallas/Fort Worth office. In less... Read Story
March 21, 2017, 07:19 AM


Tamarack has filled four new positions with leasing experts who will support increased demand and help implement Tamarack’s Lease/Loan Origination Accelerator on Salesforce.With more than 20 years of equipment finance experience, Rhonda Van Vark... Read Story
March 21, 2017, 07:15 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance announced the addition of new team members to the company’s Factoring Division, ENGS Commercial Capital (‘ECC’). Joining the company are Nicole Montrone, Vice President, Sales; Leslye Campos, Vice President, Operations;... Read Story
March 21, 2017, 07:12 AM


Gateway One Lending & Finance, LLC (Gateway One), a subsidiary of TCF National Bank and an indirect subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation, announced the appointment of Todd A. Pierson as president, Gateway One Lending & Finance and Andrew B. Sturm... Read Story
March 20, 2017, 07:20 AM


ECN Capital Corp. announced the appointment of Grier Colter as Chief Financial Officer, succeeding Michel Béland.Mr. Colter, 43, initially joined ECN Capital as Executive Vice President, Finance in January 2017, bringing over 20 years of finance... Read Story
March 16, 2017, 07:12 AM


Michael A. DeBernardi, a financial services executive with proven expertise in managing corporate growth, sales, credit risk and financial analysis, has joined The Alta Group, a global consultancy dedicated to equipment leasing and finance. He... Read Story
March 16, 2017, 07:05 AM


CIT Group announced that CIT Capital Equipment Financing has added several new members to its team. "We continue to build our team to be a best-in-class originations group in the capital equipment sector," said Eric Miller, group head and managing... Read Story
March 15, 2017, 07:16 AM


KLC Financial promoted Spencer Thomas to president of KLC Financial, Inc.  Thomas, previously executive vice president, will continue to lead revenue growth for the organization.“Spencer has been a great contributor to our success and a stalwart... Read Story
March 15, 2017, 07:02 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that Evan Harvie has joined the industrial equipment team as leasing manager. In this role, Harvie will be responsible for assisting and developing new finance programs, and for supporting manufacturer and vendor... Read Story
March 14, 2017, 07:09 AM


Mike Rogers and Kevin Lombardo have joined the capital markets team at Citizens Asset Finance.Rogers is an experienced financial services/capital markets professional and a 28-year veteran of GE Capital supporting the Capital Markets Group and GE’s... Read Story
March 13, 2017, 07:19 AM


Stonebriar Commercial Finance ("SCF") announced that Jason Muncy has joined the company as Director of Funding & Investor Relations where he will manage SCF's corporate funding solutions including ABS issuances, and interface with SCF's debt and... Read Story
March 13, 2017, 07:15 AM


BlackRiver Business Capital announced that Stephanie Hall has joined the company as Executive Vice President to further develop and grow their third-party origination relationships and business. Hall joins BlackRiver with a wealth of experience... Read Story
March 13, 2017, 07:07 AM


Rouse Services has appointed Marc A. Eli Swirsky to the position of Vice President of Business Development. In this role, Mr. Swirsky will serve and support asset-based lenders, business leaders, equity investors and other key stakeholders in the... Read Story
March 09, 2017, 07:15 AM


LeasePlan USA has announced Michelle Davis as new regional sales vice president for the Southeast.Davis has more than 12 years of successful fleet experience, including 11 years at Enterprise Fleet Management as a senior account manager. Most... Read Story
March 09, 2017, 07:08 AM


Trailcon Leasing announced that Brian Jones has been promoted to Regional Manager, Western Canada. In his new capacity, he will oversee the sales, operations, and administration for Trailcon's three western branches - Surrey, BC; Calgary, AB.; and... Read Story
March 09, 2017, 06:24 AM


KLC Financial announced that Shannon Smith has been promoted to Vice President.Smith will continue to be responsible for leading KLC’s equipment finance credit and operations divisions.President and CEO Marc Keepman said, “I am excited to promote... Read Story
March 08, 2017, 07:07 AM


ZRG Partners has added Mark Cusick to head up a new division, called Orca Talent. As Division President, Mark will lead this growing Sales Optimization business, which is addressing the global problem of sales force hiring and productivity.Mark... Read Story
March 08, 2017, 07:04 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that Susan Krieger has joined the company as vice president, bank channel. In this role, Krieger will support KeyBank commercial banking teams in western Pennsylvania and Erie, as well as support Key Equipment Finance... Read Story
March 07, 2017, 07:15 AM


Sterling National Bank, the principal subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp (STL), announced that Mark Cargo has joined the bank's Public Sector Finance team as Managing Director and Vice President. Cargo will report to Michael Horkey, Senior Managing... Read Story
March 07, 2017, 07:08 AM


Stonebriar Commercial Finance announced that Dean Waters has joined the company as Managing Director of Originations covering the Southeast Region. Based in Atlanta, GA, Waters will manage Stonebriar Commercial Finance's direct originations efforts... Read Story
March 03, 2017, 07:15 AM


Fifth Third Bancorp has added three regional relationship managers to its growing Commercial Equipment Financing group, demonstrating an ongoing commitment to provide a variety of financing options for equipment, vehicles, facilities and more for... Read Story
March 02, 2017, 07:19 AM


Jordan Stowe has joined CG Commercial Finance as Account Manager, Affiliate Channel.   He will be developing business with third party originators in CGCF’s expanding Affiliate Channel for transactions from $500K-$100MM. Previously, Stowe was Sales... Read Story
March 02, 2017, 07:10 AM


TD Bank has appointed Ted Hopkinson as Head of U.S. Corporate and Specialty Banking, reporting to TD Bank Chief Operating Officer Greg Braca.   Based in Philadelphia, PA., Hopkinson directs the U.S. strategy for Corporate Banking, in partnership with... Read Story
March 01, 2017, 07:36 AM


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), announced it has taken a significant step in enhancing its Asset-Based Finance (ABF) business in the Americas by hiring Edward Gately as a Managing Director to lead the group. MUFG’s ABF franchise specializes in... Read Story
March 01, 2017, 07:34 AM


TCF Equipment Finance (TCFEF), a division of TCF National Bank which is a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) announced the appointment of Neil Bennett as national finance manager for its airport ground support equipment  Bennett has more... Read Story
March 01, 2017, 07:15 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that Dan Fry has joined the company as vice president, municipal vendor sales. In this role, Fry will lead sales efforts for the company’s municipal vendor account executives and inside sales team, as well as support... Read Story
February 24, 2017, 07:06 AM


Marlin Business Services announced that it has promoted Kathleen M. McGurk to Vice President, Indirect Funding Platform (IFP) and Alliance Development.McGurk will assume responsibility for the recently acquired Horizon Keystone Financial Group, an... Read Story
February 23, 2017, 07:15 AM


Scott Grady, president of Crestmark Equipment Finance (CEF), announced two new hires at the Bloomfield Hills, Michigan-based company.Robert W. Leonard, managing director of Indirect Originations at CEF, is based in Bloomfield Hills, and reports to... Read Story
February 22, 2017, 07:20 AM


Alfa, global supplier of asset and automotive finance software and consultancy services, is delighted to announce the return of Ciarán Hevey to the company as a Director.Having begun his career with Alfa (then known as CHP Consulting), Ciarán has... Read Story
February 21, 2017, 07:00 AM


Embraer announced the appointment of Michael Amalfitano as the President and CEO of its Executive Jets business unit. Amalfitano will succeed Marco Tulio Pellegrini, who will assume another leadership position to be announced soon. The change will... Read Story
February 17, 2017, 07:19 AM


North Mill Equipment Finance announced several executive and management promotions.David Lee has been named as Chairman and CEO of North Mill Equipment Finance. Mr. Lee is also CEO of Colford Capital, North Mill’s parent company. Mr. Lee has over 30... Read Story
February 16, 2017, 07:15 AM


Quiktrak, a Bureau Veritas group company, announced that Bret Quiring has joined the company as Director of Sales. He will report to Kim Plutte, Chief Customer Officer of Quiktrak. As Quiktrak continues to expand its presence in the wholesale and... Read Story
February 16, 2017, 07:00 AM


Baycap announced the addition of Charles Davis to their team. Davis brings a transparent, solutions-oriented, relationship-driven, approach to meeting the equipment finance needs of growing businesses. Davis will be developing direct customer, and... Read Story
February 16, 2017, 06:41 AM


Baycap announced the hiring of Marshal Lebovits. Lebovits has almost 30 years of experience in the secured financing industry having worked in the vendor finance, equipment leasing, commercial banking and asset based lending sectors. Lebovits will be... Read Story
February 14, 2017, 03:00 PM


LeasePlan USA announced Jeffrey Schlesinger as the company’s new president and chief executive officer. He comes to LeasePlan with 30 years of financial services experience, the last eight years in fleet industry leadership.As LeasePlan USA’s new... Read Story
February 14, 2017, 07:26 AM


Advantage Funding has named Lisa Lersner as CEO and President. She brings more than 25 years of financial services experience to the post. Lersner most recently held the role of CFO of CapitalSpring, a registered investment advisor with both a... Read Story
February 13, 2017, 07:17 AM


The Alta Group announced that James R. Jackson, Jr. has been promoted to managing director to lead the consultancy’s merger & acquisition advisory practice in the United States, while Bruce Kropschot will continue as a senior managing director... Read Story
February 13, 2017, 07:08 AM


First South Bank, a wholly-owned banking subsidiary of First South Bancorp, Inc. announced that John Okerson has been selected as the new Director of Leasing for the Bank's subsidiary, First South Leasing. John Okerson will succeed the leadership... Read Story
February 10, 2017, 07:08 AM


Baseball legend Wally Joyner has joined Onset Financial as a Vice President of Strategic Development. Joyner has served on the Board of Directors since 2009. Now he will serve in a full-time role, working with Onset’s seasoned management team. “Onset... Read Story
February 10, 2017, 07:05 AM


KeyBank  announced that Jamie Warder has been named Head of Business Banking. Most recently serving as President of USAA Bank, Warder joins KeyBank to continue its growth and focus on business clients with up to $10 million in revenue. As part of the... Read Story
February 09, 2017, 08:00 AM


The board of directors of Sasser Family Holdings, Inc., (Sasser) announced that it has elected Jeff Walsh, formerly the company's COO, to be CEO effective February 15.  Walsh will replace Fred Sasser, who is stepping down after 36 years as chief... Read Story
February 08, 2017, 07:30 AM


Greg Holst, President of the Aircraft Division within the 1st Source Bank Specialty Finance Group, announced the addition of Michael C. Francis as Vice President and Relationship Sales Officer.Francis is a business aviation professional with more... Read Story
February 07, 2017, 07:05 AM


Glaukos Corporation, an ophthalmic medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of breakthrough products and procedures designed to transform the treatment of glaucoma, announced that Joseph E. Gilliam will join the... Read Story
February 06, 2017, 07:00 AM


Madison Capital announced the promotion of Nancy Pistorio as President-elect of Madison Capital.  The transition is expected to be completed this Spring.  A longtime partner in the firm with over 30 years of experience at Madison Capital, including... Read Story
February 01, 2017, 07:10 AM


Crestmark President and COO Mick Goik announced the promotion of 18 individuals: Joseph Civitella, Jenna Comaty, Ryan Coughlin, Brandi N. Davie, Jennifer Dugan, Janeé Dyer, Carolyn Foote, Jayne Hannington, Zach McDonald, David Menoian, Laura Nardi... Read Story
February 01, 2017, 07:00 AM


Celtic Bank announced that Michael Fosmark is heading its new Specialty Commercial Finance Division. This new department brings together several established lines of business within the bank, including Leasing & Equipment Finance, Construction... Read Story
January 31, 2017, 07:19 AM


First Financial Corporate Services, Inc. (FFCSI), announced that leasing industry veteran Patricia Clifford has re-joined the company as Syndication Manager.  In her new role, Clifford will manage key relationships with existing syndication partners... Read Story
January 31, 2017, 07:16 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that David Lempko has joined the company as senior vice president, middle market sales director. In this role, Lempko will develop a systematic approach to new client acquisition and lead a team of middle market... Read Story
January 27, 2017, 07:15 AM


Triumph Business Capital, member of the Triumph Bancorp group and provider of working capital financing solutions to small and medium sized businesses, tannounced the addition of Robert P. Gole as Vice President Business Development Officer. Gole... Read Story
January 26, 2017, 07:12 AM


CSI Leasing recently announced two officer promotions during its annual winter sales meetings. Craig Ault, executive vice president of sales and marketing and director of global sales training and development. Previously executive vice president of... Read Story
January 25, 2017, 07:19 AM


United Leasing and Finance Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Martha Ahlers announced new leadership roles within the organization for two highly successful executives in the financing industry. Lee Bergeron joins ULF in the role of Vice... Read Story
January 25, 2017, 07:10 AM


PNC Bank announced the appointment of Jennifer LaClair to lead PNC’s Business Banking team.Based in Pittsburgh, LaClair is responsible for leading one of the largest domestic business banks. She was most recently chief financial officer of PNC’s... Read Story
January 24, 2017, 07:18 AM


Debbie Worthen is a household name in Utah. She’s dominated local TV on Utah’s No. 1 television station for the last 15 years. During that time, she also made appearances on CNN and the CBS Morning News. She has been recognized numerous times by the... Read Story
January 20, 2017, 06:32 AM


Burk Reynolds has been named Chief Operations Officer (COO) at VFI Corporate Finance, a Utah equipment-leasing company primarily involved in leasing capital assets throughout North America. Reynolds joined VFI in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO)... Read Story
January 19, 2017, 07:15 AM


JetLease Capital (JLC) announced the addition of Kenneth Parzygnat to their team. The company also announed that  Parzygnat has successfully closed his second transaction since joining the JetLease Capital team.Parzygnat has served in financial... Read Story
January 19, 2017, 07:10 AM


White Clarke Group announced the addition of Julie Weems to their North American team as Vice President, Marketing for the Americas. Julie Weems, a marketing veteran in the auto finance industry, joins White Clarke Group as part of their continued... Read Story
January 19, 2017, 07:00 AM


CIT Group announced the appointment of Paul Tufaro as Executive Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, effective immediately. Tufaro will report to Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer Robert Rowe. "Paul's vast experience leading... Read Story
January 18, 2017, 07:30 AM


UniFi Equipment Finance announced two team members: Laurie Blazek, Collections Manager in the UniFi portfolio management team and James Paszko, Credit Analyst in the UniFi credit and underwriting team.Blazek comes to UniFi with over eight years of... Read Story
January 18, 2017, 07:10 AM


SunTrust Equipment Finance & Leasing Corp. named Chris Pagel Vice President – Originations of the Tennessee market and its contiguous states and will be responsible for Commercial and Not-for-Profit & Government clients.  Pagel joins SunTrust with... Read Story
January 18, 2017, 07:00 AM


In a strategic move to execute the new direction to position the company as one of the world’s leading aviation leasing businesses, CDB Aviation Lease Finance (“CDBALF”), the aircraft leasing unit of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Co.... Read Story
January 17, 2017, 08:01 AM


Daniel G. Morse of The Alta Group has announced his retirement following an extensive career in equipment leasing and finance markets and consulting. He specialized in health care equipment, technology equipment, and construction and material... Read Story
January 16, 2017, 07:19 AM


Velocity Vehicle Group has hired Howard Shiebler to lead Crossroads Equipment Leasing and Finance, LLC.“Howard brings a leadership and entrepreneurship background that will help us grow and diversify our Crossroads business,” said Brad Fauvre... Read Story
January 13, 2017, 07:10 AM


Marlin Business Services Corp. has named Louis E. Maslowe as Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer.In his new role as Marlin’s Chief Credit Officer, Maslowe will have responsibility for managing all of Marlin’s underwriting practices... Read Story
January 10, 2017, 07:20 AM


ECN Capital announced that it has appointed Michel Béland to the position of Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective immediately.Mr. Béland has served continuously as the Chief Financial Officer of Element Financial Corporation since July... Read Story
January 10, 2017, 07:15 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance announced that Chris Johanneson has joined the company as the Transportation Division Director of Sales, Eastern U.S. In this role,  Johanneson will manage and grow ENGS’s East Coast Sales team and refine the company’s product... Read Story
January 10, 2017, 07:05 AM


Element Fleet Management announced the appointment of Samir Zabaneh as Chief Financial Officer of the Company effective immediately.“I welcome Samir Zabaneh as a valuable addition to Element’s Executive Leadership Team. Samir brings significant... Read Story
January 10, 2017, 07:00 AM


Webster Bank announced that Samuel Hanna, senior vice president, director, Webster Capital Finance, has been promoted and will now lead Middle Market Banking at Webster Bank. He succeeds Christopher Motl, who was promoted to executive vice president... Read Story
January 06, 2017, 07:15 AM


LeaseQ, an online marketplace connecting business owners, equipment sellers, and lenders to make selling and financing equipment fast and easy, welcomes John Caruso as vice president, funding operations. With more than 35 years of experience in... Read Story
January 05, 2017, 07:25 AM


ENGS Commercial Finance Co. announced that Tania Daniel has joined the company as the Managing Director of its newly launched Factoring Division. In this role, Ms. Daniel will be responsible to develop ENGS’s Factoring Division into a nationally... Read Story
January 04, 2017, 07:07 AM


Scott Grady, president of Crestmark Equipment Finance (CEF), based in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, announced the promotion of Chris Emge to Western Division sales manager. In his new role, Emge oversees a team of experienced business development... Read Story
January 04, 2017, 07:04 AM


Francis J. (Fran) Maier Jr. and Abraham I. (Abe) Schwartzbard have joined The Alta Group to expand the firm’s equipment finance consulting services for managed solutions transactions, vendor/captive programs and sales development and training, CEO... Read Story
January 03, 2017, 07:10 AM


GSG Financial announced the addition of Auston Bennett as VP of Sales, focusing on Business Development. Auston will be responsible for maintaining our major account partnerships and growing our outsourced captive vendor relationships. He will report... Read Story
January 03, 2017, 07:00 AM


Crestmark President and COO Mick Goik announced the promotion of four individuals: Steven Turkish, John Trendell II, Lisa Beattie, and Troy Myers.Goik said, “In our 20th year of helping small- and medium-sized businesses, I’m proud to say that in... Read Story
December 29, 2016, 07:45 AM


Navitas Credit Corp. announced the promotion of Debra Jones to lead its RLC Funding Division.  As Senior Vice President, Debra will expand her responsibilities by assuming oversight of the RLC Division.  RLC offers equipment financing solutions to... Read Story
December 28, 2016, 07:17 AM


Following the previous announcement of changes and appointments in Caterpillar’s Executive Office, and due to the retirement of two long-serving vice presidents, Caterpillar Inc. announced its Board of Directors has appointed three new vice... Read Story
December 27, 2016, 07:15 AM


First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (“First Midwest” or the “Company”) announced today the appointment of Patrick S. Barrett, age 52, as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of both the Company and First Midwest Bank, effective January 5... Read Story
December 22, 2016, 07:18 AM


Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers announces that Terry Dolan, President, U.S. and Latin America, will be leaving the company effective December 31, 2016.  "I would like to thank Terry for his contributions to the company and wish him much success in his... Read Story
December 22, 2016, 07:15 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that Lori Maxon has joined the company as equipment finance officer, business bank team. In this role, Maxon will lead equipment financing activities for eastern and central regions of New York.Maxon brings more than16... Read Story
December 20, 2016, 07:10 AM


DLL announced the appointments of Rod Versteegh as President of the Food & Agriculture Global Business Unit and Neal Garnett as President of the Construction, Transportation & Industrial Global Business Unit. Both appointments are effective January 1... Read Story
December 15, 2016, 07:20 AM


Key Equipment Finance announced that Traci Stadler has joined the company as equipment finance officer, business bank team. In this role, Stadler will lead equipment financing activities for western regions of New York and Pennsylvania.Stadler spent... Read Story
December 15, 2016, 07:10 AM


Crestmark President and COO Mick Goik announced the promotion of Ray Morandell to executive vice president, national sales director. “Crestmark has marked its 20th year of helping small- and medium-sized businesses access the funding they need to... Read Story
December 15, 2016, 07:02 AM


Exchange Bank announced the addition of Maxwell Cash as their new Leasing & Business Finance Officer, responsible for opening Exchange Bank's San Francisco office, located in the heart of the Financial District. Maxwell comes to Exchange Bank from... Read Story
December 14, 2016, 07:16 AM


CIT Group announced the appointment of Gina Proia as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Communications Officer. Proia will serve on the company’s Executive Management Committee and report directly to Chief Executive Officer Ellen R.... Read Story
December 14, 2016, 07:15 AM


Rita Cook was announced as a Managing Director and head of the Midwest Middle Market Region for Global Commercial Banking (GCB) at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.  Based in Chicago, she leads a team of bankers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan... Read Story
December 14, 2016, 06:40 AM


Sterling National Bank, the principal subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp, announced that Lindy Baldwin has joined the bank's Franchise Finance team as Managing Director, Franchise Finance and Vice President. She will report to Keith Smith, Senior... Read Story
December 13, 2016, 07:15 AM


First Midwest Bank announced that it has hired four veteran bankers to further the Bank’s strategic expansion of its existing healthcare business.In making the announcement, Mark G. Sander, President of First Midwest Bank said, “We are pleased to... Read Story
December 09, 2016, 07:17 AM


Irontrax announced the addition of industry veteran, Vince Lorenz to the firm. Lorenz  was raised working in the construction equipment business. One of five brothers, his family owned and operated a construction equipment dealership for over 70... Read Story
December 09, 2016, 07:11 AM


Arvest Bank announced that Eric Bunnell has been promoted from senior vice president and sales manager to president of Arvest Equipment Finance (AEF).Bunnell, a Certified Lease & Finance Professional who is a member of the CLFP Board of Directors... Read Story
December 08, 2016, 07:05 AM


Sterling National Bank, the principal subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp (STL), announced that Prakash Chonkar has joined the bank's commercial banking team as Managing Director and Vice President in the bank's corporate office in Montebello. He will... Read Story
December 07, 2016, 07:09 AM


Signature Bank announced  the appointment of several new private client banking professionals, who joined existing banking teams. Pasquale (Pat) Loporcaro was named Group Director and Vice President at the Bank’s Staten Island (Hylan Blvd.) private... Read Story
December 07, 2016, 07:00 AM


Hitachi Capital America corporation’s President and GM of Automotive Finance, Robert C. Otto, will be retiring from the company in 2017.  Bob’s planned departure completes a remarkable 44-year career in the automotive industry, which began at GMC and... Read Story
December 05, 2016, 07:12 AM


36th Street Capital Partners, an independent provider of alternative funding solutions for the equipment financing industry, announced the appointment of Jennifer L. Olsen as Senior Credit Analyst effective immediately.The appointment of Olsen... Read Story
December 05, 2016, 07:07 AM


Pawnee Leasing Corporation has named Paul J. Phillips as its Business Development Manager.  The role is new to the organization and will provide enhanced tactical and strategic focus towards the Company’s development and expansion of the Company’s... Read Story
December 05, 2016, 06:32 AM


Advantage Funding, announced the hiring of Scott Burnett to broaden sales in the company’s Class-8, vocational-truck and tow-truck financing business. As Regional Sales Manager, Burnett will handle accounts in South Florida, portions of North Florida... Read Story
December 02, 2016, 07:00 AM


Asset Finance consulting and services partnership Invigors EMEA LLP, the European arm of The Alta Group, announced that Kieran O’Brien, formerly Operations Director at Cisco Capital EMEAR, has joined the firm as an Associate, based out of Dublin... Read Story
December 02, 2016, 06:54 AM


CIT Group appointed Steve Solk as President of CIT Consumer Banking and President, California, effective immediately. This is in addition to his current responsibilities as President of CIT Business Capital and as a member of CIT Group’s Executive... Read Story
December 01, 2016, 07:15 AM


Daimler Truck Financial, a unit of Mercedes-Benz Financial Services USA LLC, announced Tobias Waldeck has been named Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Remarketing for Daimler Truck Financial, effective immediately. Daimler Truck Financial... Read Story
November 30, 2016, 07:15 AM


Mick Goik, president and chief operating officer of Crestmark Bank, recently announced the promotions of three employees at its corporate headquarters in Troy: Josh Beauvais was promoted to vice president, special assistant to Chief Credit Officer... Read Story
November 29, 2016, 07:15 AM


Advantage Funding announced that Chris Zeller will serve as Central Representative for Jerr-Dan Financial Solutions (JDFS). Jerr-Dan Corporation and Advantage Funding announced the new finance and leasing program earlier this month. Through JDFS... Read Story
November 23, 2016, 06:47 AM


Equipment financing leader Richard Barry has been named President at Merchants Bank Equipment Finance (MBEF), according to Rodney R. Nelson, CEO of Merchants Financial Group, Inc. (MFGI). Barry started November 14, allowing him time to work alongside... Read Story